Who are the British Society for Surgery of the Hand?
The aims of the BSSH are to promote and direct the development of Hand Surgery, to foster and co-ordinate education, study and research in Hand Surgery, and to disseminate knowledge of Hand Surgery among members of the medical and allied health professions.
The history of the Society is summarised here.
The BSSH sponsors scientific meetings and continuing medical educational courses. Its fellowships, bursaries and research grants support research in Hand Surgery and the training of Hand Surgeons. The Society's journal is the Journal of Hand Surgery (European volume).
BSSH is a member society of the European Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (FESSH) and the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (IFSSH).
British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Royal College of Surgeons of England
38-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London WC2A 3PE
Tel: +44 (0)207 831 5162
The BSSH is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee.
- Registered in England number 1213983
- Registered Charity number 268396
- VAT number 494 7444 04