The 6th International Congress on

Controversies in Fibromyalgia

Brussels, Belgium

7-8 March 2024

Dear Colleagues,

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend The 6th International Congress on Controversies in Fibromyalgia which will take place 7-8 March 2024 in Brussels, Belgium.

Even as our understanding regarding the pathogenesis and neuroscience underlying fibromyalgia and chronic pain rapidly expand and proliferate in recent years, heated controversies remain regarding many aspects of fibromyalgia, regarding its place in medicine and society and regarding the best ways to alleviate suffering.

Fibromyalgia2024  will again expose and shed constructive light on some of these more central controversies, honoring diversity of opinion as well as attempting to forge understanding and a basis for collaboration down the road.

The Congress will welcome researchers, clinicians, Fibromyalgia specialists, pain specialists, treatment experts, rehabilitation & occupational health specialists and other professionals.

The congress will focus on the following key areas:

  • Neuro-biological Underpinnings of Fibromyalgia and Centralized Pain
  • Classification, Diagnosis, Epidemiology and the Evolving Concept of Fibromyalgia
  • Genetics, Pharmacogenentics, and Epigenetics
  • Treatment of Fibromyalgia
  • Complex CNS
  • “Transparent Pain”: How Society Deals with Fibromyalgia

We look forward to meeting you at Fibromyalgia2024 in Brussels.


Picture of Jacob Ablin

Jacob Ablin

Congress Co-Chair

Picture of Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini

Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini

Congress Co-Chair


Meet our Speakers

Franziska Denk

Franziska Denk

King's College London, UK

Winfried Hauser

Winfried Häuser

Klinikum Saarbrücken, Germany

Thomas Hügle

Thomas Hügle

University Hospital Lausanne, Switzerland

Cristina Iannuccelli

Cristina Iannuccelli

Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Andrés Molero-Chamizo

Andrés Molero-Chamizo

University of Huelva, Spain

Emanuel van den Broeke

Emanuel van den Broeke

UC Louvain, Belgium

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7-8 March 2024