Associations

Health Science & Medical Technology

  • American Art Therapy Association

    The American Art Therapy Association is an organization of diverse, engaged and creative professionals dedicated to the belief that the creative process involved in making art is healing and life enhancing
    http://www.arttherapy.org/
  • American Association for Clinical Chemistry

    The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is an international scientific/medical society of clinical laboratory professionals, physicians, research scientists and other individuals involved with clinical chemistry and related disciplines. Founded in 1948, the society has over 8,000 members and is headquartered in Washington, DC. The association is divided geographically into 20 local sections which provide local conferences and networking opportunities throughout North America.
    http://www.aacc.org
  • American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Southern California Section

  • American Association for Emergency Psychiatry

    The American Association for Emergency Psychiatry (AAEP) is a multidisciplinary organization that serves as the voice of emergency mental health. The membership includes directors of psychiatric emergency services, psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, psychologists, physician assistants, educators and other professionals involved in emergency psychiatry. The AAEP sponsors educational programs and provides a network of experts to address clinical, educational, administrative, research and legal problems.
    http://emergencypsychiatry.org/
  • American Association for Health Education

    The mission of the American Association for Health Education (AAHE) is to advance the profession by serving health educators and others who strive to promote the health of all people through education and other systematic strategies.
    http://www.aahperd.org/aahe
  • American Association for Medical Transcription

    American Association for Medical Transcription (AAMT) is an association for medical transcription professionals. It is a non-profit organization that aids the medical transcription professionals in their career advancement. AAMT keeps the medical transcriptionist up-to-date on the current market trend and challenges affecting MT profession.
    http://www.themtassist.com
  • American Association for Men in Nursing

    The purpose of the American Assembly of Men in Nursing (AAMN) is to provide a framework for nurses, as a group, to meet, to discuss and influence factors, which affect men as nurses. It is also to support men who are nurses to grow professionally and demonstrate to each other and to society the increasing contributions being made by men within the nursing profession. The Association advocate's for continued research, education and dissemination of information about men's health issues, men in nursing, and nursing knowledge at the local and national levels.
    http://aamn.org/
  • American Association for Respiratory Care

    Since 1947, the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) has been committed to enhancing professionalism as a respiratory care practitioner, improving performance on the job, and helping broaden the scope of knowledge essential to success. With more than 50,000 members nationwide, the AARC is the only professional society for respiratory therapists in hospitals and with home care companies, managers of respiratory and cardiopulmonary services, and educators who provide respiratory care training.
    http://www.aarc.org/
  • American Association for Technology in Psychiatry

    The American Association for Technology in Psychiatry (AATP), a nonprofit membership organization of physicians and mental health professionals dedicated to the development and use of information technology to improve the quality and availability of psychiatric and mental health care.
    http://tecpsych.com/
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science, (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association.
    www.aaas.org
  • American Association for the History of Nursing

    The American Association for the History of Nursing (AAHN) is a professional organization open to everyone interested in the history of nursing. Originally founded in 1978 as a historical methodology group, the association was briefly named the International History of Nursing Society. The purpose of the Association shall be to foster the importance of history as relevant to understanding the past, defining the present, and influencing the future of nursing.
    http://www.aahn.org/
  • American Association for Women Podiatrists, Inc.

    The American Association for Women Podiatrists, Inc. (AAWP) is a national organization providing leadership to members in the advancement of educational, political, financial, social, and emotional well-being. Membership includes women podiatrists from coast to coast and throughout Canada.
    http://www.americanwomenpodiatrists.com
  • American Association for Women Radiologists

    The mission of the American Association for Women Radiologists (AAWR) is to assist its Members in building a successful career through the development of leadership and negotiation skills, improving teaching and presentation skills, balancing work and family life.
    http://www.aawr.org
  • American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

    The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGC) is a national association representing and serving its members and the field of geriatric psychiatry. It is dedicated to promoting the mental health and well being of older people and improving the care of those with late-life mental disorders. AAGP’s mission is to enhance the knowledge base and standard of practice in geriatric psychiatry through education and research and to advocate for meeting the mental health needs of older Americans.
    http://www.aagponline.org/
  • American Association of Medical Dosimetrists

    The American Association of Medical Dosimetrists is an international society established to promote and support the Medical Dosimetry profession. The Society seeks to promote an ideal of professional conduct to which its members should aspire and endorses the highest standards of patient care, and provides opportunities for education, a forum for professional interaction and a representative voice in the healthcare community.
    http://www.medicaldosimetry.org/
  • American Association of Medical Dosimetrists

    The American Association of Medical Dosimetrists is an international society established to promote and support the Medical Dosimetry profession. (Medical Dosimetrists are involved in several areas of activity in the Radiation Oncology Profession.) The association provides opportunities for education, a forum for professional interaction and a representative voice in the healthcare community. The Society seeks to promote an ideal of professional conduct to which its members should aspire and endorses the highest standards of patient care.
    http://www.medicaldosimetry.org
  • American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination

    The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC) is a membership organization dedicated to supporting long-term care professionals provide quality care for nursing home residents across the nation. Since their founding in 1999, AANAC has earned the reputation as the premier resource and network for long-term care professionals involved in the RAI/MDS process. Now with more than 14,000 members, AANAC is committed to the success of the entire interdisciplinary team and delivers accurate and timely information, educational opportunities, advocacy in legislation, and a peer-community of support.
    http://www.aanac.org/
  • American Association of Accupuncture and Oriental Medicine

    Formed in 1981 as the unifying force for the acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) profession in the U.S., the AAAOM is dedicated to promoting ethical practice and high educational and regulatory standards for the licensure of American acupuncturists. The AAAOM members include individual practitioners, their small businesses, physicians, healthcare professionals, patients, and state professional associations. The AAAOM recognizes an emerging national standard for programmatic accreditation and licensure qualifying examination for states regulating acupuncture and Oriental medicine.
    http://www.aaaomonline.org
  • American Association of Anatomists

    The American Association of Anatomists was founded in 1888, for the “advancement of anatomical science.” Today AAA serves as the professional home for an international community of biomedical researchers and educators focusing on anatomical form and function.
    http://www.aaatoday.org
  • American Association of Bovine Practitioners

    The American Association of Bovine Practitioners is an international association of veterinarians organized to enhance the professional lives of its members through relevant continuing education that will improve the well-being of cattle and the economic success of their owners, increase awareness and promote leadership for issues critical to cattle industries, and improve opportunities for careers in bovine medicine.
    http://www.aabp.org/
  • American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    Founded in 1985, the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) is dedicated to our mission of reducing morbidity, mortality and disability from cardiovascular and pulmonary disease through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research and disease management. Central to the core mission is improvement in quality of life for patients and their families.
    http://www.aacvpr.org
  • American Association Of Clinical Endocrinologists

    The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is a professional community of physicians specializing in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism committed to enhancing the ability of its members to provide the highest quality of patient care.
    https://www.aace.com
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing

    The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America's baccalaureate- and higher-degree nursing education programs.
    http://www.aacn.nche.edu/
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

    Founded in 1900, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) is the national organization representing pharmacy education in the United States. The mission of AACP is to lead and partner with members in advancing pharmacy education, research, scholarship, practice and service to improve societal health. AACP is comprised of all accredited colleges and schools with pharmacy degree programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, including more than 6,500 faculty, 62,500 students enrolled in professional programs and 5,100 individuals pursuing graduate study.
    http://www.aacp.org/
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

    American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is the largest specialty nursing organization in the world, representing the interests of more than 500,000 nurses who are charged with the responsibility of caring for acutely and critically ill patients. The association is dedicated to providing members with the knowledge and resources necessary to provide optimal care to critically ill patients.
    http://www.aacn.org