FESSH HAND OUT
Information Letter on Hand Surgery in Europe
Welcome to the 4th issue of FESSH HAND OUT, a bimonthly information letter for hand surgeons.
We are looking forward to seeing you in our next FESSH Congress in Copenhagen 13-16 June 2018
FESSH on the 2018 EFORT Congress
Join the FESSH-EWAS session in Barcelona on the 1st June 2018 8.00-9.30
Survey on Reasearch activities in FESSH countries
What grants FESSH should provide to its members? – Help us to have information on the need of the hand surgeons’ community and fill out / spread our survey for FESSH grant!
Fill in the survey
Introduction of the FESSH Research Committee
The Research Committee is dedicated exclusively to promoting new ideas to improve the future of hand surgery treatments by supporting research activities through grants, organizing research educational events, and setting up infrastructure for on-going research
projects/positions within FESSH.
Committee members: Simon Farnebo – chair (Sweden), Kai Megerle (Germany), Shai Luria (Israel), Florian Früh (Switzerland), Jason Wong (UK)
Abstract submission for the 14th IFSSH and 11th IFSHT Triennial Congress in Berlin in 2019 and pre-registration are already open.
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Congratulation to the 2018 Travel Awardees
BERBER, Onur (UK)
DEJNOWICZ, Monika (Poland)
DOLAN, Roisin (UK)
ERLING, Christoph (Switzerland)
GARCIA-MEDRANO, Belen (Spain)
MARTI-CABRE, Xavier (Spain)
OBLADEN, Adrian (Germany)
POLITIKOU, Olga (Switzerland)
SOCZKA, Artur (Poland)
STOIAN, Alexandru (Romania)
Application for the 2019 Award opens from 1 July 2018
Introduction of the Examination Committee
The Examination Committee of FESSH was and is responsible for the implementation and further development of the Diploma of the European Board of Hand Surgery (EBHS), formerly the European Diploma in Hand Surgery of the FESSH. Committee chair is
Martin Richter , co-chair is Lindsay Muir.
Report on 2018 EBHS Exam – MCQ Test
The MCQ Test of the 2018 EBHS Diploma Examination was held 16 March 2018 in 8 different cities in Europe. 62 of 80 candidates passed the test this year. Congratulations!
75 candidates will take part at the oral rounds in Copenhagen.
Application for the 2019 EBHS Examination opens from 1 July 2018
Online Self-Assessment for up-dated knowledge in hand surgery
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Preliminary Program is Published