Headache course

Every year, neurology residents are brought together to learn from Canadian experts and guest speakers during a 2 or 3 day course.

This year, this course will be held on October 21 – 23, 2022.

Travel grants 

Occasionally, the CHS offers travel grants to residents attending the International Headache Congress. The congress happens every two years.  The next one is:

IHC 2019 : 19th Congress of the International Headache Society is organized by International Headache Society (IHS), MCI UK and will be held from Sep 05 – 08, 2019 at Convention Centre Dublin, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland.

Headache Forum

You have a question? you saw a difficult case?
Join our Headache Forum where experts can provide advice and guidance.
As a resident, you do not need to pay membership fees.

Preceptorship and rotations

Are you interested to organize a headache rotation? Would you like to attend a Botox clinic? Are you curious about research in the headache field? Please contact us and we’ll help you to find a center who can provide a teaching opportunity.


The Canadian Headache Society is proud to support the Canadian Headache Fellowship program.

Headache fellowships in Canada are available in Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, and Vancouver. Prospective fellows may also approach headache specialist(s) in other Canadian Centres to complete a fellowship.    
The fellowship stipend is $75 000 for one year of training.  
We invite interested neurology residents and other qualified individuals to apply for the fellowship.

International Headache Academy

The International Headache Society holds each year an event targeting future researchers in headache medicine. To access this 3 day high-level course you will need to contact us directly for more information.


Our experts have selected papers that you may want to read. Those are reviews of high quality on a vast array of headache-related topics.