Migraine Surgery Symposium (Online)

Migraine Surgery SocietyMigraine surgery continues to be one of the hottest topics in plastic surgery. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Migraine Surgery Society are excited to offer a one-day Migraine Surgery Symposium that will dive into the science, anatomy and surgical treatment of the trigger sites.

This online program will include didactic presentations from noted experts, and lively panel discussions that make this educational experience second to none.

Join us from the convenience of your home or office on Sept. 14 from 5:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. PT / 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. CT.

The symposium proceedings will be recorded.

Registration Fees

Early Bird
On or Before July 19
July 20 - Sept. 5
After Sept. 6
Residents & Medical Students who are members of the Migraine Surgery Society*
Residents & Medical Students without MSS membership / Fellows
Residents & Fellows non-subscribers without MSS membership
MSS Active Members
All other Member & Non-Member Categories*

*Join the Migraine Surgery Society and save on your registration! Information on membership is available at

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify migraine headaches and related medication overdoses.
  2. Identify anatomy of supraorbital, supratrochlear, zygomaticotemporal and auriculotemporal nerve trigger sites.
  3. Plan and demonstrate the surgical treatment of the trigger sites (including frontal and temporal, rhinogenic, auriculotemporal, and greater and lesser occipital).

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Provided By American Society of Plastic Surgeons This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education® (ACCME®) through the joint providership of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS®) and the Migraine Surgery Society.  The ASPS® is accredited by the ACCME® to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The ASPS® designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Of the 7.5 credits, 2.0 have been identified as applicable to patient safety.

Recognition Statement

The Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits offered by this activity are enhanced by ASPS Learner Credit Reporting for learners who have opted in to this reporting. Successful completion of this CME activity enables active American Board of Surgery (ABS) members the opportunity to earn credit toward the CME requirement of the ABS's Continuous Certification program when claimed within 30 days of completion of the activity.

Participants in ASPS accredited education who want their CME credits reported to certifying and state licensing boards must opt-in to reporting and add their NPI as well as state license ID and/or collaborating board ID(s) before claiming credit.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all instructors, planners, reviewers, managers, and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships or affiliations. All identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.

Disclaimer: All relevant financial relationships for planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) are reviewed by the ASPS Continuing Education Committee and have been mitigated, if applicable.

Additional Programs

For Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners, these credits have been designated as AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ by an ACCME accredited organization and are applicable to these certifications. These credits/hours may be applicable to your profession. Check PSTM CME Information for more information.