20th anniversary for the Canadian Headache Course!

20th anniversary for the Canadian Headache Course!

  The Canadian Headache Society is dedicated to the training of Neurology residents in headache. Once again, we assemble a fantastic group of speakers in Montreal to talk about the diagnosis and treatment of headache disorders. Our two guest speakers this year...
2017 Headache Course: a success!

2017 Headache Course: a success!

The National Neurology Resident Headache Course was held at the Women’s College Hospital in Toronto in October. This year, our guest speaker was Deborah Friedman, from Texas, who gave excellent presentations on Headache and the eye and Pseudotumor Cerebri. For...
Headache rotation highly popular in Toronto

Headache rotation highly popular in Toronto

Many neurology residents in Canada do not have access to proper training in headache medicine. In Toronto though, things have been much improved since Dr Christine Lay and Jonathan Gladstone took charge. There is a now a one-month elective available to neurology...
A good canadian reference for our GP colleagues

A good canadian reference for our GP colleagues

Not enough time is dedicated to headache in GP residency programs. There is a huge need for more guidance on headache medicine for family practitioners. Dr Werner Becker, director of the Calgary Headache Program (CHAMP), and treasurer of our society, has recently...
Migraine Canada is on Facebook

Migraine Canada is on Facebook

Being active on social media is one of CHS goals. Our patient website, www.migrainecanada.org, provides information about migraine for patients. Our Facebook page has just started now and we encourage you to refer your patients to like it. If you want to get involved...
IHC 2017 to be held in Vancouver

IHC 2017 to be held in Vancouver

The next International Headache Congress will take place in Vancouver, Canada. Join us for four days of conferences and scientific breakthroughs. CGRP antibodies phase-3 trials are underway and some results will be presented at this congress. Be a part of the social...