Topics

1 Basic science of headaches

1.1 Gene expression

1.2 Central sensitization

1.3 Receptors

1.4 Ion channels

1.5 Chronicization

1.6 Addiction

1.7 Biologics/peptides

1.8 Opioids

1.9 Cannabinoids

1.10 Imaging – animals

1.11 Imaging – humans

1.12 Animal headache models

1.13 Human headache models

1.14 Precision medicine

2 Clinical headache states

2.1 Principles of Classification

2.2 Migraine

2.3 TACs

2.4 Tension-Type headache

2.5 Trigeminal/orofacial neuralgias

2.6 Rare headaches

2.7 Children’s headache

2.8 Elderly headache

2.9 Emergency headache

2.10 Comorbidities

  • 2.10.1 Cardiovascular
  • 2.10.2 Psychiatric
  • 2.10.3 Chronic pain
  • 2.10.4 Metabolic
  • 2.10.5 Neurological
  • 2.10.6 Miscellanea

2.11 Neck pain

2.12 Cranio-mandibular disfunction

3 Behavioural correlates of headaches

3.1 Placebo and nocebo

3.2 Expectations

3.3 Occupational, school and work

4 Headache Treatment

4.1 Biologics

4.2 Non-invasive neuromodulation

4.3 Invasive neuromodulation

4.4 CAM

4.5 Physiotherapy

4.6 Rehabilitation

4.7 Psychological support

4.8 Multidisciplinary handling

4.9 Education and information

5 Ethics, education, history of headache

5.1 Education/patients

5.2 Educations/professionals

5.3 History

5.4 Ethics/clinical practice

6 Epidemiology, assessment, organization of headache service

6.1 Epidemiology and burden

6.2 Pharmacoeconomics

6.3 Outcomes standardization

6.4 Databases