Presenting: How to apply TMS for Pain and Headache Management-Mechanisms, Outcome Evidence and Treatment Guidelines
You’re invited to join the Clinical TMS Society for this installment of our Grand Rounds Webinar Series:
How to apply TMS for Pain and Headache Management-Mechanisms, Outcome Evidence and Treatment Guidelines
1. Learners will review the underlying analgesic mechanisms;
2. Discuss the current outcome evidence of TMS for pain and headaches;
3. Review the latest consensus treatment guideline and discuss how we can further promote the clinical implementation of TMS outside the regime of psychiatry.
Date of Release: July 5, 2019
Date of Completion: July 4, 2021
Cost: Members: $25 | Non-members $50 | Student Members FREE
Speakers: Albert Leung, MD
Albert Y. Leung, M.D., is a Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. He is the Director, Center for Pain and Headache Research, and Center for TMS at the VA San Diego Healthcare System. Dr. Leung is currently leading a 30-member multinational multidisciplinary expert panel in reviewing outcomes and providing treatment recommendation for TMS in pain and headache management. His single/multicenter studies focus on assessing the mechanisms and effectiveness of non-invasive brain and peripheral stimulation for nerve function restoration and headache/pain relief. He founded the first TMS clinical unit for pain and headache treatment at his institution a decade ago. His research received multiple funding awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Department of Defense (DOD), and the Veteran Affairs Office of Research and Development (ORD).