SPEAKERS – 2017
Given the desperate need for greater awareness and patient education among the 1 Billion people with Migraine worldwide, we are pleased to offer world class experts like these.
What you’ll learn from these experts can be life-changing, if you decide to apply it.
The Migraine World Summit speakers represent world class organizations from around the world. You’ll hear from thought leaders from UCLA, Cleveland Clinic, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Mayo Clinic, Kings College London, Griffith University and more. You’ll hear from patients who are winning the battle with chronic pain and chronic migraine, and are committed to help others. You’ll even hear from non-medical lifestyle experts whose insights can help people live better with Migraine.
View the schedule here so you can mark your calendars and diaries for your favorite talks.
The Top 10 Migraine Myths to Bust
Peter Goadsby, M.D.
Professor of Neurology, Kings College London
Rare Migraine Types: Vestibular, Hemiplegic, and Complications
David Dodick, M.D.
Director of Migraine Program, The Mayo Clinic
Arts & Healing: Coping via Creative Expression
Ping Ho, M.A. M.P.H.
Founding Director of UCLArts and Healing
Recognizing and Treating 4 Phases of Migraine
Andrew Charles, M.D.
Director, Migraine Program, UCLA School of Medicine
New Genetic Evidence for What’s Causing Migraine
Patricia Pozo Rosich, M.D.
Neurologist, Vall d’Hebron University Hospital, Spain
Best and Worst Supplements for Migraine
Andrea Harriott, M.D.
Neurologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Managing Migraine Emergencies: Avoiding the ER
Richard B. Lipton, M.D.
Director, Montefiore Headache Center
Calming the Hypersensitive Migraine Brain
Todd Schwedt, M.D.
Neurology Professor, The Mayo Clinic
You’re Not Alone: What People Don’t Get About Migraine
Founder, The Daily Migraine
Managing Light Sensitivity and Migraine
Kathleen Digre, M.D.
Chief, University of Utah Headache & Neuro-Opthamology
SEEDS Natural Method for Migraine Control
Amaal Starling, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology, The Mayo Clinic
Is Migraine Affecting Your Personal Life?
Dawn Buse, PhD
Director of Behavioral Medicine, Montefiore Headache Center
Managing Hormonal Migraines Through Menopause
Susan Hutchinson, M.D.
Author, Women's Guide to Managing Migraine
Unrelenting Daily Headaches and Migraines
Zubair Ahmed, M.D.
Neurologist, Cleveland Clinic
Living As Well As Possible with Chronic Pain
Jenni Grover Prokopy
Eat to Thrive: How an Ancestral Diet Fights Migraine
Josh Turknett, M.D.
Neurologist, Author - The Migraine Miracle
Research Pipeline: New Migraine Therapies in Development
Deborah Friedman, M.D.
Neuro-Ophthalmologist, UT Southwestern
Planning for Pregnancy with Migraine
Matthew Robbins, M.D.
Neurologist, Montefiore Headache Center
Best Therapies that are Safe for Kids
Amy Gelfand, M.D.
Best and Worst Places to Live with Migraine
Best Places to Live
When Medications Actually Trigger Pain
Larry Charleston IV, M.D.
Neurologist, University of Michigan
Neuromodulation: New Devices That Can Ease Pain
Brian Grosberg, M.D.
Director, Hartford HealthCare Headache Center
Behavioural Treatments for Migraine
Professor Paul Martin
Doctorate Psychology, Griffith University, AU
Calling in Sick: An Employers Perspective of Migraine at Work
Director of Research for the Integrated Benefits Institute
Best Acute Treatments You May Not Have Tried
Lawrence C. Newman, M.D.
Director, Headache Division, NYU Langone
Managing Excruciating Pain of Cluster and Migraine
Shifting Cultural Perceptions About Migraine
Joanna Kempner, PhD
Author, Not Tonight
How to Make Sure YOU Have Migraine
R. Allan Purdy, M.D.
Professor, Medicine Dalhousie University Halifax, Canada
Migraine Genetics: Unlocking a Cure for Migraine
Professor Lyn Griffiths
Executive Director, Institute of Health and Biomedical innovation Queensland UT
Navigating Love, Marriage and Migraine
Les Parrott, PhD
Breaking the Vicious Cycle of Chronic Migraine
William B. Young, M.D.
Professor, Jefferson Headache Center
Who’s to Blame When You’re Not Progressing? You or Your Doctor?
Neck and Migraine: What’s the Connection?
Joel Saper M.D.
Founder and Director, Michigan Head Pain & Neurological Institute
Weather Related Migraine
Migraine Statistics and Costs
Lars Jacob Stovner, MD
Norwegian National Headache Center
Using Mindfulness to Fight Chronic Pain
Author, Breathworks, UK, NZ, AU
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