2015 1st Combined Meeting of SSHS and ASSH
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From: 02/25/2015 To: 02/28/2015

Location: Singapore General Hospital, SingaporeSSHS and ASSH Joint Meeting

Sponsored by the Singapore Society for Hand Surgery (SSHS)
Endorsed by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), Chapter of Hand Surgeons, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AMS), Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery of Singapore (SRMS)

The 24th Annual Hand Review Course and the Inaugural Joint Scientific Meeting of the SSHS, SRMS, and ASSH will bring together over 150 clinicians, nurses, medical students, residents and industry representatives from Asia Pacific, USA and UK to share and exchange knowledge, experiences and expertise in the field of Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Microsurgery. Expect maximum amount of interaction and discussion through an exciting range of plenary sessions, informative lectures and lively workshops. 

Please join us from 25 to 28 February 2015, at the Academia, Singapore General Hospital for the Annual meeting of the Singapore Society for Hand Surgery.

For more information, visit http://www.sghand2015.org/ or contact the secretariat at sandra_awyong@nuhs.edu.sg.

Note: All faculty are invited and subject to change.

Scott H. Kozin, MD
Kevin C. Chung, MD, MS
Jennifer F. Waljee, MD, MPH, MSc
David S. Ruch, MD
Scott N. Oishi, MD
Vincent R. Hentz, MD
Fraser J. Leversedge, MD
David A. Kulber, MD
Peter M. Murray, MD
James Chang, MD
Donald S. Bae, MD
Neil F. Jones, MD
Amy M. Moore, MD
Jeffrey Yao, MD
Catherine Curtin, MD
A.B. Chhabra, MD
David T. Netscher, MD
Andrew J. Watt, MD
Donna Lashgari, MS, OTR, CHT
Michael Findlay
Jeffrey B. Friedrich, MD
Sandeep J. Sebastin, MD
James Chang, MD
Sandeep J. Sebastin, MD

This program is sponsored by the SSHS and will not be awarding Continuing Medical Education (CME). 

Registration Fees
Registration for this course is managed by the SSHS. To register, please complete the registration form at the bottom of this page AND the payment form to secure your registration. The below prices are in USD.

Type  Meeting One-Day Pass Late
(prices effective 1/1/15)
Meeting Three-Day Pass Late
(prices effective 1/1/15)
Member Surgeon (ASSH, SSHS, SRMS)  $280  $560
Member Therapist (ASSH, SSHS) $160  $320
Trainee/Fellow/Resident $240  $480
Medical Student / Research / Nurse $120  $240
Non-Member Surgeon $320  $640
Non-Member Therapist $240  $480
Accompanying Person
Dinner Supplement  $40  


Conference Hotel

Shangri-La Hotel
22 Orange Grove Road
Singapore 258350
Tel:  (65) 6737 3644
Fax: (65) 6737 3257

Single Room (inclusive of all taxes): S$351.00
Double Room ((inclusive of all taxes): S$397.80

These are preferential rates exclusive to participants of the SSHS-SRMS-ASSH Joint Scientific Meeting.

Reserve a room.


Other Hotels

Some of the other good hotels that are close to the conference venue (The Academia, Singapore general Hospital) are:

Meeting Secretariat
Ms Sandra Aw Yong
Dept of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
National University Hospital, Level 11, NUHS Tower Block
1E Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore - 119074 

Tel: (65) 6772 5449
Fax: (65) 6773 2558 
E-mail: sandra_awyong@nuhs.edu.sg

Scientific Committee
Dr Anthony Foo
Dept of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
National University Hospital, Level 11, NUHS Tower Block
1E Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore - 119074 

Tel: (65) 6772 5549
Fax: (65) 6773 2558 
E-mail: anthony_foo@nuhs.edu.sg
Day 1

Cadaver Dissection Workshop (25 February, Wednesday)



The Cadaveric Upper Limb Flap Course is organized by the Department of Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery, National University Hospital.

Intended Audience 

This course is intended primarily for Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Orthopaedic trainees who wish to learn knowledge and skills in hand and upper extremity surgery. The emphasis is on student dissection of the cadaver. Three participants to one cadaveric limb ratio ensures generous hands‐on opportunities. This course is limited to twenty one participants.

Invited Faculty

Clara WONG
Dept. of Orthopaedics & Traumatology
Princes of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong

Professor and Chief of Staff 
Shriners Hospital for Children
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Professor and Chief of Hand Surgery 
Section of Plastic Surgery
University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA

Yeong Pin PENG
Hand Surgery Associates
Parkway Hospital, Singapore


Surgical Science & Research Laboratory
Basement 1, Irrawaddy Block
Tan Tock Seng Hospital
11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng
Singapore 308433

Contact Person 

Ms. Jocelyn Wong
Department of Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery
National University Hospital, 
1E Kent Ridge Road, NUHS Tower Block, Level 11, 
Singapore 119228 
Tel: (65) 67725549 
Fax (65) 67732558
E‐mail: xin_xian_wong@nuhs.edu.sg  

Day 5
© 2015 American Society for Surgery of the Hand