Virtual Education

june, 2020

03jun7:00 pmFacebook Live: What Cluster Patients Want You to KnowUnderstanding and treating the 'suicide' headache"7:00 pm EST

Event Details

With Ashley Hattle and Joe McKay.

Join us for an honest and real conversation about cluster headache, the most painful disease known to man. Author Ashley Hattle and INvisible Project participant Joe McKay will explain the difference between cluster and migraine, discuss treatment options, and explain their unique barriers to medical treatments.

Time

(Wednesday) 7:00 pm EST

Organizer

U.S. Pain FoundationThe U.S. Pain Foundation is the leading advocacy organization for people with pain. Its mission is to empower, educate, connect, and advocate for individuals living with chronic illness that causes pain, as well as their caregivers and clinicians. Through multiple programs and services, the U.S. Pain Foundation works to enhance the quality of life for people with pain, improve patient outcomes, address access and affordability issues, and increase public awareness and empathy for the issue of pain. The U.S. Pain Foundation is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.

06jun11:00 amPhiladelphia Virtual Education Day11:00 am EST

The Liberty Bell in Philadelphia

Event Details

With presentations from William Young, MD and Deborah Turk, with breakouts by Katie Moran, Kelly Amspacher, Diane Fox, Debora Turk and Alish Amendt, CRNP.

Time

(Saturday) 11:00 am EST

Organizer

Miles for MigraineMiles for Migraine creates live, patient-participatory events that reduce the burden of isolation and stigma for people with migraine and headache diseases, and their caregivers. It builds community by bringing people together at fun walk/runs and through educational and support programs. Miles for Migraine also has programs specifically focused on engaging and supporting adolescents. Its programs foster empowerment, increase disease awareness, teach skills to advocate for better access to treatments and raise funds for headache fellowship programs.

08jun4:00 pmIs It Really Migraine (or Did We Miss Something)?Facebook Live Interview with Dr. Deborah Friedman4:00 pm EST

Facebook live interivew with Dr. Deborah Friedman, UT Southwester Headache and Facial Pain Program

Event Details

Join us on Monday June 9 for a live interview and Q&A with Deborah Friedman, M.D., M.P.H. We’ll be talking about different types of headache disorders, getting an accurate diagnosis, and confusing terms!

A neuro-opthalmologist, Dr. Friedman is Chief of the Division of Headache Medicine at UT Southwestern and the founding Director of UT Southwestern’s Headache and Facial Pain Program. She is American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-certified, with subspecialty certification in headache medicine by the UCNS.

Dr. Friedman has published nearly 100 peer-reviewed articles, authored or co-authored 15 book chapters, and delivered more than 200 lectures and presentations related to her work. She is a fabulous speaker and this is going to be an amazing event! Please share and invite your friends!

Time

(Monday) 4:00 pm EST

Organizer

Migraine MeanderingsShoshana Lipson is a patient advocate and the founder of Migraine Meanderings, which has built a fast growing, large Facebook group which seeks to support, guide and educate people with migraine navigating the new CGRP medications FDA approved in 2018 (Aimovig, Ajovy, Emgality) as well as the new and emerging treatments (Ubrelvy, Reyvow, Vyepti, Atogepant, Rimegepant, Vazegepant, Nerivio). Shoshana collaborates with CHAMP: The Coalition for Headache & Migraine Patients, as well as other organizations and leaders who are advocates for people with migraine, and is a contributing writer for Migraine.com, US Pain Foundation and My Chronic Brain.

10jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

11jun4:00 pmResilience Strategies for MigraineA Live Interview with Margot Andersen4:00 pm EST

Resilience Strategies for Managing Migraine

Event Details

Join Margot Andersen and Shoshana Lipson this Thursday (1pm PT, 1pm MT, 3pm CT, 4pm ET, 9pm GMT.) as we talk about Resilience Strategies for Migraine! Come and share your thoughts and questions about how to not only SURVIVE life with migraine but actually THRIVE!

Margot Andersen, MSW, RYT is a wonderful public speaker and teacher who teaches short term, solution-focused mindfulness interventions that will decrease anxiety, chronic pain, and stress, providing you with lifelong skills to thrive in challenging times. Shoshana Lipson is a migraine and chronic pain patient advocate who is passionate about helping people figure out how to live with migraine with grace, determination and courage, as well as find purpose in life when living with the unfathomable. She is the founder of Hope for Migraine Community and Migraine Meanderings.

Time

(Thursday) 4:00 pm EST

Organizer

Migraine MeanderingsShoshana Lipson is a patient advocate and the founder of Migraine Meanderings, which has built a fast growing, large Facebook group which seeks to support, guide and educate people with migraine navigating the new CGRP medications FDA approved in 2018 (Aimovig, Ajovy, Emgality) as well as the new and emerging treatments (Ubrelvy, Reyvow, Vyepti, Atogepant, Rimegepant, Vazegepant, Nerivio). Shoshana collaborates with CHAMP: The Coalition for Headache & Migraine Patients, as well as other organizations and leaders who are advocates for people with migraine, and is a contributing writer for Migraine.com, US Pain Foundation and My Chronic Brain.

11jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

12jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Friday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

13jun1:30 pmResources for Migraine Management1:30 pm MST

Event Details

This program will teach participants coping strategies and methods to manage migraine and the associated stress and anxiety. Guided by Dan Kauffman, PhD, these sessions will be held on a bi-weekly basis and include topics such as relaxation of the mind and body, coping with pain, working with negative emotions and increasing happiness. This virtual program is limited to 30 participants

Time

(Saturday) 1:30 pm MST

Organizer

Danielle Byron Henry Migraine FoundationThe Foundation was established in memory of beloved daughter and sister, Danielle, who battled migraine disease for 10 years until it ultimately led to her death at the age of 17. Its mission is to increase access to care, especially for young adults and children, by educating primary care providers in the treatment of migraine. The Foundation provides support to those living with migraine through free, bi-weekly sessions of Headache School and Mindful Yoga in partnership with the University of Utah. It raises community awareness of migraine and its impact on patients, families and society through bi-annual “Shine Her Light” events.

13jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Saturday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

14jun4:00 pmPhiladelphia Virtual Teen Social4:00 pm EST

The Liberty Bell in Philadelphia

Event Details

For teens aged 14 to 18 affected by headache or migraine and their families. Teens can engage in fun activity and facilitated discussion. Registration is for teens and parents- we will have two separate events at the same time, one for TEENS ONLY and one for PARENTS ONLY. This is a virtual event via Zoom

Time

(Sunday) 4:00 pm EST

Organizer

Miles for MigraineMiles for Migraine creates live, patient-participatory events that reduce the burden of isolation and stigma for people with migraine and headache diseases, and their caregivers. It builds community by bringing people together at fun walk/runs and through educational and support programs. Miles for Migraine also has programs specifically focused on engaging and supporting adolescents. Its programs foster empowerment, increase disease awareness, teach skills to advocate for better access to treatments and raise funds for headache fellowship programs.

14jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Sunday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

15jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Monday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

16jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Tuesday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

17jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

18jun5:00 pmCannabinoids & MigraineA Live Interview with Jodie Epstein5:00 pm EST

Cannabinoids and Migraine

Event Details

Join Jodie Epstein and Shoshana Lipson on Thursday 18th June (2pm PT, 2pm MT, 4pm CT, 5pm ET, 10pm GMT.) as we talk about Cannabinoids and Migraine – come and share your thoughts and questions about this hot topic in migraine care!

Jodie Epstein is a patient advocate, an educator and the proud Founder of MigraineBuds – an initiative that provides cannabis education and support to a community of over 6000 migraine patients from all over the world! Through education, she aims to raise migraine awareness, destigmatize medicinal cannabis and empower patients to make informed choices. Shoshana Lipson is a migraine and chronic pain patient advocate who is passionate about helping people figure out how to live with migraine with grace, determination and courage, as well as find purpose in life when living with the unfathomable. She is the founder of Hope for Migraine Community and Migraine Meanderings.

Time

(Thursday) 5:00 pm EST

Organizer

Migraine MeanderingsShoshana Lipson is a patient advocate and the founder of Migraine Meanderings, which has built a fast growing, large Facebook group which seeks to support, guide and educate people with migraine navigating the new CGRP medications FDA approved in 2018 (Aimovig, Ajovy, Emgality) as well as the new and emerging treatments (Ubrelvy, Reyvow, Vyepti, Atogepant, Rimegepant, Vazegepant, Nerivio). Shoshana collaborates with CHAMP: The Coalition for Headache & Migraine Patients, as well as other organizations and leaders who are advocates for people with migraine, and is a contributing writer for Migraine.com, US Pain Foundation and My Chronic Brain.

18jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

19jun6:00 pmMigraine World Summit 2020 Replay6:00 pm

Migraine World Summit 2020 Replay

Event Details

Please set aside some time from June 10th to 19th to take advantage of free access to several headache experts each day during the 2020 Migraine World Summit Replay. We hope that providing you with another opportunity to hear from experts, specialists, and patient advocates will go some way towards helping provide the support, community, and hope we could all use at this time.

Time

(Friday) 6:00 pm

Organizer

Migraine World SummitThe Migraine World Summit is the largest virtual patient event in the world for those with chronic headache and migraine disease. Its mission is to reduce the global burden of migraine through world-class education. Each year the event brings together tens of thousands of people to learn from world leading doctors, experts, and specialists. It is complimentary for a limited time with registration and available online.

20jun11:00 amWinston-Salem Virtual Education Day11:00 am EST

Winston-Salem skyline

Event Details

With presentations from Lauren Doyle Strauss, DO, Rebecca Wells, MD, MPH, Sandhya Kumar, MD, Amanda Ingrassia, and Erica Nicole Carrasco.

Time

(Saturday) 11:00 am EST

Organizer

Miles for MigraineMiles for Migraine creates live, patient-participatory events that reduce the burden of isolation and stigma for people with migraine and headache diseases, and their caregivers. It builds community by bringing people together at fun walk/runs and through educational and support programs. Miles for Migraine also has programs specifically focused on engaging and supporting adolescents. Its programs foster empowerment, increase disease awareness, teach skills to advocate for better access to treatments and raise funds for headache fellowship programs.

22jun7:00 pmNew Migraine Options: Where Do We Go From Here?Facebook Live Interview with Dr. Larry Robbins7:00 pm EST

Facebook Live Interview With Dr. Larry Robbins, Robbins headache Clinic

Event Details

Join us on Monday June 22 for a live interview and Q&A with Dr. Larry Robbins. The migraine treatment landscape has completely changed over the past two years but many questions remain. Dr. Robbins is going to be talking about where we go from here, answers to difficult questions about the new treatments, and what is in the pipeline for the future!

Dr. Robbins is the Director of the Robbins Headache Clinic in Riverwood, IL, and is a neurologist specializing in headache and psychopharmacology. He has published four books and written or contributed to 340 abstracts and articles. Dr. Robbins has been in America’s Top Doctors since 2002 and is a wonderful public speaker. Please register now for free and invite your friends to this amazing educational event!

Time

(Monday) 7:00 pm EST

Organizer

Hope for Migraine CommunityThis online community provides a supportive group for people with migraine who are taking or interested in the CGRP medications (Aimovig, Ajovy, Emgality - Eptinezumab, Ubrogepant, Rimegepant, Atogepant) including evidence-based information about these medications, new research, & shared experience.

24jun7:00 pmFacebook Live: Addressing Health Care Disparities in Migraine & Headache CareA panel discussion7:00 pm

US Pain Foundation

Event Details

Moderated by Jaime Sanders, The Migraine Diva.

INvisible Project participant and writer, Jaime Sanders (aka The Migraine Diva) will moderate a panel consisting of a headache specialist and people living with migraine, all who have faced barriers to medical treatment due to discrimination. This enlightening conversation will discuss strategies to face this unique stigma and ways they are each working to educate and find solutions to this problem.

Time

(Wednesday) 7:00 pm

Organizer

U.S. Pain FoundationThe U.S. Pain Foundation is the leading advocacy organization for people with pain. Its mission is to empower, educate, connect, and advocate for individuals living with chronic illness that causes pain, as well as their caregivers and clinicians. Through multiple programs and services, the U.S. Pain Foundation works to enhance the quality of life for people with pain, improve patient outcomes, address access and affordability issues, and increase public awareness and empathy for the issue of pain. The U.S. Pain Foundation is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.

25jun4:00 pmMigraine Stigma in HealthcareAndreana Valicenti-Fiem & Shoshana Lipson4:00 pm EST

Approaching Migraine Stigma in Healthcare

Event Details

Join Andreana Valicenti Fiem and Shoshana Lipson on Thursday 25th June (1pm PT, 1pm MT, 3pm CT, 4pm ET, 9pm GMT.) as we talk about stigma migraine patients experience in healthcare and how to manage it. Come and share your thoughts and questions about stigma, your experiences, and helpful tips!

Andreana Valicenti Fiem is a migraine patient advocate who has volunteered in the Hope for Migraine group on Facebook for nearly two years. She loves to share her experiences about life with migraine and help others figure out ways to survive, or even thrive with chronic, intractable pain. Shoshana Lipson is a migraine and chronic pain patient advocate who is passionate about helping people figure out how to live with migraine with grace, determination and courage, as well as find purpose in life when living with the unfathomable. She is the founder of Hope for Migraine and Migraine Meanderings.

Time

(Thursday) 4:00 pm EST

Organizer

Migraine MeanderingsShoshana Lipson is a patient advocate and the founder of Migraine Meanderings, which has built a fast growing, large Facebook group which seeks to support, guide and educate people with migraine navigating the new CGRP medications FDA approved in 2018 (Aimovig, Ajovy, Emgality) as well as the new and emerging treatments (Ubrelvy, Reyvow, Vyepti, Atogepant, Rimegepant, Vazegepant, Nerivio). Shoshana collaborates with CHAMP: The Coalition for Headache & Migraine Patients, as well as other organizations and leaders who are advocates for people with migraine, and is a contributing writer for Migraine.com, US Pain Foundation and My Chronic Brain.

27jun11:00 amTampa Virtual Education Day11:00 am EST

Tampa skyline

Event Details

With presentations from Sara Batchelders, Janice Maldonado, MD, and Kavit Kalidas, MD.

Time

(Saturday) 11:00 am EST

Organizer

Miles for MigraineMiles for Migraine creates live, patient-participatory events that reduce the burden of isolation and stigma for people with migraine and headache diseases, and their caregivers. It builds community by bringing people together at fun walk/runs and through educational and support programs. Miles for Migraine also has programs specifically focused on engaging and supporting adolescents. Its programs foster empowerment, increase disease awareness, teach skills to advocate for better access to treatments and raise funds for headache fellowship programs.

27jun1:30 pmResources for Migraine Management1:30 pm MST

Event Details

This program will teach participants coping strategies and methods to manage migraine and the associated stress and anxiety. Guided by Dan Kauffman, PhD, these sessions will be held on a bi-weekly basis and include topics such as relaxation of the mind and body, coping with pain, working with negative emotions and increasing happiness. This virtual program is limited to 30 participants

Time

(Saturday) 1:30 pm MST

Organizer

Danielle Byron Henry Migraine FoundationThe Foundation was established in memory of beloved daughter and sister, Danielle, who battled migraine disease for 10 years until it ultimately led to her death at the age of 17. Its mission is to increase access to care, especially for young adults and children, by educating primary care providers in the treatment of migraine. The Foundation provides support to those living with migraine through free, bi-weekly sessions of Headache School and Mindful Yoga in partnership with the University of Utah. It raises community awareness of migraine and its impact on patients, families and society through bi-annual “Shine Her Light” events.