timetable  Apr 23, 2017 EST
person-icon  Dr. Allan Purdy
  Dalhousie University, Canada

How to Make Sure YOU Actually Have Migraine

Key Questions

  • Which conditions are often mistaken for Chronic Migraine?
  • What are the most common comorbidities people with migraine have?
  • Are brain scans necessary, or a waste of time and money?

Enjoy a 14-minute preview of this talk below. 


Dr. Allan Purdy is a Neurologist and Professor in the School of Medicine at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada. Dr. Purdy is currently the President of the American Headache Society, and has also served as president of the Canadian Headache Society and on the Board of Directors of the International Headache Society.

Dr. Purdy is regarded as one of the most gifted teachers in the field, developing educational programs for physicians around the world who care for patients with headache diseases. As important as his research and education work, Dr. Purdy continues to see headache patients in his Canadian clinic, from whom he learns more about the remarkable mechanisms embedded in the brain.


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