Member Associations
  • AHGTF 
    Association Hospitaliere des Gypso-Therapeutes de France (France)
    Contact: Daniel Lugibihl, 54 Rue Leon Mangenay, 68100 Mulhouse France
  • AOT
    Association of Orthopaedic Practitioners (UK)

  • CSOT
    Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists (Canada)
    Contact: Pam Smith, CSOT, 18 Wynford Drive, Suite 715A, North York ON M3C 3S2 e-mail
  • DVG
    Deutscher Verband der med Gipspfleger und-schwestern (Germany)
    Contact: Ludwig Noll, rommelgasse 14, D7060 Schorndorf, Germany or Bernd Von Hallern, Dorpstroot 14 D2167, Burweg, Germany
  • NAOT
    National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists (USA) 
    Contact: NAOT, 8365 Keystone Crossing, Suite 107, Indianapolis IN 46240 (317) 205-9484
  • SEHL
    Suomen Ensihoitajaliiton (Finland)
  • SOGF
    Svensk Ortopedisk Gipstekniker Forening (Sweden)
    Sociedad Venezolana Tecnicos en Traumatologia y Ortopedia
  • VGN
    Verenigde Gipsverbandmeesters Nederland (Netherlands) 
    Contact: Secretary
    Miss Ester Buter-Kanis 
    Secretariaat VGN
    Merelweg 38
    8191 XR  Wapenveld
    Netherlands email  or their web site at or Jan Cess Reijnders, Jan Voermanstraat 39, 1318 RS ALMERE, Netherlands email

  • Australian Association of Orthopaedic Techs 
    Contact: John Kinealy, 2 Balliol Common, Sunbury, Melbourne Australia 3429 
    or Ron James, PO Box 280, Subiaco Australia 6008

If you are interested in joining please e-mail You may also write the CSOT at the address given below. We welcome any input from our Member Associations.

Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists (CSOT)
18 Wynford Drive, Suite 715A
North York, ON M3C 3S2
Phone (416) 445-4516 Fax (416) 489-7356