What is CSHT?

We are a group of occupational and physical therapists with a special interest in the rehabilitation of the upper extremity.

We are dedicated to the enhancement of upper extremity rehabilitation within Canada through the promotion of quality of care, education and information sharing.

Accessing the Journal of Hand Therapy

As a Member of CSHT you have access to the Journal of Hand Therapy, however, the access method has changed slightly.

Visit the CSHT Member Home page to learn how to access the Journal of Hand Therapy; login is required.

Journal of Hand Therapy

IFSHT Evelyn Mackin Congress Grant Deadline for Nominations

The IFSHT Executive Committee wishes to inform you of the following Congress grant opportunity.

This triennial congress grant was established in 2010 to honour Evelyn Mackin, the first president of IFSHT and a leader in the development of hand therapy worldwide. This grant supports an emergent hand therapist from a country without a formal hand therapy association / not a Full member of IFSHT. The recipient is someone who is a potential leader of hand therapy in their country, who may otherwise not have the resources to attend. Applicants for this grant must not be receiving funds from another source.

The recipient of this grant is fully funded to attend the IFSHT Triennial Congress; providing an opportunity to further expand their knowledge and networking in hand therapy. The recipient receives all expenses paid to attend the IFSHT Triennial Congress in Washingon, DC, USA.

The recipient is identified at the IFSHT Triennial Congress, in IFSHT publications, and on the IFSHT website as the Evelyn Mackin Triennial Grant recipient.

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Newsletter Sneak Peek

Spring 2024 In Hand Newsletter

Scientific Session Abstracts
Upper limb participation after brachial plexus birth injury from childhood to young adulthood: A qualitative study

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*This is a short snippet from the CSHT In Hand newsletter that is published online quarterly for CSHT members. If you would like to access the full newsletters please consider becoming a member of CSHT. All newsletters are available in the member's only section.

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