British Association of Hirudotherapy (BAH) has been established in London in 2007. We set up and protect the highest professional standards of the modern Leech Therapy and Hirudopractice in the UK and are dedicated to act in the interest of hirudotherapy profession as a whole:
- expanding awareness of leech therapy and how it works
- representing the interests of fully qualified leech therapists
- overseeing and accrediting Hirudotherapy education to ensure excellence in training
- promoting integrated healthcare and contributing to the development of national healthcare policy
Since 2007 BAH has undergone a major development and expansion. We have participated in multiple international events related to Leech therapy and have gained a wide recognition among numerous societies and organisations worldwide. BAH is an international leader in promoting Leech therapy. To date we have helped to establish Hirudotherapy associations alike in Canada, India, UAE and other countries.