Apply for Full Membership

Full Membership of IFSHT is not limited to independent hand therapy organisations, but is also available to hand therapists’ groups who are organised under the umbrella of a National Physical Therapy, National Occupational Therapy, or National Hand Surgeons’ organisation. Hand Therapy groups organised as a sub-group of a national society are eligible to apply for full membership of IFSHT on the condition that there is no established independent hand therapist member society in their country.

The Society’s original By Laws, and an English translated version of the By Laws, must be returned by email to IFSHT Secretary General at

For more information about how to apply for membership in IFSHT and membership fees please contact the IFSHT Secretary General on

If you have to change your delegate details, contact the IFSHT Information Officer on

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