Migraine and Headaches - Université Antonine (UA)

  • Migraine and Headaches

    08 juin 2019
    Migraine and Headaches

    The Physical Therapy Department of the Faculty of Public Health in collaboration with the Order of Physiotherapists in Lebanon and the Headache and Chronic Pain Clinic at Bellevue Medical Center has the pleasure to invite you to a seminar entitled Migraine and Headaches on June 8, 2019 at the Hadat-Baabda Campus.



    • 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.: Registration
    • 9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.: Inaugural Session
      Fr. Michel Jalakh, oam, Rector of the Antonine University
      Tanios Abboud, DPT, President of the Order of Physiotherapists in Lebanon
      Gaby Moukarzel, MD, Dean of the Faculty of Public Health

    First session


    Moderators: Farah Ayoubi, PhD – Claude Maroun, DPT, MPT


    • 9:50 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
      Ghassan Mouhanna, MD, neurologist, algologist, Head of the “Headache and Chronic Pain Clinic” at Bellevue Medical Center
      Consultant at the Pain Medicine Department of Hôpital Lariboisière, Paris
      “International Classification of Headaches”
    • 10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
      Charbel Najem, DPT, MPT at the Antonine University
      “Small muscles, big headaches: how can osteopathy help”
    • 10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
      Joëlle Antoun, MD, ophtalmologist at Bellevue Medical Center
      “Ocular Related Pain and Headache”
    • 10:50 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
      Miled Nakhleh, PT, MPT at the Antonine University
      “The Power Touch of Trigger Point Therapy in Tension-Type Headaches”
    • 11:10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Coffee break

    Second session


    Moderators: Roger Saade, DPT, MPT – Abir El Khatib, DPT, MPT


    • 11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
      Jaad Neemeh, MD, Chief of ENT service at Bellevue Medical Center
      “Headache from an ENT Perspective”
    • 11:50 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
      Sabine Zahereldine, student at the Antonine University
      “Physical Exercise and Migraine: for or against?”
    • 12:10 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
      Khalil Abi Nader, MD at LAU School of Medicine
      “Migraine throughout the Woman’s Reproductive Life”
    • 12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
      Caroll Mounzer, MRes at the Antonine University
      “Migraine from a Nutritional Perspective”
    • 12:50 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Brunch break

    Third session


    Moderators: Roland Lahoud, DPT – Rachid El Aile, DPT


    • 1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
      Pierre Tabet, PT, MPT at Mgr Cortbawi Institute and Rehabilitation Hospital
      “The Body Never Lies: how Chinese medicine understands headaches”
    • 1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.
      Charbel Habib, DPT, MPT at the Antonine University
      “Do Your Sleep Habits Trigger Migraines?”
    • 2:10 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
      Joseph V. Zeidan, MMH, MHP at MYnd CARE for mental health
      “How Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Can Overcome Psychosomatic Pain Disorders”
    • 2:40 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Meet the experts for a panel discussion

    Free entrance
    R.S.V.P. before June 4, 2019
    05 927 000 ext.2321 | contact.dphy@ua.edu.lb