Full members

FESSH Bylaws 5.3: Full members need to fulfil the rules of the Federation. It is necessary that their Society is a recognized Society for Surgery for the Hand. The country must be a full member of the Council of Europe. The member should be representative of Hand Surgery in that country. Full members pay membership fees, participate in the Delegates Assembly and have a right to vote.
AustriaAustrian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ÖGH)
Österreichische Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie
President: Martin LEIXNERING
Secretary: Gabriele KRIEGS-AU
Treasurer: Werner GIRSCH
www.handchirurgen.at
BelgiumBelgian Hand Group (BHG)President: Luc Van OVERSTRAETEN
Secretary: Jeroen VAN HAECKE
Treasurer: Bernard LEFEBVRE
www.belgianhandgroup.be
BulgariaBulgarian Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)President: Margarita KATEVA
Secretary: Kalin ANGELOV
Treasurer: Alexander FUDULSKI
www.bssh.eu
Czech RepublicCzech Society for Surgery of the Hand (CSCR)
České Společnosti Chirurgie Ruky
President: Alena SCHMORANZOVÁ
Secretary: Aleš FIBÍR
Treasurer: Aleš FIBÍR
www.handsurgery.cz
DenmarkThe Danish Society for Surgery of the Hand (DSFH)
Dansk Selskab for Handkirurgi
President: Karsten KRONER
Secretary: Bent LANGE
Treasurer: Penille LEICHT
www.haandkirurgi.com
EstoniaEstonian Society for Surgery of the Hand (EKKS)
Eesti Käekirurgia Selts
President: Kristo KASK
Secretary: Mati MERILA
Treasurer: Mari TAMRE
www.essh.ee
FinlandThe Finnish Society for Surgery of the Hand (SKKY)
Suomen Käsikirurgiyhdistys r.y.
President: Eero WARIS
Secretary: Margit KARELSON
Treasurer: Hanna-Stiina TASKINEN
www.fssh.fi
FranceFrench Society for Surgery of the Hand (SFCM/GEM)
Société Française de Chirurgie de la Main
President: Philippe BELLEMERE
Secretary: Philippe LIVERNEAUX
Treasurer: Christophe RIZZO
www.sfcm.fr
GermanyGerman Society for Surgery of the Hand (DGH)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie
President: Nicola BORISCH
Secretary: Jörg van SCHOONHOVEN
Treasurer: Klaus-Dieter RUDOLF
www.dg-h.de
GreeceHellenic Society for Surgery of the Hand and Upper Limb (EEXX)
Ελληνική Εταιρεία Χειρουργικής του Χεριού
President: Vasileios KONTOGEORGAKOS
Secretary: Sokratis E. VARITIMIDIS
Treasurer: Konstantinos BENTATOS
HungaryHungarian Society for Surgery of the Hand (MKT)
Magyar Kézsebész Társaság
President: Zsolt SZABÓ
Secretary: László EGRI
Treasurer: János RUPNIK
www.kezsebesz.hu
IrelandIrish Hand Surgery Society (IHSS)President: Patricia Eadie
Secretary: Richard HANSON
Treasurer: Kevin CRONIN
www.ihss.ie
ItalyItalian Society for Surgery of the Hand (SICM)
Società Italiana di Chirurgia della Mano
President: Bruno BATTISTON
Secretary: Giancarlo CARUSO
Treasurer: Michele D'ARIENZO
www.sicm.it
LatviaLatvian Association for Surgery of the Hand (LRKA)
Latvijas Rokas Kirurgijas Asociacija
President: Janis KRUSTINS
Secretary: Martins KAPICKIS
Treasurer: Aivars TIHONOVS
www.lash.org.lv
NorwayNorwegian Society for Surgery of the Hand (NFH)
Norsk Forening for Handkirugi
President: Jan-Ragnar HAUGSTVEDT
Secretary: Katrin VALEN
Treasurer: Katrin VALEN
www.handkirurgi.no
PolandPolish Society for Surgery of the Hand (PTCR)
Polskie Towarzystwo Chirurgii Reki
President: Mariusz BONCZAR
Secretary: Pawe? ZEJLER
Treasurer: Filip DABROWSKI
www.ptchr.org.pl
PortugalPortuguese Society of Hand Surgery (SPOCMA)
Sociedade Portuguesa de Cirurgia da Mão
President: Maria Manuel MOUZINHO
Secretary: Pedro NEGRAO
Treasurer: Horácio ZENHA COSTA
www.spocma.pt
RomaniaRomanian Society for Surgery of the Hand (SRCR)
Societatea Romana de Chirurgie a Mainii
President: Alexandru GEORGESCU
Secretary: Ileana MATEI
Treasurer: Irina CAPOTA
www.rssh.ro
RussiaRussian Hand Surgery Society - Hand Group (RKG)
Общества Кистевых Хирургов – «Кистевой Группы»
President: Igor O. GOLUBEV
Secretary: Georgy NAZARYAN
Treasurer: Yury FILIMENDIKOV
SerbiaSerbian Society for the Surgery of the Hand (SSHS)President: Marko BUMBASIREVIC
Secretary: Ljubica Micunovic
Treasurer: Tomislav Palibrik
SpainSpanish Society for Surgery of the Hand (SECMA)
Sociedad Española de Cirugía de la Mano
President: Mª Pilar PRADILLA GORDILLO
Secretary: Adolfo GALÁN NOVELLA
Treasurer: Guillem SALVA COLL
secma.es
SwedenSwedish Society for Surgery of the Hand (SHF)
Svensk Handkirurgisk Förening
President: Anna Gerber EKBLOM
Secretary: Christina LJUNGBERG
Treasurer: Per FISCHER
www.handkirurgi.se
SwitzerlandSwiss Society for Surgery of the Hand (SGH)
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Handchirurgie
President: Mario BONACCIO
Secretary: Dietmar BIGNION
Treasurer: Ivan TAMI
www.swisshandsurgery.ch
The NetherlandsThe Netherlands Society for Surgery of the Hand (NVvH)
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Handchirurgie
President: Brigitte van der HEIJDEN
Secretary: Anne VOCHTELOO
Treasurer: Johan W.M. VEHOF
www.handchirurgie.nl
TurkeyTurkish Society for Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity (TCD)
Türk El ve Üst Ekstremite Cerrahisi Derneği
President: Tufan KALELI
Secretary: Mustafa KÜRKLÜ
Treasurer: Ahmet Fahir DEMIRKAN
www.turkhandsociety.org
UkraineUkrainian Hand Surgery Society (UHSS)President: Sergiy Semenovich STRAFUN
Secretary: Igor Mykolayovych KURINNYI
Treasurer: Artur Anatolievich BEZUGLYI
handclinic.com.ua
United KingdomThe British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)President: Grey GIDDINS
Secretary: Jonathan HOBBY
Treasurer: Sue FULLILOVE
www.bssh.ac.uk

Associate members

FESSH Bylaws 5.3: Associate members can be other Societies for Surgery of the Hand which do not match all the criteria for full membership. Associate members have no voting rights, they shall pay annual dues and can receive services to be defined by the Council.
IsraelThe Israeli Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH)
האתר הרשמי של האיגוד הישראלי לכירורגיה של היד
President: Shai LURIA
Secretary: Uri FARKASH
Treasurer: Sorin IORDACHE
www.issh.org.il

Corresponding members

FESSH Bylaws 5.3: Corresponding Membership is available to societies whose nations do not belong to the Council of Europe. This form of membership entitles the society to information concerning F.E.S.S.H. activities that may be disseminated to their members. Corresponding membership does not require the payment of fees and has no voting rights. The members of these societies may participate in the scientific activities.
EgyptEgyptian Society for Surgery of the Hand and Microsurgery (ESSHM)
لجمعية المصرية لجراحات اليد والجراحة الميكروسكوبية.
President: Magdy Nabil MORSY
Secretary: Ashraf MOHARRAM
Treasurer: Mostafa MAHMMUD
www.esshm.net
LithuaniaLithuanian Society for Surgery of the Hand (LSSH)
Lietuvos plastakos chirurgijos ir reabilitacijos draugija “Manus Lithuania”
President:
Secretary:
Treasurer:
Slovak RepublicSlovak Association for Hand Surgery (SSCR)
Slovenská spoločnosť chirurgie ruky
President: Silvia VAJCZIKOVA
Secretary:
Treasurer:
www.chirurgiaruky.sk
SloveniaSlovene Society for Surgery of the Hand (SSSH)
Sekcija za kirugijo roke Slovenskega zdravniskega drustva
President: Zdenko OROZIM
Secretary: Zdenko OROZIM
Treasurer:
South AfricaThe South African Society for Surgery of the Hand (SASSH)President: Roger NICHOLSAN
Secretary: Andi ASKEW
Treasurer: Martin WELLS
www.sassh.co.za
South KoreaThe Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand (KSSH)
대한수부외과학회
President: Soo-Joong CHOI
Secretary: Young-Woo KIM
Treasurer: Young-Woo KIM
www.handsurgery.or.kr