Managing Your Migraine Penrith

  • Saturday 30th March 2019
  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Cumbria - North Lakes Hotel & Spa, Ullswater Road, Penrith CA11 8QT

We are holding a ‘Managing Your Migraine’ information event in association with the British Association for the Study of Headache (BASH) in Penrith for people living with migraine or with an interest in learning more about the condition.

The programme includes presentations by migraine experts, with opportunities to ask questions and meet other people living with migraine. You will also be able to learn more about The Migraine Trust and talk to staff. Refreshments will be provided.



  • Dr Manuela Fontebasso – Headache Specialist, Author and Headache Educational Facilitator
  • Susan Hurst – Headache Specialist Nurse at Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle


09.15 – Registration and refreshments

09.40 – Welcome and introductions (Susan Haydon)

09.50 – My migraine story (Migraine patient)

10.00 – What is migraine (Susan Hurst)

10.30 – Headaches – when to worry (Dr Manuela Fontebasso)

11.00 – Q&A

11.15 – Refreshment Break

11.45 – Drug treatments for migraine (Susan Hurst)

12.15 – CGRP: What is it? What does it mean for migraine? (Dr Manuela Fontebasso)

12.45 – Q&A

13.00 – Close

Booking a place

Tickets are £10 (£6 concession) and can be purchased here.