Plenary Session 6

Date/Time: Thu, November 5, 2020 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Hindsight is 2020: Decades of Advocacy


MAKING A DIFFERENCE: This esteemed panel will consist of leaders within the hand surgery and hand therapy community whose careers have focused on promoting the development of hand surgery and hand therapy at the national and international levels. These panelists will share with their colleagues how they have made a difference during their time of leadership allowing insight to our members in order to ignite the leader within them.


  • Members will gain insight into the history of leadership and advocacy for their profession.
  • Members will gain insight into the relationship between ASSH, AAHS, and ASHT
  • Members will be encouraged to ignite the leadership within themselves in order to make a difference in these times of legislative changes for the medical profession.