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Provider and Clinician Headache Education Symposium

Course Goal

Increase comfort level for diagnosis and management of headache disorders in the primary care and general neurology setting.


A case-based and didactic approach to diagnosis and treatment of migraine and other headache disorders. Case presentations and hands-on injection and device training for providers.

Registration Information

Attendee TypeCost
Health Care Provider$75.00
Non-Provider / Industry$150.00
Resident/ Nurse/ Med. Student/ Therapies (PT/SLP/OT)Free
Registration fee includes: Symposium, program materials, and continuing education credits.
Refund and cancellation policy: Barrow reserves the right to cancel or change any program for due causes. Cancellation of this program by Barrow or by the participant prior to the start of the conference will result in a full refund of tuition.

CME Information

Award of CME credits by ACS is based on compliance of the program with the ACCME accreditation requirements and does not imply endorsement by ACS of the content, the faculty, or the sponsor of the program. 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program.

Saturday, May 18, 2024
7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

kerry knievel conducting headache exam

Time and Location

Saturday, May 18, 2024
7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Barrow Neurological Institute
Goldman Auditorium
2910 North 3rd Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85013

Target Audience

General neurologists, primary care physicians, subspecialty physicians, and advanced practice providers.

Agenda and Speaker Information

All times refer to Arizona time (Mountain Standard Time).

Coffee/Tea7:30 AM
Kerry Knievel, DOWelcome Overview (8:00 AM)
Olivia Kingsford, DOPrimary Headaches (8:05 AM)
Courtney Schusse, MDPrimary Headache Treatment (8:35 AM)
Allison Crain, MDHeadache Treatment During Pregnancy and Lactation (9:05 AM)
Jennifer Gray, PhDLet’s Face It, the Stigma of Migraine (9:30 AM)
Kerry Knievel, DO
Olivia Kingsford, DO
Courtney Schusse, MD
Allison Crain, MD
Jennifer Gray, PhD
Q&A (9:55 AM)
Break10:05 AM
Kerry Knievel, DOSecondary Headache, When to Image (10:30 AM)
Kerry Knievel, DO
Olivia Kingsford, DO
Courtney Schusse, MD
Case Studies (11:00 AM)
All Faculty Injection Training (11:30 AM)
Lunch12:30 PM

Commercial Support

No commercial support has been received.

Disclosure Information

In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity (planners and speakers/authors/discussants/moderators) has disclosed all financial relationships with any ineligible company held in the last 24 months. Please note that first authors were required to collect and submit disclosure information on behalf all other authors/contributors, if applicable.