Managing Your Migraine Exeter

  • Saturday 4th November 2017
  • 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
  • Exeter - Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3SP
  • £ 10

We are organising a Managing Your Migraine information event in association with the British Society for the Study of Headache in Exeter 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

09.15 Registration
09.40 Welcome and introductions
09.50 My migraine story (migraine patient)
10.00 Migraine – the current understanding
10.30 Treatments for migraine – drugs
11.00 Q&A
11.15 Refreshment break
11.45 Treatments for migraine – non-drug
12.15 Role of headache nurse
12.45 Q&A
13.00 Close

Speakers

  •     Arlene Wilkie, Chief Executive, The Migraine Trust
  •     Dr Stuart Weatherby, Consultant Neurologist, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust
  •     Dr David Kernick, GP with a special interest in headache, the Exeter Headache Clinic
  •     Dr Peter Miller, GP with a special interest in headache, The Exeter Headache Clinic
  •     Becky Stuckey, Headache Specialist Nurse, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust.

Venue

The event is being held at the Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Queen Street, Exeter EX4 3SP. A map can be found on the Mercury Exeter Rougemont Hotel’s website.

Tickets

Booking in advance is required. Tickets are sold on a first-come-first-served basis.

The entry charge contributes to room and equipment hire, speaker costs and refreshments. A limited allocation of concession tickets (£6 per person) are available for recipients of Job Seeker Allowance, Personal Independence Payment, Employment Support Allowance, Pension Credit, and full-time students.

If you make a regular gift to The Migraine Trust of £5 or more per month you will be able to attend this event free of charge. To book your free place, please email our events team or call 020 7631 6973.

Event terms and conditions: Booking ticket(s) for this event indicates that you have read and accept The Migraine Trust’s event terms and conditions.

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