Health and Medicine

  • AcademyHealth AcademyHealth represents a broad community of people with an interest in and commitment to using health services research to improve health care. They promote interaction across the health research and policy arenas by bringing together a broad spectrum of players to share their perspectives, learn from each other, and strengthen their working relationships.
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) AAPA is a national professional association that represents all PAs across all medical and surgical specialties in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, the armed forces, and the federal services. AAPA provides comprehensive support and advocacy for physician assistants so that they may, in turn, provide patients with increased access to quality, cost-effective health care.
  • American Association of Anatomists (AAA) AAA was founded in Washington, D.C. in 1888, for the "advancement of anatomical science." Today, AAA is the professional home for an international community of biomedical researchers and educators focusing on anatomical form and function.
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing AACN is the national voice for America's baccalaureate- and higher-degree nursing education programs. AACN's educational, research, governmental advocacy, data collection, publications, and other programs work to establish quality standards for bachelor's- and graduate-degree nursing education, assist deans and directors to implement those standards, influence the nursing profession to improve health care, and promote public support of baccalaureate and graduate education, research, and practice in nursing— the nation's largest health care profession.
  • American College Counseling Association (ACCA) The mission of the Association is to be the interdisciplinary and inclusive professional home that supports emerging and state of the art knowledge and resources for counseling professionals in higher education.
  • American College Health Association (ACHA) ACHA provides advocacy, education, communications, products, and services, as well as promotes research to enhance its members' ability to advance the health of all students and the campus community. Their career center lists opportunities for Directors/Administrators, Physicians, Health Promotion, Mental Health Professionals, Nursing, Physician Assistants, among others.
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) ACCP is a professional and scientific society that provides leadership, education, advocacy, and resources enabling clinical pharmacists to achieve excellence in practice and research. ACCP's membership is composed of practitioners, scientists, educators, administrators, students, residents, fellows, and others committed to excellence in clinical pharmacy and patient pharmacotherapy.
  • American Medical Student Association (AMSA) AMSA is the oldest and largest independent association of physicians-in-training in the United States. The AMSA is a student-governed, national organization committed to representing the concerns of physicians-in-training. With a membership including medical students, premedical students, interns, residents and practicing physicians from across the country, AMSA continues its commitment to improving medical training and the nation's health.
  • American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP) The mission of the ASIP is to promote the discovery, advancement, and dissemination of basic and translational knowledge in experimental pathology and related disciplines. This is achieved by fostering investigation into the pathogenesis, classification, diagnosis, and manifestations of disease through meetings, publications, and educational activities.
  • Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) The AAMC is a not-for-profit organization that serves and leads the academic medicine community by commitment to improving the nation's health through medical education, research, and high-quality patient care.
  • Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) AAVMC provides leadership for and promotes excellence in academic veterinary medicine to prepare the veterinary workforce with the scientific knowledge and skills required to meet societal needs through the protection of animal health, the relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge. AAVMC promotes and protects the health and welfare of animals, people and the environment by generating new knowledge and preparing the high quality veterinary workforce needed to meet continually changing societal demands for veterinary expertise.
  • Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) ASCO is a non-profit education association representing the interests of optometric education. ASCO's membership encompasses the schools and colleges of optometry in the United States and Puerto Rico. A number of foreign optometry schools are affiliate members. ASCO is committed to achieving excellence in optometric education and to helping its member schools prepare well-qualified graduates for entrance into the profession of optometry.
  • Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) ASAHP represents the totality of allied health education and practice in the United States. Membership consists of academic institutions, professional associations, and individual administrators and educators.
  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) AUPHA is a global network of colleges, universities, faculty, individuals and organizations dedicated to the improvement of health care delivery in Health Administration Education. Membership includes the premier Baccalaureate and Masters degree programs in Health Administration Education in the United States, Canada, and around the world, as well as faculty and individual members at colleges, universities, and health care organizations.
  • Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) JAMA, published continuously since 1883, is an international peer-reviewed general medical journal published 48 times per year. Its key objective is to promote the science and art of medicine and the betterment of the public health.
  • National League for Nursing (NLN) NLN members include nurse educators, education agencies, health care agencies, and interested members of the public. The NLN offers faculty development programs, networking opportunities, testing and assessment, nursing research grants, and public policy initiatives to its individual and institutional members.

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