As of 2023, the American Headache Society offers 20 Special Interest Sections to its members. Designed to enhance the Society’s scientific, educational, and patient care goals, joining a Special Interest Section is one of the easiest and most rewarding ways for members to participate and demonstrate leadership within the Society. Members of the American Headache Society may petition the Board of Directors for approval of Special Interest Sections. Please contact for additional information.

View the full list of Special Interest Sections and join here or click the links below to learn more about each Section.


2024-2026 Overall Section Chair: Catherine D. Chong, PhD, FAHS

Join Dr. Chong as she discusses the projects in development by the Special Interest Sections, exciting content being planned for the upcoming 65th Annual Scientific Meeting, and shares her anticipation on behalf of the Sections to advance the AHS mission and future of Headache Medicine in 2023. Read the Spotlight here.



If you are a Chair of a Special Interest Section and want to make an update to your Section webpage, please submit a request here.