Advanced Headache Diagnosis & Management

College

  • College of Nursing

Degree Earned

  • Certificate

Program Type

  • Hybrid

Prerequisites
Graduate degree
3.0 GPA

MD, DO, DDS, NP, PA-C, PhD

Contact

Name: Hannah R. Smith, PhD
Positions:
  • Academic Program Director
  • Assistant Dean, JCN
  • Assistant Professor

901 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Program Contact

Name: Simy Parikh, MD
Position: Assistant Professor , Department of Neurology
Organization: Jefferson Headache Center

900 Walnut Street
Philadelphia , PA 19147

Program Overview

The Post-Graduate Certificate Program in Advanced Headache Diagnosis and Management brings clinically important and novel information to a diverse group of clinical learners to improve patient care and outcomes related to headache disorders.

Three online didactic courses (10 graduate credits) impart knowledge of pathogenesis, clinical diagnosis, pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options, psychiatric and sleep disorders, and business management for clinical practice. Weekend onsite intensive provides opportunities to practice case simulations and procedures, participate in interprofessional discussions, and engage in active learning directly with headache medicine experts.

FREE Master Class in Newer Therapies for Headache Management

The link for all the Master Class series sessions is here for anyone to register:

https://www.jefferson.edu/admissions/virtualvisits.html#grad

Curriculum

Learn about the variety of classes and schedule options for obtaining your certificate.