The 8th Asia Pacific Federation of Societies of Hand Therapy (APFSHT) Conference

The 8thAsia Pacific Federation of Societies of Hand Therapy (APFSHT) conference committee, jointly hosting with the Asia Pacific Federation of Societies of Surgeries for the Hand (APFSSH), invite you to attend Melbourne in March 2020 for an exciting four-day conference. The Congress will be filled with combined and concurrent therapy and surgical streams. Early-bird registration and abstracts are now open.
The scientific committee are thrilled to announce Judy Colditz as Keynote Speaker for this international event. Judy is a dynamic presenter, with an immense wealth of clinical experience and research. Other notable speakers include Emily Ho, Aviva Wolff, Nicola Goldsmith, Cecilia Li and Bronwen Ackermann. Delegates will expand their knowledge and develop networking relationships with colleagues from the Asia Pacific region. 

At this Congress we are honoured to invite our colleagues in developing nations. The conference committee will be offering waived registration to some of these therapists, and fundraising to subsidise their costs. If you would like to host or contribute to the attendance of a therapist from a developing nation, this opportunity will be available with conference registration. Alternatively, the email address for this initiative is
We hope you can join us!

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