Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2019: CGRP Agents for Migraine Prevention

CGRP Agents for Migraine Prevention

Several new migraine prophylactic agents are now on the market, targeting the calcitonin gene related peptide (CGRP) or CGRP receptor. This module will give an overview of the clinical pharmacology of CGRP agents and considerations for use in migraine management.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Recognize migraine quickly in clinic.
  2. Discuss the overview of traditional acute and prophylactic treatments.
  3. Describe CGRP and its role in migraine and as a target for prophylaxis.

Additional Information

Format: 
Online
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
07/08/2019
Expires: 
07/08/2022
Cost:
$20.00

Donald Bright, MD   
Staff Neurologist, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA

Professional Credit

ANCC logo. Accreditation Information 

Available Credit

  • 1.10 Contact hours
  • 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Activity Availability

Available: 
07/08/2019
Expires: 
07/08/2022

Price

Cost:
$20.00
Please login or create account to take this course.

For assistance, please contact the Registration Manager at 206-543-1047 or cne@uw.edu.

Required Hardware/software