Caring for Youth with Migraine and Other Headache Disorders: What the Evidence Suggests

Monday, September 19th
1:00pm4:30pm EDT

About the Session


  • Serena Orr, MD, MSc, FRCPC (Canada)
  • Joanne Kacperski, MD, FAHS (USA)
  • Angelina Koehler, CPNP-PC (USA)
  • Scott Powers, PhD, ABPP, FAHS (USA)

Practice Guidelines for the acute and preventive care of youth with migraine have recently been updated and Major clinical trials funded by the US National Institutes of Health have been published in the last decade. This course will provide a contemporary update on how the evidence base is translated into current interdisciplinary care internationally. In addition, currently funded science by the NIH and industry will be highlighted, providing a glimpse into the future of pediatric headache medicine.