Two candidates have been selected to stand for the position of President-elect from 201518/02/2015
IHS is pleased to announce that Professor Lars Edvinsson (University of Lund, Sweden) and Professor Werner Becker (University of Calgary, Canada) have been selected to stand as candidates for the position of IHS President-elect in the forthcoming Trustee elections. The ballot will open towards the end of March, and the official elections will take place at the Annual General Meeting to be held in Valencia in May.
The 3rd Master School was held in India - Dr Ravishankar reports.17/02/2015
The 3rd IHS Master School was held in India. Pre-course online learning and examinations were followed by a 2-day course in December in Mumbai, India. Dr K Ravishankar, Course Director, reports.
Three new Trustees will be elected to join the IHS Board of Trustees from May 2015.09/02/2015
Elections for the IHS Board of Trustees will be held prior to the IHC in Valencia, Spain, in May 2015.
Three of the current Elected Trustees are eligible and willing to remain on the Board and do not require re-election. Three Elected Trustees will retire following the AGM.
There are three vacant positions.
Nominations should be proposed by a Standard Member and seconded by a different Standard Member, and supported by a personal written statement by the nominee including a written indication of intention to stand for election as a Trustee.
Standard Members may propose or second only one person to stand for election as a Trustee.
For more information and a nomination form, please see the attached document.
Deadline for nominations: 27 February 2015, 12 noon GMT
Professor Dodick will retire as Editor-in-Chief in December 2015 and IHS is receiving applications for the position of a new Editor-in-Chief09/02/2015
In recent years Cephalalgia has continued to develop and raise its profile due to the commitment and professionalism of Professor David Dodick, Editor-in-Chief. The Journal has a 2013 ranking of 32/194 (Clinical Neurology) and 71/252 (Neuroscience) journals, and an impact factor 4.121.
Professor Dodick will retire as Editor-in-Chief in December 2015 and IHS is receiving applications for the position of a new Editor-in-Chief.
The new Editor-in-Chief will officially assume responsibility on 1 January 2016, but will be expected to participate actively from September 2015 during the transition to the new editorial operation.
All IHS members who fulfil the eligibility criteria are invited to apply for this vacancy.
Applications received will be short listed. Deadline for applications: 17 April 2015
For more information please see the attached document.
SISC has announced details of the 2015 Enrico Greppi Award18/12/2014
The Italian Society for the Study of Headache (SISC) has announced the 2015 Enrico Greppi Award. The award is valued at Eur 10,000 and is open to researchers of all nationalities. See the announcement for more information.
Application now open for the 2015 Fellowship, Junior travel grants to IHC 2015 and the Headache Pioneer Programme25/11/2014
Applications are now welcomed for the 2015 Fellowship.
IHC Travel Grants
Juniors - apply now for IHS travel grants for the IHC 2015, Valencia, Spain.
Headache Pioneer Programme
Applications are now welcomed from physicians and researchers from developing countries for the 2015 Headache Pioneer Programme.
For information and application forms for these Awards see the Newsletter and Awards section.
About the poster library
The poster library comprises a collection of posters presented by eminent authors.
In the main, most posters are from the International Headache Congress but content is also periodically available from EHMTIC and other events.
The posters are available as downloadable PDF files.