The International Headache Congress

IHS and EHF joint congress 2021
Headache science to optimise patient care
8–12 September 2021

Conference Details

Welcome letter of the congress chairs


Thank you for your interest in the International Headache Congress 2021, which will be held from 8–12 September 2021 virtually.
Please be aware of the following information before entering the registration system:

Teaching course times

To get an overview of all available Teaching Courses please have a look in our scientific programme.
Please be aware that some Teaching Courses run in parallel streams. That is why you are only able to book one Teaching Course at a time.


Note: The booking of the first Teaching Course is free of charge for juniors. Each further course will be charged with 40 €.

Junior rates
You are eligible for Junior rates, if you are currently an under- or post-graduate student (including but not limited to medical students and PhD students) or a medical doctor training to become a specialist. Junior rates also apply for medical doctors alternatively within 3 years of obtaining their medical doctorate or academic post graduate degree or specialist certification, whichever was obtained latest. For other academic groups alternatively within 6 years of obtaining latest academic degree Junior rates may also apply.

IHS membership rates
IHS membership is open to medical and healthcare practitioners (including such practitioners actively involved in scientific research) who are professionally engaged or involved in the study of headache disorders and have university or equivalent qualifications in any relevant field including medicine, surgery, psychiatry, medical or biomedical science, psychology, nursing, physical therapy, or pharmacy.

If you wish to become an IHS member to take advantage of the reduced registration fees please visit the IHS website.

Please click on the button below to sign up for the IHC 2021.


Combined congress IHC 2021 (including on-demand content)

 Early bird
03 June 2021
04 August 2021
Late & Onsite
from 05 August 2021
Regular participant300 €350 €400 €
IHS member200 €250 €300 €
Reduced participant
(Fellow, nurse, physical therapist)
75 €100 €125 €
Low and lower-middle income countries*40 €65 €85 €
Junior rate *50 €50 €50 €
Junior rate IHS member*0 €0 €0 €
Junior rate *
Low and lower-middle income countries
0 €0 €0 €
German track "Headache Day"   
Regular participant100 €150 €175 €
Reduced participant
(Fellow, nurse, physical therapist)
50 €50 €50 €
Teaching courses   
Teaching courses IHS member40 €40 €40 €
Teaching courses regular
and reduced participant
75 €75 € 75 €
Teaching courses junior rate *first booking is free of chargefurther booking is 40 € 
Teaching courses low and lower-
middle income countries *
0 €0 €0 €

* Proof of status PDF File PoS

Please send your most recent qualification certificate, or an official letter from your institution confirming you are still in residency/training.

Low and lower-middle income countries:
Please send a copy of your passport as proof of status.
You can find the classifications list of economics of the World Bank here.

General terms and conditions: PDF File GTC