New Horizons in Headache
7 - 10 September 2017, Vancouver


To Receive your CME/CPD Certificate

To receive your CME/CPD certificate you will be required to complete the online post event evaluation. The process will take approximately five minutes. We greatly appreciate your feedback, it is essential in helping to shape future Congress’.

Full details on how to redeem your credits will be sent to you.

Educational Objectives

 After attending this event, participants should be able to:

  • Address individual needs in compliance with their Continuous Professional Development (CPD) plan
  • Evaluate the most important aspects of diagnosis and treatment in migraine, cluster headache, refractory headache, symptomatic headache and other headache disorders
  • Evaluate new developments in the science of headache medicine and the care of headache sufferers
  • Evaluate the most important aspects of diagnosis and treatment of headache disorders
  • Discuss with colleague’s research outcomes of genetics and biomarkers of headache disorders
  • Discuss new scientific evidence for improving diagnosis and treatment for headache patients
  • Enhance the dialogue between neurologists, physicians, scientists and researchers as a means of further developing individual expertise
  • Debate about new headache medical and scientific information, treatment and care

Target Audience

IHC 2017 is the global meeting place for neurologists, physicians, scientists, researchers and international experts and healthcare professionals with an interest in headache disorders. Due to the diversity of the scientific programme, delegates are able to tailor their programme to meet the needs of international clinicians of all levels of experience. 

Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation

This activity was planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of PESI Inc. and the International Headache Society. PESI Inc. is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

AMA PRA Designation Statement

The PESI Inc. designated this live activity for a maximum of 24.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

International CME

International Physicians are formally eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts Category 1 credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Credit Breakdown

Each participant should claim only those hours of credit that they spent in the educational activity. 

 Day Maximum Credits 
 Thursday 7th September  7.75
 Friday 8th September  7
 Saturday 9th September  6.25
 Sunday 10th September  3.75
 Total Credits:  24.75

PLEASE NOTE: In compliance with PESI Inc. requirements, all speakers must include a declaration of interest slide at the beginning of their presentation listing industry partners. 

Conflicts of Interests

Presenters at the IHC 2017 have all been advised of conflicts of interest and disclosure of their data, further information can be found here.


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