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Some team members at the in-person live event at UCLA in 2019. Carl Cincinnato is center with volunteers from different teams helping out at the event where over 300 people attended.

The Migraine World Summit is an annual live event that is held each year in March or April. It is available for free online. 

The Migraine World Summit provides an opportunity to improve patients’ and caregivers’ understanding of migraine and headache disorders by providing access to leading migraine experts, doctors and specialists from around the world. 

Our mission is simple… to reduce the global burden of migraine. By giving access to many of the world’s top experts, information is shared that can be discussed with the patients’ healthcare professionals to improve health and wellness.

Please note that this role will begin interviewing in September but is now open to applications.


Community Support Ambassadors are responsible for providing support to participants to access the Migraine World Summit materials. The role encompasses answering any questions received during the Summit via emails (tickets) and live chats, and building a rapport with people from over 150 countries. Full training is provided enabling you to use your knowledge of migraine. It is expected that you would be comfortable working independently and as part of a knowledgeable, friendly and supportive team that currently spans 5 continents. 


  • You are genuinely excited to help people dealing with migraine 
  • You are patient, empathetic, and love to engage with others in need via our customer platform
  • You are a confident problem solver with a natural ability to troubleshoot and investigate when insufficient information is available 
  • You are comfortable responding to sales and/or technical questions
  • You are willing to ask for help when needed
  • You can work both individually and as part of a team
  • You are able to follow instructions and act on feedback 


  • Participate in regular status meetings
  • Attend regular training meetings – they will be made available to suit the group by time zone
  • Answer tickets (participant emails) and live chats in a warm, professional manner
  • Willing to ask for help when a ticket/email is outside scope to answer
  • Able to research additional information when needed, e.g. Google unfamiliar migraine terms 
  • Keep team updated on personal status (migraine attack, other commitments)


  • Solid knowledge of migraine 
  • Strong English language skills
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Comfort with technology
  • Ability to think on feet especially when dealing with live chats

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE (helpful, but not required)

  • Customer support experience
  • Caring or technical background e.g. IT, teaching, medicine/nursing, counseling 
  • Additional language skills, particularly Spanish and French
  • Tech savvy


Location: Flexible 

Timeframe/Hours: Minimum 8-10 hours/week; ideally must have time available to spread across the week. Time availability during Summit week is crucial, this may involve additional hours where possible.

Please note that this role will begin interviewing in September but is now open to applications.


Join Our Team

At the 2021 Migraine World Summit, we had more than 100,000 participants from more than 100 countries listen to 32 world-leading experts.

We heard in emails, video messages, and social media comments that these events have opened up a world of hope and turned lives around.

This has been made possible only by the goodwill of our world-leading experts and volunteers who have generously shared their knowledge, time, and expertise. We owe a big thank you to everyone who was involved.

Now you have the opportunity to get involved in this life-changing work to help make a difference for people with migraine. On behalf of the Migraine World Summit and WHEF, we are looking for a few capable and generous volunteers to join the team to help provide education and support to our global audience.

These roles are flexible and purpose-driven. You’re also likely to pick up new skills, friends, and ideas for better health along the way. This could also be a great stepping stone if you’re looking to get back into the workforce.

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We understand that for many, life is a daily struggle and you are simply not in a position to take on anything more. If you feel like this could be taxing on your health in any way, please do not apply. We greatly appreciate your consideration but we would much rather you prioritize your health and come back in a better place next year.

If you are talented, experienced and ready to demonstrate just how amazing you can be despite chronic illness, please apply or share this with someone you know. These roles are open globally.

Fill out this short form to be considered for the WHEF/ Migraine World Summit team. Join us to help make a world of difference.

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