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.

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Newsletter Sneak Peak

Winter 2017 In Hand Newsletter

Wound Care
The words “wound care” mean different things to different health professionals depending on the setting. The diversity was highlighted in my studies for the clinical masters in wound care and prevention (MClSc).... read more (members only)

*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.


Latest News

Call for CSHT Executive Nominations

The CSHT is accepting nominations for Officers for the 2017 - 2020 term. We encourage nominations from members in good standing, with an interest in rehabilitation of the upper extremity, who are dedicated, and wish to actively influence and promote the CSHT. Please see the link below for further information:

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10th Annual Canadian Society of Hand Therapists Conference- Call for Abstracts

The Canadian Society of Hand Therapists (CSHT) welcomes scientific or clinical abstract submissions, which are peer reviewed and may be accepted for an oral presentation or poster presentation for our 10th Annual meeting in Vancouver, BC. Deadline for submission is Feb 15, 2017. Please see the link below for further information:

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