12th Annual Patient Conference

  • Venue:
    The Embassy Suites - Chicago, IL
  • Time:
    All day event
  • Address:
    5500 N River Rd.
    Rosemont, IL, 60018
    USA
  • Cost:
    125.00

Don’t Miss The 12th Clusterbusters Conference!!

This year’s conference will start with Registration and the President’s Cocktail Reception at Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:30 PM.
The speakers and presentations will follow beginning at 9am on Friday and continue to Saturday at 5pm.
We also have a dedicated section on the message board for discussion, updates and information – CLICK HERE

Scheduled Speakers

  • Ainslie Course
  • Dr. Brian McGeeney
  • Ms. Alyssa Goldberg
  • Mrs. Erika McDermott
  • Dr. Larry Schor
  • Dr. Emmanuelle Schindler
  • Dr. Robert Shapiro
  • Mr. Bill Mingus
  • Mr. Hans-Joerg Tangermann
  • Mr. Dan Duhart
  • Ms. Ashley Hattle
  • Ms. Katie Golden
  • Mr. Kevin Lenaburg
  • Dr. Mark Burish
  • Mr. Bob Wold
  • Mrs. Eileen Brewer

This is one conference you will not want to miss!

Meeting another “clusterhead” in person is one of the more meaningful experiences previous conference attendees share with us when asked for feedback, so come for this reason alone.

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Agenda

Thursday, September 14, 2017
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Registration and Reception
Friday, September 15, 2017
8:00 am to 9:00 am Registration
9:00 am to 9:15 am Opening Remarks
9:15 am to 10:00 am Introductions with Ainslie Course
10:00 am to 10:30 am Presentation: Bringing You Up to Date
Bob Wold
10:30 am to 10:45 am Break
10:45 am to 11:45 am Presentation: Dr. Brian McGeeney
11:45 am to 12:30 pm Presentation: Designated Survivors
Hans-Joerg Tangermann
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm ATI Focus Group
2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Educational Small Sessions:
O2 Demonstration – Bill Mingus
Posters
Sponsor Tables
Studies
2:30 pm to 3:15 pm Panel: Advocacy
Ms. Ashley Hattle, Ms. Katie Golden, Dr. Robert Shapiro
3:15 pm to 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm to 4:15 pm Presentation: Study Results
Dr. Larry Schor
4:14 pm to 5:00 pm Presentation: Inpatient Care
Dr. Alexander Feoktistov
5:00 pm to 5:30 pm Raffle and Auction
5:30 PM End of Day Announcements
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm Safe Room Meeting – Supporters/Caregivers Only
Dr. Larry Schor
8:30 pm to 9:30 pm Safe Room Meeting – Clusterheads Only
Dr. Larry Schor
Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:00 am to 9:30 am ATI Focus Group
9:00 am to 9:15 am Day 2 Conference Announcements and Information
9:15 am to 9:45 am Presentation – Patient Experience
Ms. Alyssa Goldberg/Mrs. Erika McDermott
9:45 am to 10:15 am Presentation: Oxygen Denial Advocacy
Dr. Robert Shapiro
10:15 am to 10:45 am Auction
10:45 am to 11:00 am Break
11:00 am to 11:45 am Presentation – electroCore
Mr. Dan Duhart
11:45 am to 12:00 pm Presentation – Circadian Study
Dr. Mark Burish
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm Lunch Break – On Your Own
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm Presentation – Psychological Issues
Dr. Larry Schor
2:15 pm to 3:00 pm Presentation – Oxygen Use and Efficacy (and Update on Psilocybin Study), Dr. Emmanuelle Schindler
3:00 pm to 3:15 pm Break
3:15 pm to 3:30 pm Presentation – Coalition for Headache and Migraine Patients (CHAMP), Kevin Lenaburg
3:30 pm to 4:15 pm Q&A Panel – Dr. Brian McGeeney Moderator
4:14 pm to 5:00 pm Auction/Raffle
5:00 pm to 5:30 pm Presentation – End of Conference
Mr. Bob Wold
7:30 PM Clusterbusters Dinner
Sunday, September 17, 2017
9:00 AM Optional Farewell Breakfast – Not Supplied by Clusterbusters

 


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