Headaches & Migraines

18 May 2022
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM


Available to
General Practitioners
Medical Specialist

Continuing Professional Development

CPD Points unavailable


Quality use of medicines
Quality improvement

This presentation will address some commonly encountered challenges in migraine management and the treatment strategies. It will include an update on pharmacological management and procedural treatment options for migraine and headaches, provide an overview on hormonal therapy for migraine as well as briefly discussing the relationship between migraine and stroke.

Speakers and Topics:

1. Practical points in migraine management

Presented by Dr Lin Zhang, Neurologist

2. Procedural treatment of migraines

Presented by Adj/Prof Andrew Evans, Neurologist

Learning outcomes:

  • Recognise indications to initiate migraine preventative treatment
  • Identify the common management strategies in menstrual associated migraines
  • Recognise the implications of migraines and migraine treatment in ischaemic stroke
  • Identify the role of botulinum toxin, peripheral nerve blocks and trigger point injections in treatment of a variety of headache disorders

Hosted by Epworth Healthcare, this GP education webinar provides the opportunity for Q&A.

Registration requirements:

▪ First name and surname

▪ Email address

▪ RACGP number

▪ General Practice name, suburb and postcode

▪ Occupation

Enquires: gpliaison@epworth.org.au