Events

The 31st Annual Practicing Physician's Approach to the Difficult Headache Patient - Seats Are Still Available!!!

Fri. February 16, 2018 - Mon. February 19, 2018
Presidents' Day Weekend
(San Diego Area)

  

PRESENTED BY:

Diamond Headache Clinic Research & Educational Foundation
Diamond Inpatient Headache Unit at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital

 

ACCREDITED BY:

Primary Care Network

 

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Primary Care Network (PCN) and the Diamond Headache Clinic Research & Educational Foundation. Primary Care Network is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Primary Care Network designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Primary Care Network has been awarded Accreditation with Commendation (2013-2019) by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

This continuing medical education activity has been reviewed by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is acceptable for a maximum of 29.25 AAP credits.  These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

This Live activity, The 31st Annual Practicing Physician’s Approach to the Difficult Headache Patient,with a beginning date of 02/16/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 29.25 prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

CME CREDIT HOURS BREAKDOWN (*Not inclusive of accredited CME Symposia)

Friday, Feb. 16th = 7.75*
Saturday, Feb. 17th = 7.50*
Sunday, Feb. 18th = 7.50*
Monday, Feb. 19th = 6.50*

 

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTED RATES
The early bird discounted registration rates are still available!

The deadline for course registration is February 5, 2018.

You may register:

If you are registering multiple attendees, please register each of them separately.

1. ONLINE registration below (scroll all the way down)

2. CALL (312) 867-9104

3. FAX Early Bird Registration Form to (312) 867-9109 

4. EMAIL Early Bird Registration Form to info@dhc-fdn.org.

CLICK HERE FOR BROCHURE. 

BADGES WILL BE REQUIRED TO ENTER ALL EVENT ACTIVITIES.


Exhibition & Welcome Reception - Thu. Feb. 15th (7pm - 9pm)

The Diamond Headache Clinic Research & Educational Foundation invites you to attend the Welcome Reception on Thursday, February15, 2018, from 7-9pm at the Costa Del Sol Ballroom. You will be able to pre-register & pick up your course materials early.   Exhibits & Poster viewing will also be available.

CLICK HERE FOR EXHIBITION and WELCOME RECEPTION FLYER

 

ATTENDEE GUESTS/ACCOMPANYING PERSONS:

All event activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for registered attendees.  Non-registered guests (including children, family, or colleagues, etc.) are not allowed in the event areas.  We respectfully ask that no children be brought to the meeting room as a courtesy to the speakers and other meeting attendees.

 

CANCELLATIONS:

A $100.00 processing fee will be charged for all cancellations.  All requests for cancellation should be sent by email to jdeleon@diamondheadache.com.  No Refunds available after February 1, 2018.

 

ATTENDEE NO-SHOWS:

No refunds or credits will be given to "no-shows".

 

SPONSORSHIP AND EXHIBITS:

Sponsorship and Exhibit opportunities are no longer available.

Freeman has been designated as the Official Services Contractor for all Exhibitor Services.  Please contact our Freeman Representatives to obtain your service kit.

Stephanie Bartholomew
Client Solutions Manager
t 1-407-816-7945 | m 1-407-666-3837 | freeman.com

Valery Nugent
Senior Client Solutions Manager
t 1 858 320 7837 | m 1 619 742 4336 | freeman.com

Exhibitor Move-In: Thursday, February 15th from 3pm - 6pm.       

Please contact Joselyn DeLeon at jdeleon@diamondheadache.com for information regarding your exhibit.

 

COURSE SYLLABUS:   

The course syllabus is available as an electronic file.  You can dowload and store it on your device as a PDF, via a hyperlink that will be emailed to all registrants, 3 days before the course begins.  In order for you to receive the emailed hyperlink, you must be subscribed to our mailing list.  Please be sure to check your email and to download the course syllabus in advance - we do not recommend that you print the file as it is approximately 3,000 pages long.

USBs are available for purchase, these contain the electronic course syllabus - the cost is $50, and will be available at the course registration desk.

 

CONFERENCE ATTIRE:

Attire for the conference is business casual.  Please bring a sweater or light jacket to the educational sessions since meeting room temperatures and personal comfort levels vary.

 

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: click here for more information

Abstract Submissions is now CLOSED.  Abstract Submission Deadline was Monday, December 18, 2017.  

All abstracts received will be reviewed by the Review Committee and considered for poster presentation. Notification of acceptance for poster presentation will be sent to authors via email by Monday, January 8, 2018. Poster presentations will be displayed throughout the course. Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the author(s) to present their work if the abstract is accepted for poster presentation.  Presenters of selected abstracts must register, and attend the complete course.

 

MEDICAL TRAINING WORKSHOPS:

The following workshops will be held in conjuction to The 31st Annual Practicing Physician's Approach To The Difficult Headache Patient meeting.

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17th @ 5:00PM to 6:30PM

Costa del Sol - Salon C

REGISTER NOW at www.allergantraining.com/SALG33833

Botox Live - Introducing Live Patient Injections for Chronic Migraine

Allergan, Inc.
 

Faculty:
Jack Schim, M.D.
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Carlsbad, CA

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18th @ 5:00PM to 6:30PM

Costa del Sol - Salon C
 

Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks & Trigeminal Nerve Blocks: A Free Clinical Workshop

Presented by: Stephen Eldredge, M.D., Dolor Technologies

RSVP TO tanabostyn@gmail.com or by phone to (801) 889-3377.

 

More information will be posted soon.

 

INDUSTRY SPONSORED SYMPOSIUM (ACCREDITED):

The following symposium will be held in conjuction to The 31st Annual Practicing Physician's Approach To The Difficult Headache Patient meeting.

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17th @ 12:45PM - 1:45PM

Costa del Sol - Salon D

Decoding Complexities: Strategies in Diagnosis and Treatment of Migraine

Provided by Forefront Collaborative - Supported by an educational grant from Lilly.
Forefront Collaborative designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

More information will be posted soon.

 

For questions regarding this event, please contact Joselyn DeLeon, Meeting Administrator at jdeleon@diamondheadache.com or at (312) 867-9104.

Additional Course Information: 

 

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FITNESS AND LEISURE

  • Eight distinct pools
  • Kid-specific pool areas featuring two 100-foot waterslides, a toddler slide and sprayground
  • An adults-only pool for rest and relaxation
  • The Spa at La Costa
  • Two 18-hole championship golf courses
  • 17 tennis courts offering hard and clay surfaces
  • 9,100 square-foot Athletic Club
  • 5 restaurants including Bob's Steak & Chop House and Bistro 65
  • Kidtopia Kids Club
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GUEST SERVICES

  • Concierge service
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Guest room dining
  • ATM
  • In-room safe
  • Self-services business center - open 24 hours a day
  • Turndown service
  • Valet and self parking
  • High Speed WiFi 
  • Chabad at La Costa within walking distance, where kosher meals are available
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Cost
The 31st Annual Practicing Physician's Approach
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Feb 2018 - One Day Registration
$0.00
Flash Drive - Feb
$50.00

Headache Update 2018 - Save The Dates - Registration Will Open February 20th

Thu. July 12, 2018 - Sun. July 15, 2018
Walt Disney World Resort
Lake Buena Vista, Florida - Orlando Area

 

PRESENTED BY:

Diamond Headache Clinic Research & Educational Foundation
Diamond Inpatient Headache Unit at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital

 

ACCREDITED BY:

Primary Care Network


REGISTER EARLY!

Enrollment is limited to 350 registrants.  For the past 25 years, our attendance has exceeded our capacity.  The deadline for course registration is July 1, 2018 or sooner based on availability.  Registration will open February 20th.

 

You may register:

1. ONLINE

2. PHONE

3. FAX 

4. EMAIL

5. MAIL

 

 

 


Pre-Registration on Wednesday, July 11th from 6PM to 9PM.

 

 

ATTENDEE GUESTS/ACCOMPANYING PERSONS:

All event activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for registered attendees. Non-registered guests (including children, family, or colleagues, etc.) are not allowed in the event areas. We respectfully ask that no children be brought to the meeting room as a courtesy to the speakers and other meeting attendees.

 

CANCELLATIONS:

A $100.00 processing fee will be charged for all cancellations. All requests for cancellations should be sent by email to jdeleon@diamondheadache.com.  No Refunds Available after July 1, 2018.

  

ATTENDEE NO-SHOWS:

No refunds or credits will be given to "no-shows".


The following Learning Sessions will be held in conjunction with the
Diamond Headache Clinic Research & Educational Foundation meeting. 

 

INDUSTRY-SUPPORTED LUNCH SYMPOSIA (ACCREDITED):

 

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED.

 

ADDITIONAL MEDICAL TRAINING WORKSHOPS:

 

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED.

Additional Course Information: 

 

 

 

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS:

  

 

 

 

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED.

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITS:

 

MORE INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED.

 

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