New Horizons in Headache
7 - 10 September 2017, Vancouver


Finalising your plans for your time in Vancouver? Listed below are the perfect opportunities to meet and network with colleagues at IHC2017!

Out of My Head – Wednesday 6 September

Don’t miss out on the private preview screening of the Out of My Head film!
A filmmaker, seeking treatment for her daughter’s migraines, discovers a confounding neurological disease; and learns why a condition so ubiquitous and severe remains deeply misunderstood. The film will be shown at Vancouver Convention Centre (East Meeting Room 1 – First floor) on Wednesday 6 September from 18:00 – 20:00.

Out of My Head

Welcome Reception - Thursday 7 September

A great opportunity to meet up with colleagues, make new contacts and catch up with friends at the Welcome Reception. Drinks, nibbles and entertainment will be provided at this must-attend event for all delegates. The Welcome Reception will take place at Vancouver Convention Centre on Thursday 7 September from 19:00 – 20:30.

This event is included in your registration fee and can be booked during the registration process.

Soccer Match – Friday 8 September

Join us for the traditional 11-a-side soccer match at this year’s soccer event at the IHC 2017 in Vancouver!

When: Friday 8 September at 19:30-21:30
Coach Transportation: Please meet at 19:15 in the registration area at the Vancouver Convention Centre – East
Location: The Thunderbird Park at the University of British Columbia. UBC Athletics and Recreation, Vancouver Campus, 272 - 6081 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z1
Provided: Jerseys, water, soccer balls, outdoor field on synthetic grass (11 vs. 11) and changing facilities with showers
Bring: Soccer shorts, socks, soccer boots (for synthetic grass) and towel for showers
Prize: IHC Trophy to the winning team
Referee: Eric J. Liebler
Sponsor: ElectroCore

If you wish to participate in the soccer match please let us know at  – spaces are based on a first come first served basis!

Trainees Forum – Saturday 9 September

Don’t forget to sign up for the Trainee’s Party at the registration desk and enjoy ocean views with a buffet dinner at the Mahony & Sons restaurant from 20:00 to late.

Once you have signed up you will be able to collect your tickets within the IHS Emerging Leaders Programme / Trainees and Residents session on Saturday 9 September, 18:00 – 18:45.

Be sure to sign up quickly as tickets are limited!


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