NHF Migraine Awareness Month Event June 21
By now, I don't think you could have missed the news, but just in case...
June is National Migraine Awareness Month, and this year's theme is help make Migraines visible!
There are lots of activities for the month, and we'll be working to keep you informed. Coming up...
WHO: The National Headache Foundation
WHAT: An educational event, "Why Does My Head Hurt?"
WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 6:00p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Newberry Library in Chicago
The National Headache Foundation (NHF) will host a free educational event “Why Does My Head Hurt?” on Thursday, June 21, 2012, as part of Migraine Awareness Month. A panel of nationally known experts will speak on a variety of headache and Migraine topics and be available to answer questions from the audience. The event takes place from 6pm – 8 pm at Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton (between Clark & Dearborn & Oak Streets) in Chicago. Reservations are requested as space is limited. Light beverages and refreshments will be served. The speakers include:
- Alexander Feoktistov, M.D., PhD., - Migraines
- James Banks III, M.D., - Chronic Daily Headaches
- Merle L. Diamond, M.D., Women & Headaches and Carol G. Silverman, Esq. – Headaches in the Workplace
The purpose of these educational events is to raise awareness about the National Headache Foundation. NHF will be celebrating 41 years of service to headache and Migraine patients, their families and their health care providers. The NHF is a nonprofit organization that has pioneered the way headaches and Migraines have been diagnosed and treated. No other organization provides such comprehensive educational resources and tools to headache and Migraine sufferers, their families, physicians who treat headache sufferers, allied healthcare professionals and to the public. The leaders of the organization are world-renowned experts in the field who have pulled together many easy-to-use tools and resources to help people better understand headache disorders and options for care. This information is available on the NHF website at www.headaches.org or by calling 1-888-NHF-5552 (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT).
More for National Migraine Awareness Month:
- Presenting Facts to Make Migraines Visible and Raise Awarenesss
- Interesting Migraine Facts and Stats to Build Awareness
- Join Us in Blogging for Migraine Awareness
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