Mission: The mission of the American Hand Therapy Foundation (AHTF) is to fund clinical and scientific research and education in order to advance the practice of hand therapy and quality of patient care throughout the world.
Vision: Our vision is for all evaluation and treatment methods in hand therapy to have well-documented, evidence based outcomes in the literature.
Breakfast With a Scholar: Start your day like a scholar! The American Hand Therapy Foundation (AHTF) will host its second annual reception. The early bird gets the worm as this year’s gathering is at sunrise! Join AHTF for a hearty breakfast in the Washington Marriott Wardman Park at 6:00 AM on Saturday, September 17th. The reception is a celebration of hand therapy and the remarkable growth of the profession since its inception in 1977. The event’s keynote speaker, Susan Blackmore MS, OTR, CHT, will discuss future trends in hand therapy. Register Here!
Silent Auction: The Annual American Hand Therapy Foundation Silent Auction will occur onSeptember 15th from 7:15 pm until to 9:15 pm in the exhibit hall the opening night of the ASHT Annual Conference.The Foundation will be offering a combination of traditional bidding sheets with Modern checkout procedures. The Foundation will utilize Bidding Owl allowing early viewing of auction items. All items must be pre-registered on the Bidding Owl website. Starting August 16, 2016, please post your donated items to Bidding Owl at www.biddingOwl.com/AHT
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Silent Auction Item Donations:
Address for items shipped early:
TO: ASHT 39th ANNUAL MEETING
AHTF SILENT AUCTION
c/o Vista Convention Services YRC Freight
7600 PRESTON DRIVE
LANDOVER, MD 20785
· Shipments will not be received at this location until MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2016.
· Items MUST be received by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
· Please ensure all mailed packages are clearly marked with the words “AHTF Silent Auction” to ensure proper deliver.
· Hand carried auction items may be dropped off at a booth near the ASHT registration desk Thursday morning September the 15th.