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Managing Your Migraine Birmingham

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University of Birmingham Medical School

Vincent Drive

Birmingham

B15 2TT

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We are organising a Managing Your Migraine information event in association with the British Society for the Study of Headache in Birmingham for people living with migraine or those with an interest in learning more about the condition.

The programme will include presentations from migraine experts and the opportunity to ask questions and meet other migraine sufferers. You will be able to learn more about the work of The Migraine Trust and be able to speak to staff. Light refreshments will be provided.

Programme (TBC)

09.00 Registration and refreshments
09.20 Welcome and introductions
09.30 What is migraine?
09.45 Drug treatments for migraine
10.15 Migraine – when nothing works
10.45 My migraine story
11.00 Refreshment break
11.30 Non drug treatments for migraine: injections and alternative medicine approaches
12.00 Migraine myths
12.30 Q&A
13.00 Close

Speakers

  • Arlene Wilkie, Chief Executive, The Migraine Trust
  • Dr Alexandra Sinclair, Neurology Consultant, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Giorgio Lambru, Neurology Consultant, Guy's and St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust
  • Julie Edwards, Clinical Nurse Specialist for Headache at University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, and Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

Venue

The event is being held at the University of Birmingham Medical School, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT. A map can be found on the University's website.

Parking: If you are a blue badge holder and would like to reserve a parking space for the day please let us know by 4.00pm Thursday 1st June to enable us make arrangements as these are limited.

Booking ticket(s) for this event indicates you have read and accept The Migraine Trust's event terms and conditions, available here.

Data protection and communication preferences: When you register for this event, The Migraine Trust will use the information you share to manage the event and communicate with you about it. We will also give you options to consent to further communications in future if you would like to hear from The Migraine Trust about our work, ways to get involved and other news. You can read our Privacy Policy here.

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