Teaching Courses


All teaching courses will be held on Thursday, May 14, 2015​ at the Congress venue.

Registration for the courses is only available to participants registered for the Congress. Payment should be made in addition to the registration fees. 

HOW TO REGISTER: Please register for courses through the online registration form​.​​

Research Principles of Imaging: MRI vs PET

Thursday, May 14, 2015​
09:00 - 10:30 
Auditorium 3A

Chairs: Arne May (DE), David Borsook (US), Gitte Moos Knudsen (DK)

  • MRI structural change - Arne May (DE)
  • MRI functional analysis - David Borsook (US)
  • Combined simultaneous PET and fMRI brain imaging - Gitte Moos Knudsen (DK)

Epidemiology Research: Pearls and Pitfalls

Thursday, May 14, 2015​
09:00 - 10:30 
Auditorium 3B

Chairs: David Gaist (DK), Zaza Katsarava (DE) 

  • Incidence, prevalence and demographics of migraine and tension-type headache - 
    Mattias Linde (NO)

  • Studying headache epidemiology in non-developed countries:
    challenges and opportunities - Zaza Katsarava (DE) 

  • ​Migraine epidemiology: going beyond descriptive studies - David Gaist (DK) 

Challenges in Management of Pediatric Headache 

Thursday, May 14, 2015​
09:00 - 10:30 
Hall S 1+2

Chair: Aynur Ozge (TR) 

  • Headache and visual impairment - Aynur Ozge (TR) 
  • Difficult to treat headache - Jacques Bruijn (NL) 
  • Headache and sleep disorders - Vincenzo Guidetti (IT)​

Predictive Headache Models: Animals & Humans 

Thursday, May 14, 2015​
11:00 - 12:30 
Auditorium 3A

​Chairs: Henrik Schytz (DK), Hayrunissa Bolay (TR) 

  • Animal models of migraine without aura - Michael Oshinsky (US) 
  • Human models of migraine - Henrik Schytz (DK) 
  • Animal models of migraine with aura - Hayrunissa Bolay (TR)​

Clinical Course on Multidisiplinary Headache Management

Thursday, May 14, 2015​
11:00 - 12:30 
Auditorium 3B
Spanish Track 

Chair: Miguel Lainez (ES) 

  • Management of migraine - Samuel Diaz (ES) 
  • Management of trigemino autonomic headaches - Lucas Bonamico (AR)
  • Management of chronic/refractory migraine - Rogelio Leira (ES)

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