Galway: Health Professional Training Nov. 13th
Date(s) - 13/11/2014
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Clinical Sciences Institute
‘Migraine and other Headache Disorders’
Health Professional Evening, Thursday 13th November 2014, 6 – 8.30pm.
A neurology team specialising in headache disorders will be speaking in Galway University Hospital on Thursday 13th November from 6pm to 8.30pm.
This information evening is aimed towards GPs, hospital doctors, nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and all other health professionals.
Consultant neurologist John Lynch, specialist nurse Esther Tomkins and physiotherapist Julie Sugrue will discuss the latest developments in the assessment, treatment and management of migraine and other headache disorders. Two CPD points applied for and there is no cost to attend.
This event will take place in the small lecture theatre of the Clinical Sciences Institute. To register please telephone the Migraine Helpline: 1850-200-378 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
18.00: Introduction and Welcome (With Sandwich Tea)
Jenny Costello – Communications Officer, Migraine Association of Ireland
18.30: Migraine and other Headache Disorders: ‘Signs of Headache – What to Look for’ Dr John Lynch – Consultant Neurologist, University Hospital Galway
19.20: Treatment and Management of Migraine (1)
Esther Tomkins – Clinical Nurse Specialist, Beaumont Migraine/Headache Clinic
19.40: Treatment and Management of Migraine (2)
Julie Sugrue – Chartered Physiotherapist, Beaumont Migraine/Headache Clinic
20.00: Q and A/ Discussion