KATHLEEN B DIGRE portrait
  • Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Science
  • Adjunct Professor, Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Adjunct Professor, Department Of Anesthesiology
  • Professor, Neurology
801-581-6871

Research Keywords

  • Disorders of the Optic Nerve
  • Intracranial Hypertension Including Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Photophobia
  • Neurology of Pregnancy
  • Neuro-ophthalmologic changes in pregnancy
  • Pupil

Presentations

  • Third Nerve Palsies.Atlantic Eye Symposium (AES). Halifax, Nova Scotia. , , 2015.
  • Intracranial hypertension: Causes and can it occur without papilloedema? 12th Meeting of European Neuro-Ophthalmological Society (EUNOS). Ljubljana, Slovenia. , , 2015.
  • Papilledema and Management of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. , , 2015.
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri Basics. American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting. Washington, D.C. , , 2015.
  • Case presentations. Neuro-Ophthalmological Course, Ophghalmology Dept. Tel Aviv, Israel. , , 2014.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia. Neuro-Ophthalmologial Course. Ophthalmology Dept., Tel-Aviv, Israel. , , 2014.
  • Postoperative visual loss. University Department of Anaesthesioogfy and Pain Therapy. University Hospital. Bern, Switzerland. , , 2014.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology Cases - Panel Discussion. Thorny Issues in Ophthalmology Conference. Devers Eye Institute. Portland, OR. , , 2013.
  • Neurologic Issues in Pregnancy, General Neurology of Systemic Disease; Women's Issues. Digre K. 65th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA,. , , 2013.
  • Neuro-ophthalmology - Guided Tour of the Ocular Fundus. Digre KB. 65th AAN Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. , , 2013.
  • Neurologic Issues in Pregnancy, Headaches in Pregnancy, Digre K 65th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA,. , , 2013.
  • Neurologic Issues in Pregnancy, Vascular Disorders. Digre KB, 65th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA,. , , 2013.
  • Neuro-ophthalmology and Neurovestibular Exam Lab Skills Pavilion- Ophthalmoloscopy: An Important Skill for All Neurologists. Costello FE, Digre KB, 65th AAN Annual Meeting San Diego, CA. , , 2013.
  • Three Controversies in Pseudotumor Cerebri. International Symposium on Neuro-Ophthalmology and Low Vision. Tubingen, Germany. , , 2008.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia, The 14th Chaim Mayman Memorial Lecture, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2008.
  • Current Controversies in IIH. Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Maywood, Illinois. , , 2008.
  • University of Iowa, Solving Headaches in the Opthalmologist Office. , , 2008.
  • University of Iowa, Shedding Light on Photophobia. , , 2008.
  • University of Iowa. , , 2008.
  • Invited Visiting Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. , , 2006.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic changes in pregnancy. Breakfast with the Experts. American Academy of Ophthalmology. , , 2004.
  • Transient Monocular Blindness. American Academy of Ophthalmology. , , 2004.
  • Documenting the Neuro-ophthalmic Patient. Ophthalmic Photographers Society. , , 2004.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic changes in Pregnancy. Nebraska Eye Association. , , 2004.
  • Optic neuritis. Current Concepts in Intracranial hypertension. Neuro-ophthalmic changes in pregnancy. Wisconsin Ophthalmology Society. , , 2004.
  • Short-lasting Unilateral Headaches with Autonomic Features. International Neuro-ophthalmology Society, Geneva, Switzerland. , , 2004.
  • Neuro-ophthalmology and Pregnancy. Canadian Ophthalmology Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. , , 2004.
  • Current concepts in Idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Canadian Neuro-ophthalmology at COS, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. , , 2004.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic Complications in Pregnancy. Toronto Eye, Toronto, Canada. , , 2004.
  • Arnold Chiari and headache; IIH headache. Symposium Neural Hydrodynamics, Stanford Park Hotel, Menlo, California. , , 2004.
  • Headaches for Coders, Ouch! American Association of Profession Coders. , , 2004.
  • Headache: What to do about it. Advances in Internal Medicine. The Canyons, Park City, Utah. , , 2004.
  • Headache for Ophthalmologists. Post-graduate Vorlesungen, University of Swizerland, Zurich, Switzerland. , , 2004.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic Changes in Pregnancy, Ophthalmic Winter Seminar 2004, Villars, Switzerland. , , 2004.
  • University of Wisconsin. , , 2004.
  • University of Toronto, Invited Lecturer. , , 2004.
  • Double Trouble. Case presentation, Jonathen Wirtshafter Lecture Day, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, Minneapolis. , , 2003.
  • Controversies in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, Great Lakes Neuro-Ophthalmology Club. , , 2003.
  • Digre K. Diagnosis and Management of Headache of and Face Pain, Utah Rhinology Association, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2003.
  • Digre K. New Concepts in Headache Management, Great Falls, Montana. , , 2003.
  • Michigan State University, Invited Lecturer. , , 2003.
  • University of California, San Diego, Invited Lecturer. , , 2002.
  • Oregon Health Sciences, Department of Neurology, Invited Lecturer. , , 2002.
  • Digre K. Primary and Secondary Intracranial Hypertension, American Academy of Ophthalmology sub-specialty day course, New Orleans. , , 2001.
  • St. Louis University Neurology Dept., Invited Lecturer. , , 2001.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic changes in pregnancy, Invited lecture, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. , , 1999.
  • University of Washington, Invited Lecturer. , , 1999.
  • University of Mississippi, Invited Lecturer. , , 1999.
  • Troubling Thirds, University of Minnesota Invited Lecturer, Current Concepts in Ophthalmology. , , 1998.
  • Neuro-ophthalmology and Pregnancy, University of Minnesota Invited Lecturer, Current Concepts in Ophthalmology. , , 1998.
  • University of Minnesota, Invited Lecturer. , , 1998.
  • University of Mississippi, Neurology Dept., Invited Lecturer. , , 1994.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology in Pregnancy, Visiting Professor, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. , , 1993.
  • University of Michigan, Kellogg Eye Center, Invited Lecturer. , , 1993.
  • Practical Management of Headache, Internal Medicine Review Course, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1992.
  • Clinical Aspect of Headache, Invited Presentation for St. Vincent Hospital, Birmingham, Alabama, Park City, Utah. , , 1992.
  • Practical Management of Headache, Invited Presentation for Family Practice, Ogden, Utah. , , 1991.
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache, Invited Presentation for Occupational Nurses of Utah. , , 1991.
  • Manhattan Eye & Ear, Invited Lecturer. , , 1991.
  • Headache for Ophthalmologists. Cavernous Sinus Anatomy and Clinical Syndromes. Amaurosis Fugax, Invited presentation to the Greater New York Ophthalmology Lecture Series, Manhattan Eye and Ear. , , 1991.
  • Headache and Other Facial Pain, Invited presentation to Castle County Medical Symposium. , , 1990.
  • Management of Post-Concussive Headache, Invited presentation, Multi disciplinary diagnostic and treatment for closed head injury, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1989.
  • Neurologic and Ophthalmologic Complication of Severe Pre-eclampsia and Eclampsia, Post-Graduate course in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Park City, Utah. , , 1989.
  • More Than Meets the Eye: What an Ophthalmologist Needs to Know About Migraine. Hoyt Lecturer at AAO 2017, New Orleans, LA. , , 2017.
  • Carol F. Zimmerman, M.D. Lectureship in Neuro-Ophthalmology. Caring for Two: Neuro-Ophthalmology Challenges in Pregnancy. UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dallas, Texas. , , 2012.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia. The 14th Chaim Mayman Memorial Lecture. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Boston, MA. , , 2008.
  • Current Controversies in IIH. Loyal University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Maywood, Illinois. , , 2008.
  • Blackburn M, Katz BJ, Digre KB. A controlled trial of FL-41 lenses for the treatment of photophobia in blepharospasm. NANOS 2005; Copper Mountain. , , 2005.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia, North American Neuro-ophthalmology Society. , , 2005.
  • Waite A, Katz BJ, Digre KB. Retinal photopigment levels in Migraine patients with photophobia. NANOS 2004; Orlando Florida. , , 2004.
  • Neurologic Complication in Pregnancy, American Neurologic Association, Plenary Session, Miami Florida. , , 1996.
  • Ask the Faculty, Panelist, International Headache Academy (IHA), Los Angeles, CA. , , 2018.
  • Top Clinical Papers 2017, Moderator, International Headache Academy (IHA), Los Angeles, CA. , , 2018.
  • Cases of Low Pressure Headaches. Scottsdale Headace Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2017.
  • High and Low Pressure Headaches for CSF Headaches. American Headache Society. 2017 Headache Symposium. Phoenix, Arizona. , , 2017.
  • Workshop for Women in Medicine, Invited Presenter, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. , , 2017.
  • Workshop for Women in Medicine. Negotiation: Know what you want, get what you need. University of Zurich. Zurich, Switzerland. , , 2017.
  • Update on the Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Educational Library, Kathleen Digre and Nancy Lombardo on behalf of the NOVEL committees of NANOS, Budapest, Hungary. , , 2017.
  • Moderator: Eye Pain and Alikes. 13th Meeting of European Neuro-Ophthalmological Society (EUNOS). Budapest, Hungary. , , 2017.
  • More Than Meets the Eye: Migraine Phenomena and the Eye. 13th Meeting of European Neuro-Ophthalmological Society (EUNOS). Budapest, Hungary. , , 2017.
  • More Than Meets the Eye: Migraine Phenomena and the Eye. 13th Annual Meeting of European Neuro-Ophthalmological Society (EUNOS), Budapest, Hungary. , , 2017.
  • Case Presentation: I Can't Stand this Headache. 18th Congress of the International Headache Socitey (IHC), Vancouver, Canada. , , 2017.
  • American Headache Society: Chronic Migraine Educatio Program. Pain Week. , , 2017.
  • Causes of Eye Pain: A Multicenter Center Experience. American Headache Society (AHS) 58th Annual Scientific Meetiing. San Diego, Calfornia. , , 2017.
  • Scientific Paper Presentations - Moderator, 59th Annual American Headache Society Scientific Meeting,. , , 2017.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology of Pregnancy. Presentation at Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty Conference, USC Roski Eye Institute, Keck Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. , , 2017.
  • Eye and Facial Pain Syndromes, Presentation at Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty Conference, USC Roski Eye Institute, Keck Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. , , 2017.
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri and Pseudopapilledema, Presentation at Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty Conference, USC Roski Eye Institute, Keck Medicine of University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. , , 2017.
  • Low and Hig Pressure Headache: Clinical Presentation and Approach to Evaluation and Management. 2017 American Academy of Headaches Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2017.
  • Head Talks: Ask Us Anything: Expert Panel on Headache and Pain. 2017 American Academy of Headaches Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2017.
  • Basic Recognition/Evaluation of Low Pressure Headache Syndromes. 2017 American Academy of Headaches Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2017.
  • Cases for Discussion. 2017 American Academy of Headaches Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2017.
  • Ophthalmoscopy - An Important Skill for All Neurologists. 2017 American Academy of Headaches Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2017.
  • Island Fever. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). Washington, DC. , , 2017.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmlogic Side Effects of More Recently Used Medications in Treating Cancer, Rheumatologic Disorders, and Multiple Sclerosis . North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). Washington, DC. , , 2017.
  • NOVEL: Update. North America Neuro-Ophthalmologiy Society (NANOS). Washington, DC. , , 2017.
  • Headache Management. 8th Annual Biennial Advances in Internal Medicine 2017 Conference. Park City, Utah. , , 2017.
  • Ask the Panel. Panel Member. International Headache Academy (IHA). UCLA. Los Angeles, California. , , 2017.
  • Difficult Cases. , , 2016.
  • Low CSF Presure Headaches: Overview and Cases. Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2016.
  • Concurrent Session: VI: Difficult Cases: Breaking Them Down. Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2016.
  • Plenary I: Migraine Cases and Their Implications. Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2016.
  • Uncovering and Managing Unconscious Bias in Academic Medicine - - Women in Leadership. 141st Annual Meeting of the American Neurological Association. Baltimore, Maryland. , , 2016.
  • More Than Meets the Eye: The Eye and Migraine. American Headache Society (AHS) 58th Annual Scientific Scientific Meeting. San Diego, California. , , 2016.
  • Ophthalmoscopy: An Important Skill for All Neurologists. 2016 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting. , , 2016.
  • Challenging Headache Cases. 2016 American Academy of Neurology. , , 2016.
  • Research Project Platform Presentations. Moderators: Kathleen Digre, Todd Schmidt. IInternational Headache Academy (IH). Phoenix, Arizona. , , 2016.
  • Clinical Roundtable Cases with Speakers. Scottsdale Headace Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2015.
  • Case Wrap Up. Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2015.
  • Women's Issues and Headaches. Scottsdale Headace Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2015.
  • Eye Pain. Atlantic Eye Symposium (AES). Halifax, Nova Scotia. , , 2015.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology in Pregnancy With an Eye to Future Health, The Iowa Eye Association Annual Meeting. University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Iowa City, Iowa. , , 2015.
  • A Weak Presentation. Valenzuela RM, Katz BJ, Crum A, Digre KB, Mamalis N, Davidson HC, Warner JE. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Sociegy (NANOS). San Diego, California. , , 2015.
  • Panelist: What to make of this chief complaint or presenting symptoms? Neuro-Ophthalmology 2013. The American Academy of Ophthalmology. New Orleans, Louisiana. , , 2014.
  • More Than Meets the Eye: What an Ophthalmologist Needs to Know About Migraine and the Eye. American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). New Orleans, Louisiana. , , 2014.
  • Eye Pain. Atlantic Eye Symposium (AES). Halifax, Nova Scotia. , , 2014.
  • Third Nerve Palsies. Atlantic Eye Symposium (AES). Halifax, Nova Scotia. , , 2014.
  • Results of the IIHTT. Atlantic eye Symposium (AES). Halifax, Nova Scotia. , , 2014.
  • Atlantic Eye Symposium (AES), CME Program Presenter. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. , , 2014.
  • Case Demonstrations. St. Gellen, Zurich, Germany. , , 2014.
  • Ataxia at the Masquerade Ball. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. , , 2014.
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Baseline Results. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. , , 2014.
  • Patient Documentation for Neuro-Ophthalmology. 44th Annual Educational Program. Ophthalmic Photographers' Society. New Orleans, Louisiana. , , 2013.
  • Photophobia - what does the cornea tell us? 28th Biennial Cornea Conference. Schepens Eye Research Institute, Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Boston, Massachusetts. , , 2013.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia. Thorny Issues in Ophthalmology Conference. Devers Eye Institute. Portland, Oregon. , , 2013.
  • Headache: Beware the Perfect Storm. Thorny Issues in Ophthalmology Conference. Devers Eye Institute. Portland, Oregon. , , 2013.
  • Major Life Events, Stress Appraisal and Migraine: Results of the American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention (AMPP). American Headache Sociedty 54th Annual Scientific Meeting. Los Angeles, California. , , 2013.
  • Lessons from the First Meta-Scale Genetic Analysis of Migraine. American Headache Sociedty 54th Annual Scientific Meeting. Los Angeles, California. , , 2013.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology Workshop: Imaging, 39th Annual NANOS Meeting, Snowbird, UT, Digre K, Hudgins P, Salzman K, Osborn AG. , , 2013.
  • Headache Diagnosis and Management: 2013 Update, Digre K, 6th Biennial Advances in Internal Medicine 2013, Park City, UT. , , 2013.
  • Episodic Migraine to Chronic Migraine.Digre KB, Schwedt TJ. American Headache Society: Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2012.
  • Treatment. Moderator: Kathleen B. Digre. Dodick DW, Silverstein SD. American Headache Society Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Scottsdale, Arizona. , , 2012.
  • Photophobia & heightened sensory sensitivities. Dystonia Coalition's Fourth Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. , , 2012.
  • Mothers' Migraine Predicts Infant Colic. American Headache Sociedty 54th Annual Scientific Meeting. Los Angeles, California. , , 2012.
  • Can So Many Patients Be Wrong about the Association between Weather and Headache? Time Series Analysis of Headache Diary Data. American Headache Sociedty 54th Annual Scientific Meeting. Los Angeles, California. , , 2012.
  • Seminar: Common and Important Ophthalmoscopic Findings. American Academy of Ophthalmology. New Orleans, Louisiana. , , 2012.
  • Treatment of Subjects with Giant Cell Arteritis with Antibiotics. Keung B, Koening C, DeDomenico I, Kaplan J, Digre KB, Warner JEA, Katz BK. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). San Antonio, Texas. , , 2012.
  • A Mystery Case of Proptosis, Optic Neuropathy,, and Peripheral Neuropathy. Keung B, Warner JEA, Digre KB, Katz B, Chin S, Shah Lm, Eckart D. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), San Antonio, Texas. , , 2012.
  • Double Trouble: A Survival Guide to Diplopia for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist. Intermittent Diplopia, Digre, KB AA), 2011 Orlando FL. , , 2011.
  • Shedding Light on Photophobia. Grand Rounds. University of British Columbia Eye Center. , , 2011.
  • Neuro-ophthalmologic Disorders in Pregnancy: The Jacobson Lecture. NANOS. Vancouver, British Columbia. , , 2011.
  • Cases in Headache: 1) The use of oral contraceptives in a woman with migraine with aura and 2) The work-up of an unruptured aneurysm. What do I do now? And how do I do it? Scottsdale Headache Symposium. , , 2010.
  • Breakfast with the Experts. American Academy of Ophthalmology: Photophobia. , , 2010.
  • Photophobia: Mechanisms, Insights and Treatments. Mountain West Regional Meeting of the Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2010.
  • Salary Equity: Equal Pay for Equal Work.American Neurological Association Women's Breakfast. San Francisco, California. , , 2010.
  • Stroke and Migraine. LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2004.
  • Migraine and Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies. Boise, Idaho. , , 2004.
  • Dystonias and other facial movements, Ask the Doctor, and Photosensitivity and Blepharospasm. Benign Essential Blepharospasm meeting, Birmingham, Alabama. , , 2004.
  • Floyd M, Katz BJ, Digre KB. Drusen and OCT. NANOS 2004, Orlando Florida. , , 2004.
  • Digre K. New Concepts in Migraine Frontiers in Medicine. Jackson Hole, Wyoming. , , 2003.
  • Digre K. Controversies in IIH, Portland, Oregon. , , 2002.
  • Digre, K. Current concepts in Optic Neuritis in MS, Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology, Orlando, Florida. , , 2002.
  • Digre K, Pathophysiology of Migraine, Medical World conferences, Boise, Idaho. , , 2002.
  • Digre K. What is new in headache, Jackson Hole, Wyoming. , , 2002.
  • Digre, K. Pathophysiology of Migraine Treatment strategies in migraine. Medical World conferences, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2002.
  • Digre K. So, you want to write a book; a description of an Odyssey in preparing a book and CD, Library Association at the University of Utah: Library and Information Technology forum. , , 2001.
  • Digre K. Headache associated with Intracranial Hypertension, Scottsdale Headache Symposium, Scottdale Arizona. , , 2001.
  • Katz, Digre, Warner. The Third Time is a Charm, Frank B. Walsh 33rd Annual Meeting, Ann Arbor, Michigan. , , 2001.
  • Headache update 2001, Utah Family Practice Winter Meeting. , , 2001.
  • Scanning Laser Polarimetry for the Detection of Nerve Fiber Layer Defects in Patients with Optic Nerve Drusen, Annual meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology, Palm Springs, California. , , 2001.
  • Klair VA, Katz BJ, Digre KB, Warner JEA, Harrie RP. Scanning Laser Polarimetry for the Detection of Nerve Fiber Layer Defects in Patients with Optic Nerve Drusen, Annual meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. , , 2001.
  • Warner JEAW, Katz B, Digre KB. A Walleyed Potato Farmer. Frank Walsh, Montreal. , , 2000.
  • Troubling Thirds, St. Louis University, Ophthalmology, St. Louis, Missouri. , , 2000.
  • Digre KB, Moore JC, Warner JEA, Katz B, Bernstein P. Vitamin A levels in cerebrospinal fluid of patients with and without IIH. NANOS, Montreblant. , , 2000.
  • Vitamin A Levels in the Cerebrospinal Fluid of Patients with and without Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Mt. Tremblant, Quebec. , , 2000.
  • Belfort M, Tooke-Miller C, Jolley K, Fulmer L, Varner M, Digre K, Saade GR, Dildy GA, Heard JA. Validation of non-invasive transcranial doppler and blood pressure based formula for the asessment of cerebral perfusion pressure in pregnant women, Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine, Miami Beach, Florida. , , 2000.
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Migraine and Headache at Recent Development in the Case of Nervous System Disease, The Neurosciences Center St. Dominic, Jackson Memorial Hospital. , , 1999.
  • Evaluation of the Optic Disc: The Basics, University of Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi. , , 1999.
  • Treating Difficult Headache Problems, Round Table Discussion, Casper Hospital, Casper, Wyoming. , , 1999.
  • Neurologic Infection: Meningitis and Encephalitis, Lhasa City Memorial Hospital, Lhasa, Tibet. , , 1999.
  • Epilepsy - Evaluation and Treatment, Lhasa City Memorial Hospital, Lhasa, Tibet. , , 1999.
  • Stroke - Evaluation and Treatment, Lhasa City Memorial Hospital, Lhasa, Tibet. , , 1999.
  • Headache - Evaluation and Treatment, Lhasa City Memorial Hospital, Lhasa, Tibet. , , 1999.
  • Taking Care of Difficult Headache Patients, Montana State Family Practice Association, West Yellowstone, Montana. , , 1999.
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Headache, Montana State Family Practice Association, West Yellowstone, Montana. , , 1999.
  • Headache in Women, Women's Forum, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1999.
  • Katz B, Warner JEA, Digre KB, Townsend JS, Creel D, Thuler PC. Neuro-ophthalmology complaints as the presenting symptoms of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, North American Neuro-ophthalmological Society, Snowmass Colorado. , , 1999.
  • Katz B, Digre KB, Warner JEH, Harrie R. Genetic analysis of optic nerve head drusen, North American Neuro-ophthalmological Society, Snowmass, Colorado. , , 1999.
  • Jacobson DM, Wall M, Digre KB, Corbett JJ. Serum vitamin A concentrate is elevated in idiopathic intracranial hypertension. North American Neuro-ophthalmological Society, Snowmass, Colorado. , , 1999.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic Findings after Trauma Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1998.
  • Evaluating Headaches for Neuropsychologist, Intermountain Neuropsychology Interest Group, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1998.
  • Headache in Pregnancy, Armed Forces Obstetrical Unit, Landstuhl, Germany. , , 1998.
  • A Heads Up Approach to Handling Headaches, Ogden Medical and Surgical Society, Ogden, Utah. , , 1998.
  • Raskey AL, Zabriskie NA, Digre KB, et. al. The effect on intraocular pressure of cervical sympathetic blockade with local anesthetic injection. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. , , 1998.
  • Headache Management. An Update for Physicians and Health Care Providers. Common Pain Problems: Headache, Irritable Bowel, Fibromyalgia, University of Utah School of Medicine Physicians and the Public, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1998.
  • New Direction in Evaluation and Diagnosis of Headache, Utah Women Medical Association, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1998.
  • What's New in Headache in '98, Board of Academy of Family Practice, Heber, Utah. , , 1998.
  • Warner JE, Digre KB, Scott M, Miller B, Jacobson D, Purvin V, Martin T. Comparison of risk factors in non-arteritic AION in young and older individuals. NANOS Platform present Buena Vista, Florida. , , 1998.
  • To Reach and Yet to Grasp' Medical Rockreation, Women in Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1997.
  • Pseudo-glioma in Neuro-ophthalmology Cyclic III N palsy, Case presentations, Iowa Eye Association, Iowa City, Iowa. , , 1997.
  • IIH and its Effect on Quality of Life, Utah Ophthalmology Society, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1997.
  • Quality of Life in IIH, Presented at NANOS, Keystone, Colorado. , , 1997.
  • Digre KB, Kleinschmidt J, Warner J. Quality of Life in idiopathic intracranial hypertension, North American Neuro-ophthalmology Society, Colorado. , , 1997.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmic Manifestation of Stroke and Trauma, Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired, Solitude, Utah. , , 1996.
  • Neuro-ophthalmic Manifestation of Strokes, Thrombosis and Eclampsia, North America Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Snowbird, Utah. , , 1996.
  • Evaluation of Dizziness from a Neurological Perspective, Intermountain Otolaryngology Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1996.
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Temporal Arteritis, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia. , , 1995.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmological Manifestation of Myasthenia, Myasthenia Gravis Society, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1995.
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial, Utah Ophthalmological Society, Residents Day, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1995.
  • Keltener J, Corbett JJ, Thirkhill S, Digre KB. Autoimmune retinal degeneration. NANOS. , , 1995.
  • Advances in Migraine, American College of Physicians and Surgeons, Utah Chapter, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1994.
  • Advances in Migraine, Internal Medicine Update, Park City, Utah. , , 1994.
  • Regional Sympatholysis in Treatment of Photo-oculodymia, International Neuro-ophthalmology Society, Freiburg, Germany. , , 1994.
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri and related syndromes, American Academy of Neurology, Washington DC. , , 1994.
  • Headache in Primary Care, Utah Association of Family Practitioners, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1994.
  • Mishra A, Digre KB. White disc swelling in patient's with temporal arteritis and normal ESR. NANOS. , , 1994.
  • Headache--in Primary Care for Gynecologist, Utah State Ob-Gyn Society, St. George, Utah. , , 1994.
  • McDonald F, Digre KD, Yonker TC, Corbett JJ. The incidence of empty sella and Arnold Chiari I malformation in PTC. NANOS, Durango, Colorado. , , 1994.
  • Neuro-Anatomy in the Head Injured Patient, Utah State Vocational Rehabilitation, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1993.
  • Gouw L, Ptacek L, Harris C, Digre KB. Neuropathologic findings in OPCA with cone dystrophy. American Association of Pathology, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1993.
  • Headache for the Eye Care Provider: Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy, Utah Optometric Association, Park City, Utah. , , 1993.
  • Emergency Treatment of Migraine Headache, Emergency Room Physician and Nurse Association, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1993.
  • Optic Disc Swelling - AION, optic neuritis, papilledema, Utah Optometric Society, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1993.
  • Occipital Lobe in Trauma, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Big Sky, Montana. , , 1993.
  • Migraine, Epidemiology and Treatment, Utah Nurse Practitioner Association, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 1993.
  • Neuro-Ophthalmic Changes in Pregnancy, Congres des Sciences Neurologiques, Montreal, Quebec. , , 1992.
  • Headache for Ophthalmology, Utah Ophthalmologic Society, Park City, Utah. , , 1992.
  • Epidemiology of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association, San Diego, California. , , 1992.
  • Uses of Photography in Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Photographer Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia. , , 1991.
  • Use of Photography in Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Photographer Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Anaheim, California. , , 1991.
  • Cerebrovascular Disease in Pregnancy, Lecture at American Academy Neurology, Annual meeting, Boston, Massachusetts. , , 1991.
  • Investigation of Visual Changes Following Closed Head Injuries, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association, Park City, Utah. , , 1991.
  • Digre KB, Tryhus M, Johnston P, Smoker WRK, Thompson. MRI Imaging in Horner's Syndrome. International Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Winchester, England. , , 1990.
  • Winward TW, Digre KB, Varner MW, Schenkenberg T. Neuropsychological effects of magnesium sulfate. Society for Gynecologic Investigation, St. Louis. , , 1990.
  • Neuroanatomy of the Cavernous Sinus, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association, Steamboat Springs, Colorado. , , 1990.
  • To Push or Not To Push: Orbital Varix in Pregnancy, North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Steamboat Springs, Colorado. , , 1990.
  • Tryhus MR, Digre KB, Smoker WRK. Horner's Syndrome: A prospectial study of magnetic resonance imaging findings. American Society for Neuroradiology. Los Angeles. , , 1990.
  • Digre KB, Varner MW. Neuro-ophthalmic finding with magnesium sulfate. The Society of Gynecologic Investigation, San Diego. , , 1989.
  • The Pupil in Migraine, North-American Neuro-Ophthalmologic Association, Cancun, Mexico. , , 1989.
  • Retinal Detachments in Severe Pre-Eclampsia, NANOS, Cancun, Mexico. , , 1989.
  • Amaurosis Fugax and Antiphospholipid Antibodies, North American Neuro-Ophthalmologic Association, Crested Butte, Colorado. , , 1988.
  • Hemifacial Spasm Clinical Features and Diagnosis, Fifth International Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 1987.
  • The Cause of Decreased Reflexes in Adie's Syndrome, Upper Midwest Neurological Group, Chicago, Illinois. , , 1987.
  • Varner MW, Digre KB, Servais G, Crawford S, Corbett J. Retinal findings in severe pre-eclampsia and eclops. The Society for Gynecologic Investigation. Atlanta, Georgia. , , 1987.
  • Crawford S, Digre KB, Varner MW: Magnetic resonance imaging in severe pre-eclampsia and eclampsia. Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, Orlando FL. , , 1987.
  • Incidence of Spenoid Sinus Disease in CT and MR imaging, North American Neuro-Ophthalmologic Society, Lake Tahoe, California. , , 1987.
  • Cluster Headache, North American Neurologic Association, Lake Tahoe, California. , , 1987.
  • What Can Be Done For Hemifacial Spasm? Iowa Eye Association Meeting, University of Iowa, Department of Ophthalmology, Iowa City, Iowa. , , 1986.
  • Pseudotumor in Men, Iowa/Western Illinois Neurological Association, Iowa City, Iowa. , , 1986.
  • Opsoclonus in Adults, Rocky Mountain Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Whistler, BC, Canada. , , 1986.
  • Why Hemifacial Spasm? 17th Annual Walsh Society, Seattle, Washington. , , 1986.
  • Neurology and Pregnancy, Great Plains Peri-Natal Organization, Minneapolis, Minnesota. , , 1985.
  • Opsoclonus in Adults, Iowa/Western Illinois Neurological Association, Iowa City, Iowa. , , 1984.
  • Pseudotumor and Pregnancy District VI, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Rapid City, South Dakota. , , 1983.
  • Pseudotumor and Pregnancy Iowa/Western Illinois Neurological Association Iowa City, Iowa. , , 1983.
  • Teacher, National Centers of Excellence in Women's Health, Ask the Expert Program: Headaches: What to Do About Them. , , 2007.
  • Strike A Chord. North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). Washington, DC. , , 2017.
  • Digre KB, Lombardo N, Jarvis C, Biousse V Kawasakim A. Novel update: It is more than a library. Poster session presented at 12th Meeting of European Neuro-Ophthalmological Society (EUNOS), Ujubljana, Slovenia. Poster, Presented, 2015.
  • Miller MA, Digre KB, Bair CM, Crum AV, Katz BJ, Kinard K, Warner JEA. A Comparison of Clinical Features of Pseudotumor Cerebri Secondary to Tetracyclines and Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., Snowbird, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2014.
  • Kinard KI, Miller NR, Digre KB, Crum AV, Katz BJ, Warner JEA. Blepharospasm in the Pediatric Population. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. Poster, Presented, 2014.
  • Kinard KJ, Crum AV, Warner JEA, Katz BJ, Mifflin MD, Smith AG, Digre KB. Chronic Migraine is Associated with Reduced Corneal Nerve Fiber Densit and Length. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. Poster, Presented, 2014.
  • Adesina OO, Stagg BC, Digre KB, Katz BJ, Quigley EP, Palmer CA, Warner JEA. Progressive Visual Loss: The Plot Thickens. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., Snowbird, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Adesina OO, McNally JS, Salzman KL, Katz BJ, Warner JEA, Digre KB. Diffusion Weighted Imaging (DWI) and Gadolinium Enhancement in the Differential Diagnosis of NAION and Optic Neuritis (ON). Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), Snowbird, Utah. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Keung B, Quigley E, Digre KB, Hills W, Warner JEA, Katz BJ. Cranial Neuropathy and Ectatic Vessels: A Close Up of Vascular Loops. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., San Antonio, Texas. Poster, Presented, 2012.
  • Keung B, Koening C, De Domenico I, Kaplan J, Digre KB, Warner JEA, Katz BK. Giant Cell Arteritis: Treatment of Burkholderia Pseudomallei Infection with Antibiotics. Poster session presented at North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)., San Antonio, Texas. Poster, Presented, 2012.
  • Warner JEAW, Bernstein P, Moore JC, Digre KB. Vitamin A in the cerebrospinal fluid. Poster session presented at Annals of Neurol. Poster, Presented, 2001.
  • Santiago ME, Acierno MD, Wafapoor H, Digre KB, Corbett JJ. Severity of initial visual field loss in idiopathic intracranial hypertension determines effectiveness of optic nerve sheath fenestration. Poster session presented at International Neuro-ophthalmology Society, Toronto, Canada. Poster, Presented, 2000.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.
  • German, Fluent.

Publications

  • Berkowitz E, River Y, Digre K, Tiosano B, Kesler A (date unknown). Visual Snow: A Case Series from Israel. (pp. 205-211). Vol. 11. Accepted, .
  • Digre KB (date unknown). Barry Baumel retires from AHS. Vol. 59, 980. Accepted, .
  • Digre KB (date unknown). Linda McGillicuddy Retires. Vol. 59, 979. Accepted, .
  • Orme DR, Vegunta S, Miller MA, Warner JEA, Bair C, McFadden M, Crum AV, Digre KB, Katz BJ (date unknown). A Comparison Between the Clinical Features of Pseudotumor Cerebri Secondary to Tetracyclines and Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. Vol. 220, 177-182. Accepted, .
  • Seay MD, Digre KB, Galetta SL (date unknown). Dr. Norman Schatz. Vol. 40, e65-e73. Accepted, .
  • McGregor AJ, Chin EL, Rojek MK, Digre KB, Lopez AM, Jenkins K, Johnston L, Jenkins M (date unknown). Sex and Gender Health Education Summit: Advancing Curricula Through a Multidisciplinary Lens. (pp. 1728-1736). Vol. 28. Accepted, .
  • Malmqvist L, Bursztyn L, Costello F, Digre K, Fraser JA, Fraser C, Katz B, Lawlor M, Petzold A, Sibony P, Warner J, Wegener M, Wong S, Hamann S (date unknown). Peripapillary Hyperreflective Ovoid Mass-Like Structures: Is It Optic Disc Drusen or Not?: Response. (pp. 568-570). Vol. 38. Accepted, .
  • Ozudogru S, Neufeld A, Katz BJ, Baggaley S, Pippitt K, Zhang Y, Digre KB (date unknown). Reduced Visual Quality of Life Associated with Migraine is Most Closely Correlated with Symptoms of Dry Eye. Vol. 59, 1714-1721. Accepted, .
  • Kohli AA, Vossough A, Mallery RM, Woo JH, Sheldon CA, Paley GL, Digre KB, Friedman DI, Farrar JT, McCormack SE, Liu GT, Szperka CL (date unknown). Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings in Pediatric Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome. Vol. 99, 31-39. Accepted, .
  • Cortez MM, Digre K, Uddin D, Hung M, Blitzer A, Bounsanga J, Voss MW, Katz BJ (date unknown). Validation of a photophobia symptom impact scale. Vol. 39, 1445-1454. Accepted, .
  • Seay M, Digre K (date unknown). The 46th Annual Meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society in Amelia Island, Florida. (pp. e27-e28). Vol. 40. Accepted, .
  • Kedar S, Digre KB, Biousse V, NANOS Curriculum Committee. (date unknown). The 2020 Update to North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society's (NANOS) Neuro-Ophthalmology Curriculum. (pp. e29-e30). Vol. 40. Accepted, .
  • Seay MD, Digre KB, Rucker JC (date unknown). Drs. Richard John Leigh and David Zee. Vol. 40, e17-e26. Accepted, .
  • Hamann S, Malmqvist L, Wegener M, Fard MA, Biousse V, Bursztyn L, Citirak G, Costello F, Crum AV, Digre K, Fraser JA, Huna-Baron R, Katz B, Lawlor M, Newman NJ, Peragallo JH, Petzold A, Sibony PA, Subramanian PS, Warner JEA, Wong SH, Fraser CL, Optic Disc Drusen Studies Consortium. (date unknown). Young Adults With Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy: A Multicenter Optic Disc Drusen Study. Vol. 217, 174-181. Accepted, .
  • Mallery RM, Rehmani OF, Woo JH, Chen YJ, Reddi S, Salzman KL, Pinho MC, Ledbetter L, Tamhankar MA, Shindler KS, Digre KB, Friedman DI, Liu GT (date unknown). Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features for Improving the Diagnosis of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Without Papilledema. Vol. 39, 299-307. Accepted, .
  • Mallery RM, Friedman DI, Digre KB, Liu GT (date unknown). Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features for Improving the Diagnosis of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Without Papilledema: Response. Vol. 39, 439. Accepted, .
  • Digre KB (date unknown). What's New in the Treatment of Migraine?. Vol. 39, 352-359. Accepted, .
  • Seay M, Fortin E, Digre K (date unknown). Great Conversations: Dr. Barrett Katz. Vol. 39, e13-e14. Accepted, .
  • Digre K (date unknown). The 44th Annual Meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society in Waikola Village on the Big Island, Hawaii 2018. Vol. 38, e15-e16. Accepted, .
  • Petzold A, Biousse V, Bursztyn L, Costello F, Crum A, Digre K, Fraser C, Fraser JA, Katz B, Jurkute N, Newman N, Lautrup-Battistini J, Lawlor M, Liskova P, Lorenz B, Malmqvist L, Peragallo J, Sibony P, Subramanian P, Rejdak R, Nowomiejska K, Touitou V, Warner J, Wegener M, Wong S, Yu-Wai-Man P, Hamann S (date unknown). Multirater Validation of Peripapillary Hyperreflective Ovoid Mass-like Structures (PHOMS). Vol. 44, 413-414. Accepted, .
  • Seay MD, Digre KB (date unknown). Klara Landau's Retirement From University Chair and European Neuro-Ophthalmology Society 2018 Course Both Occur in Switzerland. Vol. 40, e7-e8. Accepted, .
  • Seay MD, Digre KB (date unknown). European Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Meeting, June 16-19, 2019, Porto, Portugal. Vol. 40, e9-e10. Accepted, .
  • Katz BJ, Ward JH, Digre KB, Creel DJ, Mamalis N (date unknown). Persistent severe visual and electroretinographic abnormalities after intravenous Cisplatin therapy. Vol. 23, 132-5. Accepted, .
  • Digre KB (date unknown). The American Headache Society Hosted the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium. Accepted, .
  • Bushman ET, Cozzi G, Sinkey RG, Smith CH, Varner MW, Digre K (date unknown). Randomized Controlled Trials of Headache Treatments in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review. Accepted, .
  • Patel RC, Vitale AT, Creel DJ, Digre KB (date unknown). Not All That Flickers Is Snow. Vol. 41, e97-e99. Accepted, .
  • Friedman DI, Digre KB (date unknown). Migraine: The Disease of the Year. Vol. 39, 1-2. Accepted, .
  • Lombardo N, Kedar S, Digre K (date unknown). Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library (NOVEL) 2019 Update: North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society's Neuro-Ophthalmology Examination Techniques (NExT) and Illustrated Curriculum are Online. Vol. 39, e3-e5. Accepted, .
  • Villani LA, Digre KB, Cortez MM, Bokat C, Rassner UA, Ozudogru SN (date unknown). Arachnoiditis, a complication of epidural blood patch for the treatment of low-pressure headache: A case report and systematic review. Vol. 61, 244-252. Accepted, .
  • Schwedt TJ, Hentz JG, Sahai-Srivastava S, Spare NM, Martin VT, Treppendahl C, Digre K, Bennett NL, Birlea M, Watson D, Murinova N, Robert T, Dodick DW, MOTS Investigators. (date unknown). Headache characteristics and burden from chronic migraine with medication overuse headache: Cross-sectional observations from the Medication Overuse Treatment Strategy trial. Vol. 61, 351-362. Accepted, .
  • Schwedt TJ, Digre K, Tepper SJ, Spare NM, Ailani J, Birlea M, Burish M, Mechtler L, Gottschalk C, Quinn AM, McGillicuddy L, Bance L, Dumkrieger G, Chong CD, Dodick DW (date unknown). The American Registry for Migraine Research: Research Methods and Baseline Data for an Initial Patient Cohort. Vol. 60, 337-347. Accepted, .
  • Sibony PA, Biousse V, Bursztyn L, Costello F, Digre K, Fraser JA, Fraser CL, Huna-Baron R, Katz B, Lawlor M, Malmqvist L, Newman NJ, Peragallo J, Petzold A, Subramanian PS, Warner JEA, Wegener M, Wong S, Hamann S, ODDS Consortium. (date unknown). Comment on: Morphologic Features of Buried Optic Disc Drusen on En Face Optical Coherence Tomography and Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography. (pp. 369-370). Vol. 219. Accepted, .
  • Seay M, Digre K (date unknown). The 45th Annual Meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society in Las Vegas, Nevada. (pp. e10-e12). Vol. 39. Accepted, .
  • Mollan SP, Davies B, Silver NC, Shaw S, Mallucci CL, Wakerley BR, Krishnan A, Chavda SV, Ramalingam S, Edwards J, Hemmings K, Williamson M, Burdon MA, Hassan-Smith G, Digre K, Liu GT, Jensen RH, Sinclair AJ (date unknown). Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: consensus guidelines on management. Vol. 89, 1088-1100. Accepted, .