12th Annual Clusterbusters

Cluster Headache Conference


Chicago, Illinois

September 14-17, 2017


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Questions?  conference@clusterbusters.org




Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00 PM CDT
Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 1:00 PM CDT


The Embassy Suites Chicago - O'Hare

 Rates start at $139 per night

All rooms are suites and sleep 4-6

Hot breakfast and nightly cocktail hour included in price!

Free shuttle from O'Hare to the hotel

For online hotel reservations click here: online reservations


Note:  the discounted rates must be reserved by August 25, 2017.

Alternate Hotel:

The Comfort Inn O'Hare Convention Center

 Rate: $110/night

Free hot breakfast

Free parking

Free wifi

Free Shuttle to the Embassy Suites, O'Hare airport, and Rivers Casino

To make reservation call 847-635-1300 and mention "Clusterbusters Annual Patient Convention"


Note:  the discounted rates must be reserved by August 30, 2017.









Don't Miss The 12th Clusterbusters Conference!!

 This year's conference will start with Registration and the President's Cocktail Reception at Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:30 PM. 

The speakers and presentations will follow beginning at 9am on Friday and continue to Saturday at 5pm.


We also have a dedicated section on the message board for discussion, updates and information -



Scheduled speakers include:

  • Ainslie Course
  • Dr. Brian McGeeney
  • Ms. Alyssa Goldberg
  • Mrs. Erika McDermott
  • Dr. Larry Schor
  • Dr. Emmanuelle Schindler
  • Dr. Robert Shapiro
  • Mr. Bill Mingus
  • Mr. Hans-Joerg Tangermann
  • Mr. Dan Duhart
  • Ms. Ashley Hattle
  • Ms. Katie Golden
  • Mr. Kevin Lenaburg
  • Dr. Mark Burish
  • Mr. Bob Wold
  • Mrs. Eileen Brewer

See the event page for updates

This is one conference you will not want to miss!

 Meeting another "clusterhead" in person is one of the more meaningful experiences previous conference attendees share with us when asked for feedback, so come for this reason alone.

Agenda available soon      Syllabus available soon




Click below to register 

Register Now!

            Regular fees:  $125                                    Companion fees:  $95

(note:  you can use a credit card or debit card through paypal, or use your paypal account)


I'm unable to attend, but would like to support cluster headache research, education and advocacy.