British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)

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)
Current President: Miss Sue Fullilove
Honorary Secretary: Mr Jonathan Hobby
Next BSSH Meeting: 8-10 September 2021, Oxford
Contact: BSSH, The Royal College of Surgeons, 38-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PE
T: 020 7831 5162
F: 020 7831 4041