Dr. Joy MacDermid Recognized with 2022 IFSHT Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to MSK Rehab Research Network NPI, Dr. Joy MacDermid (Western) who was recently awarded the 2022 International Federation of Societies for Hand Therapy (IFSHT) Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2022 IFSSH, IFSHT & FESSH Combined Congress.

Among the ten awardees of 2022, Dr. MacDermid was the only Canadian to receive the honour.

“This award was created to recognize any person, alive or posthumous, who has made an outstanding contribution to hand therapy internationally. The enormous contribution of the award winner will influence generations of Hand Therapists to come and benefit countless patients into the future. The IFSHT Membership, therefore, expresses its sincere appreciation and gratitude to our pioneers for enriching our passion, Hand Therapy.” – IFSHT

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