ISJKM organizes own international symposia and workshops, and organizes the Society's participation at relevant international research conferences.
Welcome to the 5th International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine!
- also celebrating the 10th Anniversary of ISJKM -
We cordially invite you to attend our symposium which will take place on
Friday, September 6 afternoon to Saturday, September 7, 2019 in
Hann. Münden near Göttingen, Germany
Welfenschloss Castle, Schloßplatz 10, 34346 Hann. Münden, Germany
Connecting Tradition, Scientific Evaluation and Individual Patient Care
Our one and a half day symposium will highlight recent advances on all major aspects of Japanese Kampo Medicine including historical, preclinical and clinical features and international developments.
New are workshop sessions on Friday afternoon including a clinical teaching session "Meet the expert" followed on Saturday by plenary oral presentations.
We look forward to meeting you in Hann. Münden in September!
Please see the attached Preliminary Program:
Call for Abstracts is now Open!
We look forward to receiving your abstracts on the latest highlights of Japanese Kampo Medicine in all fields possibly fitting to one the six thematic headings! Please send in a one-page Word document in the usual abstract format (about 400 words for the main abstract body) together with a short CV by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
All information must fit into one page! Please let us know whether you prefer poster or oral presentation. Oral presentation cannot be guaranteed and the presentation may also be performed during
The Deadline for Abstract Submission is April 30, 2019!
Participants are invited to fill out the attached registration form and send it by email or facs to the stated symposium office.
Registration fees always include the scientific program on Friday afternoon and the whole Saturday and full catering ( two lunches, all coffee breaks). The dinner events on the two evenings are included in the regular fees or can be booked extra for accompagnied persons.
As Networking Dinner Events we arranged a Dinner with Music and Dance on Friday evening in the Town Hall and on Saturday evening a smooth River Boat Tour with Buffet Dinner!
Hotel Room Reservation
Hann. Münden is a small medieval town with several nice smaller middleclass hotels. The hotels in the Inner City are all in short walking distance to the Conference Venue. We prereserved hotel rooms for symposium participants in the hotels listed in the attached Hotel List. Please directly make your reservation by email and refer to the key word "Kampo Symposium 2019".
General Meeting of ISJKM
The General Meeting of all members of ISJKM will be held on Friday, September 6, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Cooperation Partners of the 5th ISJKM Symposium
The 4th International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine
took place on Saturday, May 6, 2017 in the Hotel Maritim pro Arte in
The Title was:
Highlights of Japanese Kampo Medicine:
Tradition, Modern Evaluation and Comprehensive Patient Care
The one day symposium with 80 participants from 12 countries highlighted recent advances in all major aspects of Japanese Kampo Medicine including historical, preclinical, and clinical features. Japanese acupuncture and combined therapy of herbal medicine and acupuncture was also covered in presentations.
Leading experts from Japan and the West in this field discussed and shared their clinical
Cooperation Partners of the 4th ISJKM Symposium:
3rd International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine
The third international symposium on Kampo Medicine was held on Friday, June 19, 2015
in Vienna, Austria at Hotel de France.
The title of the symposium was:
Highlights of Japanese Kampo Medicine: Traditional Knowledge, Modern Research and Clinical Practice
Cooperation Partners of the 3rd International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine:
2nd International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine
The second international symposium on Kampo Medicine was held on Wednesday,
April 10, 2013 in London at Asia House, New Cavendish Street.
The title of the symposium was:
Japanese Herbal Medicine (Kampo Medicine): Bridging Tradition and Modern Health Care
Program and Abstracts:
Our symposium was a cooperating event for celebrating the 400th Anniversary of Japan-British relations: www.japan400.com
ISJKM acted as participating organization at the
8th Annual Congress of the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ICCMR)
at the Institute of Education, London from April 11-13, 2013.
This first international symposium on Kampo Medicine was held on Friday, November 25, 2011 in Munich, Germany and was organized by the International Society for Japanese Kampo Medicine (ISJKM). There were 80 participants from all over the world. The title of the symposium was:
The Value of Japanese Kampo Medicine from an International Perspective: Evidence from Research and Clinical Practice.
Dr. H. Reissenweber, President of ISJKM
Private Clinic for Japanese Medicine, Graefelfing, Munich and
Competence Center for Complementary and Natural Medicine, Technical University of Munich
Technical University of Munich, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675 Munich, Germany
In 2010, ISJKM organized a Preconference Workshop on Kampo Medicine in cooperation with the
5th International Congress on Complementary Medicine Research (ICCMR) at Tromsoe, Norway
on May 18, 2010.
Main topic: Japanese Kampo Medicine from an International Perspective: Challenges of Research and Clinical Practice.