Headache, Migraine, and Chronic Pain

1 Hour | taught by Gordon Robinson, MD

Course description

Migraine is the most common headache  in the general population. It is often underdiagnosed and inadequately  treated despite generations of human suffering. Recent research has led  to a better understanding of migraine as a brain disorder and has  created opportunities for more effective treatment. 

This webinar will help you:

  1. Understand how migraine is diagnosed.
  2. Learn how migraine develops in the brain.
  3. Learn about the principles of migraine management. 
  4. Explore evolving treatments for migraine.
Gordon  Robinson, MD
Gordon Robinson, MD
Clinical Professor and Director of Undergraduate Education

Dr. Gordon Robinson is a Clinical  Professor and Director of Undergraduate Education in the Division of  Neurology at the University of British Columbia.
He is on staff at  Vancouver General Hospital where he is the medical manager of Neurology. For over 20 years his practice has consisted of the assessment and  management headache disorders. He has been involved in providing  headache education to the public, physicians, and other health  professionals. Dr. Robinson is a member of the Canadian Headache  Society, American Headache Society and the International Headache  Society.

This program is pre-approved by VRA Canada for a 1 hour training session