Student Engagement at #ASHT2022

Posted by Staff 09/15/2022



Calling all students! Are you considering registering for the #ASHT2022 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC? There are a multitude of benefits you receive with registration, including:

  • Discounted student registration rate to the meeting
  • Networking with and learning from leaders in the hand and upper extremity field from across the country
  • Gaining experience in a conference setting
  • Having fun! You will be learning in a student-supportive environment surrounded by individuals who want to ensure you continue to improve the hand and upper extremity therapy specialty!

Take advantage of these student activities and opportunities at #ASHT2022!

Student TipTalks 1.5 Challenge

TipTalks are pre-recorded bite-sized tips (25-30 seconds in length) and you may determine the tip you would like to highlight. The TipTalk could reflect any of the following:

  • Tips from mentors
  • Field work, documentation, work life balance within the field
  • Valuable tips to pass onto other students

TipTalk should be submitted in an MP4 format; clip should be clean and ready to play upon receipt. ASHT will not edit any submissions received.

Students must be registered to be included for TipTalks. Winners will be selected by the Student Education Division.

Register now and send submission to by September 23, 2022.

Student Moderator

Students are invited to act as assistant Session Moderators, learning directly from experts in the field! Contact to take advantage of the opportunity.

Meeting Mentor

Connect with ASHT mentors to tag-along onsite and connect after the meeting for continued mentorship. Contact for more details.

"Let's Be New Together" Breakfast

All new members, students and first-time attendees are invited to join us for breakfast as we welcome you to ASHT's 45th Annual Meeting. Kick off the conference right by networking with your new colleagues and learn more about how ASHT can support you!

Friday, October 14, 2022
Monroe Room (Concourse Level)
6:30 AM – 7:30 AM

Student Meet-Up

Grab your box lunch and connect with your peers during the Student Meet-Up!

Saturday, October 15, 2022
Fairchild West Room (Terrace Level)
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

We will host a game/competition and the winner will receive free registration for ASHT's 2023 Annual Meeting!

Student Convene Tables

All registered students are invited to meet with their colleagues at the Student Tables during the general session times on Saturday, October 15; these tables will be reserved for attending students. Contact for additional info.