ISJKM organizes own international symposia and workshops and acts as participating organization at related international research conferences.

Welcome to the 4th International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine in Berlin 2017!

We are delighted to announce our 4th International Symposium which will take place on


Saturday, May 6, 2017 in the


Hotel Maritim pro Arte, Friedrichstrasse 151, 10117 Berlin


in the center of the vibrant capital of Germany, Berlin.

Flyer ISJKM Berlin 2017_English.pdf
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Flyer ISJKM Berlin 2017_German.pdf
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Highlights of Japanese Kampo Medicine:

Tradition, Modern Evaluation and Comprehensive Patient Care


Session A: Historical and Anthropological Aspects of Kampo Medicine
Session B: Evidence from Preclinical Actions and Clinical Efficacy           
Session C: Poster Session

Session C: Education, Standardization and Methodology of Kampo Medicine

Session D: International Aspects of Kampo Medicine



Our one day symposium will highlight 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 is also covered in presentations.


Leading experts from Japan and the West in this field have confirmed their participation and will be happy to discuss and to share their clinical experience. To ensure vivid exchange and discussion the symposium language is English.


Please join us in May in Berlin to get an authentical insight into Japanese Kampo Medicine and to learn more from traditional knowledge and new evidence from research and clinical practice!


For any questions please contact:


The Program is now fixed, please have a look here:

Program_ISJKM Berlin 2017.pdf
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Networking Event:

The symposium will be followed by a social Networking Dinner Event in close walking distance, three minutes on foot, in a traditional Berlin Restaurant with dinner, music and show, the motto will be "white asparagus" matching to the spring season.
We will prepare a separate ticket for accompanying persons only for the dinner event.


The symposium program takes one day from 9 am to 5.00 pm. Participation always includes the scientific program and full catering (two coffee breaks, hot lunch). The Dinner Event nearby will start at 6:45 pm and is included if stated below:



- Symposium fee incl. Dinner Event:                                                                                     185 Euro


- Reduced Student fee (with ID) incl. Dinner Event:                                                              130 Euro

- Symposium only fee without Dinner Event:                                                                       125 Euro


- Additional Dinner Event only fee for one accompanying person:                                          65  Euro



Online Registration is now open!


Registration is carried out by the congress organisation akd congress & events, Leipzig. Please click here: 


Alternatively, we also provided Registration Forms which you can send in by facs or email:

Registration Form English.pdf
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General Meeting of ISJKM:

The General Meeting for all members of ISJKM will be held on the evening before the symposium, on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 4-6 p.m. Please kindly plan your journey accordingly.

Congress Cooperation:

Our symposium is a partner of the ICCMR and ECIM Congress, the World Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health from May 3-5, 2017 at the same location, so if you wish, you have the option to attend both conferences.

For details please visit the website:


Hotel Room Reservation:


There are still few hotel rooms open for participants at the venue, the modern design Hotel Maritim pro Arte, Friedrichstrasse.


For Reservation please follow the Hotel room booking link: 

Alternatively, you will find many hotel options in Berlin on the usual hotel websites. The venue of the symposium is easily accessibe by public transport - 2 minutes on foot from underground or train station Friedrichstrasse.

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

Final Program ISJKM Vienna 2015.pdf
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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:

Brochure-London final.pdf
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Cooperation Partners

Our symposium was a cooperating event for celebrating the 400th Anniversary of Japan-British relations:

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.

Symposium Organizer

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

Symposium Location

Technical University of Munich, Klinikum rechts der Isar

Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675 Munich, Germany


Program - 1st International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine
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Abstracts - 1st International Symposium for Japanese Kampo Medicine
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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.

Workshop Program and Introduction Norway
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Workshop Abstracts Norway 2010.pdf
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