The 2018 Migraine World Summit is scheduled to take place April 18-26.  The numerous presenters appear to be mostly academics covering the latest in migraine research.

Presentations can be viewed online free-of-charge during the course of the conference but advanced registration is required.  After the conference has completed access to the presentations will require payment.

UPDATE:

The 2018 Migraine World Summit schedule is now available.

The Summit starts each day at 9am Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) New York, USA. The talks will be available for 24 hours until the next day’s session begins. You may watch the day’s sessions in any order you wish for those available that day.

DAY 1 | APRIL 18, 2018 | ESSENTIALS

  • The Keys to Finding New Treatments Peter Goadsby MD
  • Aging with Migraine: Changes and Long Term Effects Allan Purdy MD
  • How Migraine Affects Your Mood: Anxiety & Depression Dawn C. Buse PhD
  • Tips to Ensure You’re Getting the Best Care Possible Timothy R. Smith MD

DAY 2 | APRIL 19, 2018 | UNDERSTANDING

  • The Mechanics of a Migraine in the Brain and Body David Dodick MD
  • Understanding the Gut-Brain Connection in Migraine Trupti Gokani MD
  • When Headaches Can Be Fatal: Warning Signs to Watch For William B. Young MD
  • Migraine Triggers, Protectors and Severity Modifiers Alec Mian PhD

DAY 3 | APRIL 20, 2018 | TYPES & RISKS

  • 6 Medications that can Make Migraine Worse Andrew Charles MD
  • Concussions, Brain Injuries and Migraine Joel Saper MD
  • Migraine, Heart and Stroke Risk Juliana VanderPluym MD
  • Daily, Unresponsive Refractory Headache Lawrence Newman MD

DAY 4 | APRIL 21, 2018 | TRIGGERS

  • Menopause, Hormones and Migraine Anne MacGregor MD
  • Surviving Weather-Related Migraine Vince Martin MD
  • TMD/TMJ Jaw-Related Headache issues Paul Mathew MD
  • How To Navigate Family and Friends with Migraine Teri Robert

DAY 5 | APRIL 22, 2018 | SYMPTOMS

  • Visual Symptoms of Migraine and Occipital Neuralgia Kathleen Digre MD
  • Vertigo, Sinus, Allergy and other Facial Symptoms Frederick Godley MD
  • Body Pain, Allodynia and Fibromyalgia Gretchen Tietjen MD
  • Cluster Headache: One Man’s Journey Through Pain Scott Bruce

DAY 6 | APRIL 23, 2018 | ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS

  • Natural, Affordable and Free Treatments Robert Cowan MD
  • The Most Popular Treatments Patients Use Francois Cadiou
  • Using Acupressure & Acupuncture for Headache & Migraine Andrew Shubov MD
  • Treatment Spotlight: Biofeedback for Migraine Control Dawn C. Buse PhD

DAY 7 | APRIL 24, 2018 | MEDICINAL TREATMENTS

  • Treatment Spotlight: Triptans and Rebound Richard Lipton MD
  • Treatment Spotlight: Nerve Blocks & Injections Andrew Blumenfeld MD
  • Treatment Spotlight: Botox for Chronic Migraine Bronwyn Jenkins, MD
  • Treatment Spotlight: Anti CGRP Treatments for Migraine Lars Edvinsson MD
  • What to Expect at a Headache Clinic Matthew Robbins MD et al.

DAY 8 | APRIL 25, 2018 | LIVING

  • Fighting Stigma: “Coming Out” as a Person with Migraine Robert Shapiro MD
  • Good Migraine Self-Care Practices Audrey Craven
  • Applying For and Living With Disability Angie Glaser
  • How to Thrive in Your Career Despite Migraine Serene Branson

DAY 9 | APRIL 26, 2018 | HIGHLIGHTS

  • Highlights from the 2018 Migraine World Summit Paula K. Dumas & Carl Cincinnato

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