32nd Annual Practicing Physician's Approach to the Difficult Headache Patient (Carlsbad, CA)
February 15 -18, 2019

32nd Annual Practicing Physician's Approach to the Difficult Headache Patient (Carlsbad, CA)

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa

Presented by:

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

Course registration deadline:

Enrollment is limited to 250 registrants. The deadline for course registration is February 8, 2019 or sooner based on availability.

Early-Bird Registration rates (available until November 30, 2018):

$450.00 (MD/DO/PhD/PsyD/DDS/Pharma Industry) – 4 day registration
$350.00 (PA/NP/RN/RPh/PharmD/Other Health Prof) – 4 day registration
$150.00 – Daily Rate * Number of days attending

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.


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 February 1, 2019.

Attendee No-Shows:

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

Industry-Supported Learning Sessions and Medical Training Workshops:



Call for Abstracts: 

Abstract submissions will open on Monday, October 8, 2018. The deadline for submission is Sunday, December 9, 2018 by 11:59 PM (Central). All abstracts received will be reviewed by the Review Committee and if accepted for poster presentation, notifications will be sent to authors via email by Thursday, December 13, 2018. Poster presentations will be displayed throughout the course. Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the author(s) to present their work over the four-day course. All posters should be mounted by 6:00 PM on Thursday, February 14, 2018.


Hotel Information:

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa
2100 Costa Del Mar Road
Carlsbad, California 92009
Resort Website

Hotel Reservations:

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa discounted room rates start at: 

$249.00 per night - 1 King Bed
$249.00 per night - 2 Queen Beds
$309.00 per night - Suite
*plus daily resort services fees (~$15.00) and taxes.

You will need to register for the course to be able to book your room under the discounted room block. The deadline for discounted room reservations is Monday, January 14, 2019 and is based on availability. 

Venue Offerings & Featured Resort Activities Information:

- Complimentary Self-Parking available.
- Overnight Valet Parking is $28.00.

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa offers 36 holes of golf at Champions Course & Legends Course.
Book a Tee Time

Indulge in a massage and surrender stress at The Spa at Omni La Costa Resort (named #1 Wellness Spa in the nation). 
View Spa Services & Book a Treatment

Have the ultimate tennis experience at either of the resort's 17 tennis courts.
Plan Your Next Match or Take A Class

Restore health and balance at the Chopra Center which offers a variety of yoga and meditation classes for guests. 
Visit the Chopra Center


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