SPEAKER INTERVIEW

timetable  Apr 24, 2017 EST
person-icon  Dr. Andrew Charles
  UCLA

Recognizing and Treating 4 Phases of Migraine

Key Questions

  • Is it possible to stop a migraine attack if you catch it during prodrome phase?
  • Are the symptoms of aura always visual?
  • Why can’t we get back to work and life after the pain phase of the attack?

Enjoy an 8-minute preview of this talk below. 

DR. ANDREW CHARLES

Dr. Andrew Charles is the Director of Headache Research and Treatment and Professor of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He leads the Goldberg Migraine Program, established in December 2015 with the largest single private grant ever for migraine research in order to develop new treatments and research a potential cure. He has served on the Board of Directors for the American Headache Society since 2010, and the Board of Trustees for the International Headache Society since 2011. Dr. Charles educates neurologists, headache specialists and primary care physicians around the world on headache research and treatment. He’s also been published in numerous medical journals such as Neurology and Headache, and serves as an associate editor of Cephalalgia.

INTERVIEW NOTES

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