The 47th Congress of the Japanese Headache Society


Outline of the Congress

Name The 47th Congress of the Japanese Headache Society
Theme Further challenge to headache science with narrative based medicine
Date November 15(Fri.) - 16(Sat.), 2019
Venue Royal Pines Hotel Urawa
Zip 330-0062 Nakacho 2-5-1, Urawa-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama
Chairperson Yuichi Maruki, M.D. (Representative director of the Saitama Neuropsychiatric Institute)


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Call for Paper

Application Period

-August 30 (Fri), 2019 *JPT

Notice of acceptance or rejection will be sent to the first author in September.

Presentation Style

Oral presentation only


English or Japanese

How to submit abstracts

  • Please download the abstract submission form below and send it to the secretariat by e-mail (
  • Abstract title should be within 100 characters (Approx. 20 words).
  • Abstract text should be within 1500 characters (Approx. 250 words).

Travel Grant

The 47th Congress of the Japanese Headache Society encourages young neurologists and health experts in Asian countries to submit abstracts on clinical studies and basic research in the oral presentation. If Travel Grant is approved, part of your travel expenses will be covered by the Society.

The Society will offer:

  • Travel Fee: Maximum JPY 50,000
  • Registration Fee: Free

Application Period

-August 30 (Fri), 2019 *JPT


Applicants should be:

  • Young Neurologists, headache related health experts or medical residents submitting an abstract from Asian countries outside of Japan.
  • The first author and a presenter of the submitted abstract.
  • Under 40 years-old at the congress.
  • Travelling expenses are not covered by any sponsor-companies or the Japanese Headache Society.

How to Apply

  • Please download the application form (abstract submission form) below and send it to the secretariat by e-mail (
  • Travel Grants will be provided after your presentation at the congress.
  • Please be responsible for your accommodation and travel arrangements, and obtaining VISA.
  • Result will be announced by e-mail in September.
Abstract form

Program Information

Program Information

Invited Lecture 1

Headache medicine:Past, Present and Future

Spealer: David W. Dodick (Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, USA)

Invited Lecture 2

Some update of headache medicine in Korea

Spealer: Byung-Kun Kim (Department of Neurology, Eulji Hospital, Eulji University)

Invited Lecture 3

How to make your headache clinic more effective

Spealer: Elizabeth Leroux (Montreal Migraine Clinic, CANADA)

Guidelines for Presenters


Onsite registration is available.
Please come to the registration desk directly for your participation.

Registration Fee

Category Fee
JHS (Japanese Headache Society) Member JPY 15,000
IHS (International Headache Society) Member JPY 15,000
Non-Member JPY 18,000
Medical Staff (Non-Member) JPY 5,000
Student/Trainee* Free

* Students and trainees are required to submit an official letter or a document for identification at Registration Desk.

Social Event

Congress Dinner

Date and Time : 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, November 15 (Fri)
Venue : Banquet hall "ROYAL PRINCESS", 4F Royal Pines Hotel Urawa
Fee : Included in registration fee
Dress Code : Informal
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