AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR SURGERY OF THE HAND
Annual meeting The Thirty-third Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand will be held at the Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, California, February 19 to 21, 1979. All interested professional personnel are invited to attend the scientific sessions and discussion panels . Registration will be at the Fairmont, beginning at 6 P. M. on Sunday, February 18, 1979. A preliminary program will be available upon request after October 15 , 1979 .
Continuing education courses Date
Title of course or meeting
Sep 21-23 , 1978
Grand Rapids , MI
Alfred B . Swanson, M.D .
Sep 28-0ct I, 1978 Oct 23-26 , 1978
Sea Island , GA Indianapolis, IN
Implant surgery for joints and tendons of the hand Primary care of hand injuries Difficult problems in hand surgery
Nov 9-11 , 1978
Houston , TX
Nov . 15-18, 1978
Feb 19-21, 1979
San Francisco, CA
Functional rehabilitation of the disabled hand Treatment of hand injuries
1977 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
September 21.23, 1978 Implant surgery for joints and tendons of the hand Grand Rapids, Michigan Alfred B. Swanson, M.D. , course chairman Live, closed-circuit television will be the main teaching aid for anatomical , surgical, and clinical teaching demonstrations of implant surgery of the hand . All aspects of the field , including basic science and clinical considerations, will be covered. There will be lectures, surgical demonstrations, patient presentations,
THE JOURNAL OF HAND SURGERY
Sigurd Sandzen, Jr. , M.D . James Strickland , M.D., and James Steichen, M.D. Drs. BorreJl , Epstein , Kessler, and Madden Robert D. Larsen, M.D., and Joseph L. Posch, M.D.
and audience participation and discussions. Credit: 18~ hours , category 1.
September 28-0ctober 1, 1978 Primary care of hand injuries Sea Island, Georgia Sigurd Sandzen , Jr. , M.D., course chairman Designed for the primary care physician, general practitioner, and other professional personnel who deal with upper extremity problems , but who have not re-