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Self-assessment exam

The registration deadline for the 2009 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Self-Assessment Examination is April 3; answer sheets must be returned with a postmark not later than June 12. Online registration is now open at

This examination is offered as a convenient self-education exercise and is geared toward hand and upper extremity healthcare professionals. Only those who return a completed answer sheet for computer scoring by June 12, 2009, will be eligible for continuing medical education (CME) credits.

Call for abstracts
The abstract submission site is now open for proposals for the 2009 Combined Annual Meeting of the ASSH and the American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT), Sept. 3–5, in San Francisco. You have until April 6 to submit abstracts for the video theatre. Questions about the abstract submission process should be directed to Diana Shkap at

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