COVID-19 and migraine

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Key Questions

  • How are people living with migraine being affected by the pandemic?
  • Discuss impact on access to medications, access to healthcare professionals?
  • Who are the more vulnerable populations within migraine?
  • Are there any drugs or treatments that patients should be especially careful with?
  • How can people improve their immunity?
  • How can people practice good hygiene when performing essential tasks like groceries or medical supplies?
  • Why is exercise helpful for migraine and why does it trigger some people?
  • How can we maintain any migraine benefits achieved during the COVID shutdown?
  • How could poor sleep and lack of exercise be addressed during the pandemic?
  • And many more questions from the live audience

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Webinar Lineup

Each day during the Replay period, the live webinar will take place at 5:00 pm Eastern Time (New York).

Here’s the lineup for the webinar topics: 

  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 10 – Mental Health & Building Resilience
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 11 – Understanding Causes 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 12 – COVID-19 Considerations for Migraine Patients
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 13 – Understanding Symptoms
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 14 – Understanding Triggers 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 15 – Non-Drug Options 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 16 – New Treatments 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 17 – Telemedicine 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 18 – Finding Calm in a Crisis 
  • 5:00 pm (ET) June 19 – The Role of Self Management

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Shivang Joshi

Shivang Joshi, MD, MPH, RPh

Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy Practice and Headache Specialist
University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy, DENT Neurological Institute

Dr. Shivang Joshi is a doctor, pharmacist, and migraine and pharmacology expert. He is board-certified in neurology and headache medicine. Dr. Joshi is also an associate professor of clinical pharmacy practice at the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy. He is an award-winning researcher and teacher. He is a recipient of the American Headache Society’s 2012 “Frontiers in Headache Research” Scholarship Award for Cluster Headache Research, and the “Outstanding Teaching Award” from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He has recently joined DENT Neurologic Institute, where he treats existing and new patients.

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