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Annual Meeting program chairs Charles S. Day, MD, and Edward Diao, MD look forward to a robust program at the 70th Annual Meeting of the ASSH in Seattle next September.

View the full schedule below or download a printable version of the Schedule at a Glance.

View the planner and faculty disclosures here.

Schedule of All Sessions and Events
Tuesday (Sept. 8) Wednesday (Sept. 9) Thursday (Sept. 10) Friday (Sept. 11) Saturday (Sept. 12)
6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Room 602-603, Convention Center
7:30 AM to 6:00 PM
Room 4C-3, Convention Center

This course targets current and upcoming hand fellows to provide them with the skills and knowledge of common upper extremity flaps, skin coverage and vascular bone transfer.  

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Eagle Boardroom, Sheraton
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Room 613-614, Convention Center
Dynamic case-based teaching focused on providing the resident level participants with indispensable knowledge that can be put to use immediately on rotations in hand/upper extremity or trauma. 
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Eagle Boardroom, Sheraton
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Eagle Boardroom, Sheraton
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
4th Floor, Convention Center
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Room 4C-1, Convention Center
The VIP Lounge is open to all international attendees and major AFSH donors who have joined a Giving Circle. 
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
4th Floor, Convention Center
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Attendees and faculty of the fellows precourse lab are invited to attend this reception hosted by Integra. The reception will be a product fair. They will have display tables on their core products. Product development engineers and clinical specialists will be onsite for show and tell.

Additional Program Offerings

The meeting officially opens at 1:00 PM on Thursday, September 10; however, you may want to arrive early to take part in a myriad of activities including:

  • Adrian E. Flatt Residents & Fellows Conference on Wednesday
  • ASSH Precourses all day Wednesday and on Thursday morning
  • Clinical and Basic Science Investigators Workshop on Wednesday
  • Industry Forums (formerly product demonstration workshops) on Wednesday and Thursday
  • Visiting the Exhibit Hall when it opens at 10 AM on Thursday

2014 Annual Meeting Content

Did you miss a great presentation? Check out Hand-e for all content from the 2014 Annual Meeting in Boston.

Contact ASSH staff at with questions or for additional information.

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