Academy of Neonatal Nursing (ANN)
The ANN strives to provide quality neonatal education and programs at a reasonable cost through professional, peer-reviewed publications, educational conferences, and by offering books and other materials to newborn health care professionals.
Alzheimer’s Association, Desert Southwest Chapter
The mission of the Alzheimer’s Association is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
American Association for the History of Nursing (AAHN)
Originally a historical methodology group, AAHN is a professional organization open to all for the purpose of fostering the importance of history as relevant to understanding the past, defining the present, and influencing the future of nursing.
American Nurses Association (ANA)
The ANA champions the rights and interests of the 3.1 million registered nurses across the country, protecting nurses’ workplace rights, lobbying Congressional legislature, and promoting the importance of the profession. In the words of their mission statement: “Nurses advancing our profession to improve health for all.”
American Cancer Society (ACS)
Together with our millions of supporters, the ACS saves lives and creates a world with less cancer and more birthdays by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back. The ACS has a presence in more than 5,100 communities.
American Geriatric Society (AGS)
The AGS is a not-for-profit organization devoted to improving the health, independence and quality of life of all older people. The Society implements and advocates for programs in patient care, research, professional and public education, and public policy.
The Carter Center
The Carter Center, in partnership with Emory University, is guided by a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering; it seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.
CGFNS International is an immigration-neutral nonprofit organization ensuring that health care professionals educated in countries other than the United States are eligible and qualified to meet licensure and other practice requirements in the U.S.
Creative Health Care Management (CHCM)
Healthy relationships are necessary for any organization to achieve and maintain its long-term goals. We empower, engage, and inspire health care organizations across the world to transform their cultures into those that provide an unmatched experience for their patients and families and their colleagues in all disciplines through improving the quality of all relationships.
Dreyfus Health Foundation
The Dreyfus Health Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that serves as a catalyst for better health worldwide by transforming individuals and communities through a problem-solving process that empowers them to change themselves and their environments for the better.
EMDR International Association
The EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) is a professional association where EMDR practitioners and EMDR researchers seek the highest standards for the clinical use of EMDR.
International Association for Cognitive Education and Psychology (IACEP)
IACEP is a society of professionals from throughout the world who are interested in advancing the cognitive education of children, youth, and adults. IACEP strives to maintain an organization that brings together persons with diverse applied and theoretical interests.
International Confederation of Midwives
ICM contains more than 100 autonomous member associations from countries across the globe. To gain membership, associations must be headed by midwives who determine their own governance and activities, and are committed to the mission of ICM.
International Society for Ethical Psychology and Psychiatry (ISEPP)
ISEPP is a network of professionals and individuals concerned with the impact of mental health theories on public policy, and the effects these theories have on therapeutic practices, individual well-being, personal freedom, and family and community values.
Lamaze is a nonprofit organization that promotes a natural, healthy and safe approach to pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting. Lamaze serves as a resource for information about what to expect and what choices are available during the childbearing years.
National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS)
NACNS, founded in 1995, exists to promote the unique, high value contribution of the clinical nurse specialist to the health and well-being of individuals, families, groups, and communities, and to promote and advance the practice of nursing.
National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)
NAHN is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.
National League for Nurses (NLN)
Dedicated to excellence in nursing education, NLN is the preferred membership organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education. NLN members include nurse educators, education agencies, health care agencies, and interested members of the public.
National Student Nurses’ Association (NSNA)
Over 3,000 nursing students participate in NSNA’s Annual Convention, which features leadership and career development activities, and opportunities to listen to renowned nursing leaders, hear about job opportunities, and network with hundreds of other students.
The American Association of Nurse Attorneys
The American Association of Nurse Attorneys (TAANA) provides resources, education and leadership to its members and the healthcare and legal communities.
The Penn Center for Bioethics
The Center promotes scholarly and public understanding of the ethical, legal, social and public policy implications of advances in the life sciences and medicine. It fosters informed dialogue across a broad spectrum of opinions grounded in solid facts and cogent arguments.
Watson Caring Science Institute
The Watson Caring Science Institute is an international non-profit foundation created to advance the philosophies, theories and practices of Human Caring, which seeks to restore the profound nature of caring-healing, and bring the ethic and ethos of Love back into Health care.
The Asia Foundation
The Asia Foundation’s Books for Asia program donates one million books to education institutions in 19 developing countries each year and connects students, educators, and local and national leaders with the knowledge they need to thrive.
Best Buddies is an international nonprofit organization that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Heartsong is nationally recognized for its volunteer-based program that utilizes the powerful tools of music therapy and art therapy enabling children with special needs to express themselves, regardless of their verbal and motoric capacity.
HINARI Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world’s largest collections of biomedical and health literature, including more than 7.500 information resources in 30 languages.
Special Olympics is an international organization dedicated to providing year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics, athletes and the community.
The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation (SDRF)
SDRF is a family foundation based in New York City that began operation in 1995. SDRF’s mission is to support innovative efforts to make social organizations and institutions more effective and more responsive to a broad range of human needs.