Memberships & Associated Organisations


French Society of Hand Therapists - GEMMSOR

Number of Members: 195
Established: 1984
Address: Serge ROUZEAU 56 allée des Tulipes 33600 PESSAC France

About French Society of Hand Therapists - GEMMSOR

Société Française de Rééducation de la Main (GEMMSOR)
French Society of Hand Therapists
Mission Statement : We are a group (195 members) of occupational (35 members) and physical therapists (160 members) with a special interest in the rehabilitation of the upper extremity. We are dedicated to the enhancement of upper extremity rehabilitation within France through the promotion of quality of care, education and information sharing.

GEMMSOR Executive Committee
The executive committee of FSHT (GEMMSOR) is a voluntary group of 12 members. The executive meets twice a year (or as needed) to review ongoing society issues and to prepare the two annual French congresses and for newsletter publications (three times per year).

FSHT offers a range of membership levels, including:
Full – Open to any licensed occupational or physical therapist, who also is an active member by regulary writing issue(s) or speaking or teaching about hand therapy.
Associate – Open to any member who has been registered over two years as an Affiliate.
Affiliate – Open to any licensed occupational or physical therapist involved in the practice of hand therapy.

Primary Contact / Delegate

Name: Frederic APAIX

Find a Hand Therapist Contact

If specified below, person willing to receive requests from therapists around the world wishing to locate a hand therapist in this country to treat a patient of theirs.

Name: Frédéric Apaix