International Bring a Young Surgeon Program
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International Guest Hand Society at the Annual Meeting
The ASSH Guest Society program was created to foster greater recognition and awareness of the contributions made to the practice of hand surgery from around the globe.
Guest Society members enjoy:
- Discounted registration at the Annual Meeting (email email@example.com for special registration code)
ASSH International Membership application fee is waived and membership dues are reduced for the first year after being accepted
Leadership of the Guest Society are invited to VIP events
Access to the "Very Important Person" VIP l lounge serving light snacks and refreshments
Special e-poster section dedicated to posters from Guest Society
Opportunities to present international viewpoint at Instructional Course Lectures and/or Symposium
Invitation to International Reception as honored Guests
Become an International Guest Hand Society ambassador at the Annual Meeting
Attending the Annual Meeting? Join us in welcoming our International Guest Hand Society attendees. Be sure to check the box on your Annual Meeting registration form if you are interested in being paired up with an International Attendee as part of international ambassador program. This is an excellent way to expand your network and help create a positive experience for our international participants. All International Guest attendees and ambassadors will be invited to a special orientation at the Annual Meeting as well as the international reception. Ambassadors will help make introductions, be available to answer questions about the ASSH, and offer a friendly hand to help our guests navigate the Annual Meeting. You may also sign up via email by contacting the ASSH at firstname.lastname@example.org.
International Reception (by invitation only)
All international attendees and their guests are invited to the International Reception held on Friday night, from 6:30 – 7:30 PM during the Annual Meeting. Enjoy music, food, and drink while gathering with your international colleagues.
"VIP" Lounge (by invitation only)
The "Very Important Person" VIP Lounge offers a quiet gathering place for International Attendees and Hand Foundation "Giving Circle" members. The lounge will be open Tuesday at 3:00 PM and will close on Saturday at 4:00 PM and will feature morning and afternoon refreshments along with internet enabled computer workstations with printers. Note: the lounge is by invitation-only to qualified AFSH donors and international attendees –spouses and families are not permitted.