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CSSH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

JUNE 16, 2020

CHÂTEAU FRONTENAC

QUEBEC CITY

As in previous CSSH meetings, we plan to give you only useful, practical information that we hope will improve your surgery and therapy practice and help your patients get better solutions for their hand problems. The CSSH meeting takes place the evening before Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS) meeting in beautiful Quebec City.

Registration to be announced at a later date

CALL FOR EXHIBITORS

Booth allocation will be made on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED basis

Please contact Dr. Avi Islur for more information at aislur@mymts.net

 

2019 SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
ST. JOHN'S -NEWFOUNDLAND

Panel:                  Avoiding and Solving PIP Problems After Trauma and Surgery

Panelists:             Dr. Binhammer, Paul, University of Toronto, PIP Joint Dorsal Fracture Dislocations: Top Ten Management Tips

                             Dr. Lalonde, Don, Dalhousie University, Saint John, Avoiding and Solving PIP Problems After Trauma and Surgery

                             Dr. Tang, David, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Rehabilitation After Silicone PIPJ Arthroplasty

Dr. Baltzer, Heather, University of Toronto, Things to Consider for a Revision CMC Arthroplasty

Dr. Bowen, Vaughan, University of Calgary, A Brief History of CSSH/Manus

Dr. Chandler, Rowan, University of Manitoba, Rings in Hand Surgery

Dr. Cheung, Kevin, Children’s Hospital, Ottawa, Don’t always believe the texts! Examples in pediatric hand injuries

Dr. Davidge, Kristen, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Assessment of Upper Limb Pain in Children: Lessons Learned

Dr. Doherty, Chris, St. Joseph Hospital, London, Expanding Indications for End-to-Side Nerve Transfers

Dr. Gillis, Joshua, Dalhousie University Hospital, Halifax, Ten (10) Things I learned in First-Year Practice

Dr. Giuffre, Jennifer, Pan Am Clinic, How Canadian surgeons do carpal tunnel releases differently

Dr. Harris, Patrick, CHUM, Montreal, Communication and Mobilization in Hand Surgery

Dr. Islur, Avi, University of Manitoba, Game Keepers Thumb: Who needs tendon grafts when we have scar tissue?

Dr. Novak, Christine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes – Yes, You Can

Dr. Petropolis, Christian, University of Manitoba, Ultrasound Guided Upper Extremity Blocks: A How-to for Surgeons

Dr. Steve, Anna, Resident, University of Calgary, Infectious Complications Following Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Metacarpal Fractures in Minor Surgery

Dr. Suh, Nina, St. Joseph’s Health Care, London, Tips on Using the Proximal Hamate Graft for the Scaphoid

Dr. Thoma, Achilleas, McMaster University, Hamilton, How to avoid some critical pitfalls in your first RCT in hand surgery

Dr. Wolf, Jennifer, University of Chicago, Radial Tunnel Syndrome: How to Diagnose and Treat It

Dr. Yeung, Justin, Dr. Ramji, Maleka, University of Calgary, Practical Use of Ultrasound for the Hand Surgeon

Dr. Zhang, Jing, University of Ottawa, Can we use the brachial artery to plug in free flaps?

 
 

WE THANK THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT OF OUR 2019 MEETING IN ST JOHN'S NEWFOUNDLAND

 

RESIDENTS PRESENTING THEIR RESEARCH

 
 

THE EXECUTIVE

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DR. DONALD LALONDE

President

Dalhousie University

DR. AVI ISLUR

President Elect

University of Manitoba

DR. HEATHER BALTZER

Treasurer

University of Toronto

DR. DAVID TANG

Vice President

Dalhousie University

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DR. PAUL BINHAMMER

Past President

University of Toronto

 

CSSH BOARD MEMBERS

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DR. KEVIN CHEUNG

University of Ottawa

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DR. JOSH GILLIS

Maine General Medical Centre

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DR. RUBY GREWAL

Western University

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MS. BARBARA JEMEC

Royal Free Hospital in London

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DR. AARON KNOX

University of Calgary

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DR. BLAIR PETERS

Washington University in St. Louis

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DR. DOMINIQUE TREMBLAY

Université de Montréal

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DR. KEVIN ZUO

University of Toronto

 

CONTACT US

 

INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS

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27th SCANDINAVIAN

HAND SURGERY CONGRESS

August 21-24, 2019

TALLINN, ESTONIA

www.sssh2019.ee

WECOME TO THE

12APFSHH/8APFSHT

11-14 MARCH 2020

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

https://apfssh2020.org/

Esser Masterclass: NERVES

January 16-17, 2020

Erasmus MC, University Medical Center

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

www.essermasterclass.com

 

PRACTICE OPPORTUNITY: 
ACADEMIC PLASTIC SURGEON - HAND AND WRIST SURGERY SPECIALIZATION

Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners
Toronto, Ontario

OPPORTUNITY:   The Division of Plastic Surgery, Trillium Health Partners (THP), invites applications for an academic Plastic Surgeon specializing in Hand and Wrist Surgery. The application process will remain open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is April 2020.

The successful applicant's practice will focus on hand and wrist surgery, 90% of surgical time dedicated to upper extremity surgery, supporting the delivery of unplanned care, contributing to medical education and clinical research. The successful candidate will care for surgical inpatients and outpatients and participate in the on-call rotation supporting Trillium Health Partners and surrounding Hospitals.

This individual will take part in the undergraduate and post-graduate surgery curricula at the University of Toronto. The successful candidate will be appointed to an academic position within the Department of Surgery, University of Toronto. The position will be recruited at a level dependent upon the qualifications of the successful candidate.

LOCATION: The successful applicant will be based primarily at the Queensway site of Trillium Health Partners (THP). For details about the hospital, visit TrilliumHealthPartners.ca

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must hold an MD or equivalent with completed training in Plastic Surgery and must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. This individual must have obtained the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Fellowship in Plastic Surgery or equivalent and have undergone recognized Fellowship training in Hand and Wrist Surgery.

REMUNERATION:  Remuneration will be on a fee-for-service basis through billings submitted by the physician to Ontario Health Insurance Plan. There is also the opportunity to join the Worker Safety Insurance Board hand program and offer WSIB expedited surgery. 

For additional details, please consult the attached PDF or visit: https://hfojobs.healthforceontario.ca/en/posting/66892/  


Application instructions:

Interested applicants should arrange to have a current curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, and the names of three references forwarded to the attention of:

Dr. Cory Goldberg,
Division Head,
Division of Plastic Surgery,
via email to TrishaAbigaile.Caneja@thp.ca

 

CANADIAN SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE HAND

Exceeding Your Expectations

MISSION

Stimulate interest and advance the knowledge in the practice and investigation of surgery of the hand.


Form an association whose objectives are the scientific co-operation and participation of its members.


Distribute information regarding clinical and basic scientific process in surgery of the hand.


Organize meetings, lectureships, foundations and other forms of participation, all of which are designed to enhance the study and practice of surgery of the hand or to contribute to the establishment of the same.

BACKGROUND

The official name of the Society is the Canadian Society for Surgery of the Hand or CSSH although some members may remember CSSH as MANUS. The Society is a corporation acting as a non-profit organization with specific objects as seen above.