Diagnosis and Management of Headache disorders in primary care

Category
Medical and Dental Sciences
Date(s)
Friday 28th November 2014 (09:00-16:30)
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Course Summary

This one day course aims to provide an evidence based approach to the challenges of diagnosis and management of headaches. It provides a unique opportunity to interact with the experts on a wide range of causes of headache.

Learning Objectives

  • An understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of migraine, tension-type headache and medication overuse headache
  • How to investigate and when to refer headache disorders
  • An understanding of how to recognise rarer headache disorders and knowledge of how they are treated

Speakers

Professor Carl E Clarke – Professor of Clinical Neurology, UoB & Honorary Consultant Neurologist, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS trust

Dr Alexandra Sinclair – NIHR Clinician Scientist, UoB & Consultant Neurologist UHB

Sister Julie Edwards – Clinical Nurse Specialist for Headaches, Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

Course Details

Duration
One day

Location
Primary care clinical sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT 

Is this course accredited? 
This is a 1 day CPD accredited course.

Fees
£150.00 per person  

How to apply
For further details contact Tamara Ball
Tel: 0121 414 3281
Email: t.c.ball@bham.ac.uk