BSSH is the information and education body for Hand Surgery in the UK. We strive to improve the care of patients who suffer from hand injuries and hand disorders through education and research, and by promoting and directing the development of Hand Surgery. The Society is a member of the Federation of European Societies for the Surgery of the Hand (FESSH).


     Hand Surgery Fellowship: Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

The Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume) is now on Twitter! The JHS(E) Twitter handle is JHSEur
January 2016 Journal Watch for BSSH members
Hand Surgery Evidence Updates
The BSSH flexor tendon and open fracture audit is due to start data collection on 1 July 2015. If you are interested in contributing to this audit please go to this link
FESSH training awards - 7 awards each year, valued at up to € 4,000 each

Forthcoming events

BSSH Upper Limb Dissection Course 
Registration now open
    27-28 February 2016 | Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, Bristol 
IFSSH 2016 Congress Buenos Aires
FESSH Santander 2016 Congress
BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting
Submission of abstracts now closed
    28-29 April 2016 | Royal College of Surgeons, London