ASSH membership

12 November 2019

Dear Dr. Taskinen,


I am reaching out to you today to see if you would like to nominate any of your colleagues for 2020 ASSH International membership. If you know qualified hand surgeons who are interested, please send me their names and email addresses, and I will reach out to them directly. You may also share the below information with them if you would like. I will assist any of your nominated colleagues through the application process, especially with the two required sponsor letters. The applications are linked below my signature line.

Applications for International Membership are being accepted until 3 February 2020.

When you become an international or young international member, you will receive discounted registration rates to the Annual Meeting, invitations to special events and access to the VIP Lounge as well as the prestige and recognition of your peers.

Member benefits also include:
·       a subscription to The Journal of Hand Surgery;
·       access to Hand.e (the ASSH education website with thousands of recorded lectures, technique videos and more);
·       discounts on books and courses;
·       wonderful opportunities for networking and collaboration;
·       subscriptions to all ASSH newsletters; and more!
International Member applications must be received by 3 February 2020.  International Membership Dues are $350 per year.  Apply Now at!

The ASSH Young International Membership category is open to international surgeons who have completed a post-graduate program in disorders of the upper limb within the last 5 years. Young International Membership dues are $200 per year and applications are accepted any time throughout the year.  To learn more and apply, visit!

If you have questions or need assistance completing an application or obtaining supporting materials, please contact Mary McCarthy at mmccarthy(at)

With kind regards,
Mary McCarthy
Membership Manager
American Society for Surgery of the Hand (
822 West Washington Boulevard, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60607
P 312.880.1900 F 847.384.1435

2020 ASSH International Membership Application
ASSH Young International Membership application