The International Society for Japanese Kampo Medicine (ISJKM) is an international association that promotes communication and collaboration among English speaking researchers and practitioners who are dedicated to and identify with Japanese Kampo Medicine.


The purpose of the society is to provide an international voice in understanding the scope of the field and promoting excellence in clinical practice, education and research.


ISJKM was founded 2009 in Tokyo and is located in London.


In accordance with the results of the General Meeting of April 2013 in London, the following members currently form the Executive Board:


President: Heidrun Reißenweber-Hewel, Munich, Germany:

Vice-President: Ulrich Eberhard, Madrid, Spain:

Treasurer for Western members: Gretchen de Soriano, London, UK:

Treasurer for Japanese members: Hiroshi Odaguchi, Tokyo, Japan:

Upcoming !

ISJKM acts as participating organization at the


1. Symposium for Comperative Asian Medicine - Topic: Mind Body


at the University of Mainz on Sept. 20-22, 2013. There will be lectures and a workshop on Japanese Kampo Medicine in German language. For further details please see: