Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies

Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies

 

The Iranian Headache Association in collaboration with the European Headache Federation will hold a “Headache School” for neurologists and general practitioners in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran

Time schedule Oct, 4-6, 2018.

 

 

 

Background and scope of the school

Globally, headache has been reported as the 7th cause of disability. This scientific meeting provides the most useful information on most primary and some secondary headache disorders through different lectures. During this Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies, attendees will have an excellent opportunity to learn more about the diagnosis and management of headache and facial pain disorders, new developments in the science of headache medicine and the care of headache and face pain sufferers.

 

Goal of the Headache School

This headache school will give neurologists and general practitioners the chance to increase their knowledge of an update on relevant diagnostic and treatment approaches for headache and facial pain disorders.

 

Lecturers (Alphabetical)

 

  • Fayyaz Ahmed, Hull, England, 3 talks
  • Lars Bendtsen, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2 talks
  • G. Lambru, London, UK, 2 talks
  • Christian Lampl, Linz, Austria, 3 talks
  • Paolo Martelletti, Rome, Italy, 2 talks
  • S. Sacco, L’Aquila, Italy, 5 talks
  • Mansoureh Togha, Tehran, Iran, 2 talks

 

Please note that other speakers are Iranian neurologists, the majority of whom were trained and practiced in Headache.

We are welcoming young neurologists form Iran, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Turkey, and Russia, and other countries from all over the  world to attend the Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies .

Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies

Program at a glance

DAY 1
4 Oct, 2018

9:00-9:30

Welcome message

Prof. H. Pakdaman (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. M. Togha (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

Session 1.

Introduction to headache

Chair: Prof. C. Lampl (Linz, Austria)

9:30-10:00

Epidemiology and burden of headache disorders

Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

10:00-10:30

Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD-3)

Prof. L. Bendtsen (Copenhagen, Denmark)

10:30-11;00

Coffee break

11-11:30

The importance of headache history and examination (group sessions)

 Dr. M. H. Paknejad

11:30-12:00

Evaluation and management of Headache in Emergency Department

Prof. C. Lampl (Linz, Austria)

Session 2.

Tension-type headache (TTH)
Chair: Prof. M. Togha (Teheran, Iran)

12:00-12:30

Epidemiology and burden of TTH 

Prof. C. Lampl (Linz, Austria)

12:30-13:00

Pathogenesis, Classification and clinical manifestation of TTH

Prof. L. Bendtsen (Copenhagen, Denmark)

13:00-14:00

Lunch and prayer

14:00-14:30

TTH and relevant medical and psychiatric disorders
Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

14:30-15:00

Pharmacological treatment of TTH
Prof. F. Ahmed (Hull, England)

15:00-15:30

Non-pharmacological treatment of TTH

Dr. S. Razeghi-Dr. M. Abolhasani(Tehran,Iran)

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

16:00-16:30

New Daily Persistent Headache

Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

16:30-17:30

Clinical Case Presentation

Dr. N. Yamani (Zanjan, Iran)

 

Day 2
5 Oct, 2018

Session 3.

Migraine
Chair: Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

09:00-09:30

Clinical picture of migraine

Dr. S. Haghighi (Teheran, Iran)

09:30-10:00

Migraine pathophysiology

Dr. A. Tafakhori (Tehran, Iran)

10:00-10:30

Migraine comorbidities

Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

11:00-11:30

Acute treatment of migraine headache

Prof. M. Togha(Teheran, Iran)

11:30-12:00

Prophylactic treatment of migraine

Prof. F. Ahmed (Hull ,England)

12:00-12:30

Are MRI lesions significant in migraine?

(Discussion in the audience)

Dr. M. Saadatnia (Isfahan, Iran)-Dr. E. Rahimian(Teheran, Iran)

12:30-13

Migraine, pregnancy and lactation

Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

13:00-14:00

 Lunch and prayer

Session 4.

Trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACs)
Chair: Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

14:00-14:45

 TACs pathophysiology, clinical picture and treatment 

 

Prof. G. Lambru (London, UK)

14:45-15:30


Botulinum toxin injection, Nerve blocks and other procedures in treatment of headaches

Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

16:00-16:45

Cluster Headache pathophysiology, clinical picture and treatment 

Prof. G. Lambru (London, UK)

 

16:45-17:45

 

Clinical Case Presentation

Dr. A. Ghabeli(Shiraz, Iran)

 

Day 3
6 Oct, 2018

Session 5.

Other headaches
Chair: Lars Bendtsen (Copenhagen, Denmark) ??

09:00-09:30

Chronic Daily Headache and Medication Misuse

Prof. F. Ahmed (Hull, England)

9:30-10:00

Cranial neuralgias: diagnosis, differentiation and treatment 

Dr. F. Naderi(Alborz, Iran)

10:00-10:30


 Headache in children

Dr. SH. Badv (Teheran, Iran)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

11:00-11:30

The EHF/LTB Guidelines for the Management of Common Headache Disorders in Primary Care (2nd Edition, 2018)

Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

11:30-12:00

Headache in elderly

Prof. C. Lampl (Linz, Austria)

12:00-12:30

Intracranial Hypertension Clinical manifestation and pitfalls in management

Dr. E. Mohammadianinejad (Teheran, Iran)

12:30-13:00

Closing remarks 

Prof. H. Pakdaman (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. M. Togha (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

 

 

 

 

Faculty (Alphabetical)

 

Dr. M. Abolhasani (Tehran,Iran)

Prof. F. Ahmed (Hull, England)

Dr. SH. Badv (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. L. Bendtsen (Copenhagen, Denmark)

Dr. A. Ghabeli (Shiraz, Iran)

Dr. S. Haghighi (Teheran, Iran)

Prof. G. Lambru (London, UK)

Prof. C. Lampl (Linz, Austria)

Prof. P. Martelletti (Rome, Italy)

Dr. E. Mohammadianinejad (Teheran, Iran)

Dr. F. Naderi(Alborz, Iran)

Prof. H. Pakdaman (Teheran, Iran)

Dr. M. H. Paknejad

Dr. E. Rahimian (Teheran, Iran)

Dr. S. Razeghi

Prof. S. Sacco (L’Aquila, Italy)

Dr. M. Saadatnia (Isfahan, Iran)

Dr. A. Tafakhori (Tehran, Iran)

Prof. M. Togha (Teheran, Iran)

Educational Format

Lectures will last 30 minutes and will be followed by 1 hour of challenging clinical cases presentation at the end of each day. Attendants will be awarded with the EHF-SAS Fellowship Diploma.

Organizing Secretariat

Dr. Samaneh Haghighi

Iranian Headache Association (Subdivision of Iranian Neurological Association)

[email protected]

Supporting Organizations

European Headache Federation

Iranian Headache Association (Subdivision of Iranian Neurological Association)

Tehran University of Medical Scinces

 

 

Joint Meeting of 1st Iranian Headache School and 6th European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies