Photo & Video Gallery
Inaugural International Headache Symposium Milan Italy 2018
Scientific Program by Watson Headache® Institute
& Organisation by ManualMENTE
Both the Watson Headache® Institute and ManualMENTE would like to thank...
... our international and national colleagues who registered and attended, platform and workshop presenters, chairpersons, sponsors and patrons, Melia Hotel, translators and multimedia representatives, graphic designers and printers, along with photographers for supporting the symposium initiative. If we have overlooked anyone, our apologies (please let us know) and thank you!
If you have found your way to this page we hope that you enjoy the symposium photo gallery. It is a pleasure to share these, 'who made the symposium a success moments', captured during the scientific program presented 4th & 5th May 2018.
We look forward to seeing you again in 2020 in Italy - Sicily or Rome (To Be Confirmed).
Thank You To Everyone Who Contributed,
& thank you for your overwhelmingly positive feedback!
Watson Headache® Institute & ManualMENTE
For the first time in Italy the International Headache Symposium organized by ManualMENTE, two days looking at primary headache and how Manual Therapy can play a fundamental role.
It was a privilege to welcome one hundred and thirty presenters and registrants from twelve countries to share in two days of influences in Primary Headache along with pre and post-symposium course registrants from ten countries.
Platform and Workshop Presenters
Professor Dr Fabrizio Benedetti (University of Turin, Turin, Italy)
Dr Didrik Sopler (Tissue Recovery, California, US)
Mr Alessandro Aina (Fisioterapia Innovativa, Milan, Italy)
Professor Dr Gianluca Coppola (The G.B. Bietti Foundation, Rome, Italy)
Professor Dr Cherubino Di Lorenzi (Sapienza - University of Rome, Rome Italy)
Professor Dr Kerstin Luedtke (University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany)
The following practitioners introduced speakers thanking them at the end of their presentations and chairing the subsequent questions session:
Chris Fawcett (Headache and Pain Management Centre, Brisbane, Australia) - Professor Dr Fabrizio Benedetti & Ms Trina Morris;
PollyAnne Van Rookhuijzen (International Headache Clinic, The Hague, Netherlands) - Dr Dean Watson & Professor Dr Jo Nijs;
Rob Wallis (Sydney Headache and Migraine Centre, Sydney, Australia) - Dr Didrik Sopler & Mr Alessandro Aina;
Helen Tufui (The Headache Clinic, Invercargill, New Zealand) - Dr Dean Watson & Professor Dr Gianlucca Coppola;
Riccardo Rosa (Mal di Testa Clinic, Rome, Italy) - Professor Dr Cherubio Di Lorenzo & Professor Dr Kerstin Luedtke
Simone Scaglioni (ManualMENTE, Varese, Italy) - Panel Discussion
Rob Wallis (Sydney Headache and Migraine Centre, Sydney, Australia)
Chris Fawcett (Headache and Pain Management Centre, Brisbane, Australia)
Helen Tufui (The Headache Clinic, Invercargill, New Zealand)
Keith Fernandez (Synergy Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Toronto, Canada)
PollyAnne Van Rookhuijzen (International Headache Clinic, The Hague, Netherlands)
Riccardo Rosa (Mal di Testa Clinic, Rome, Italy)
Sponsors - Thank You Simone Scaglioni
Patrons - Thank You Simone Scaglioni
A.I.FI. (Associazione Italiana Fisioterapisti)
S.I.F. (Società Italiana di Fisioterapia)
Watson Headache® Institute
Advocating that a skilled and specific manual therapy examination (WatsonHeadache® Approach) of the upper cervical spine becomes routine when investigating primary headache.
Educating the public and health professionals in Cervicogenic Headache and the causative role of upper cervical disorders in migraine and other headache types.