American Academy of Pediatrics

Dedicated to the health of all children.

American Association for the Advancement of Science

The world’s largest general scientific society.

American College of Medical Genetics

An organization dedicated to improving health through medical genetics.

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

A national association for Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

American Hospital Association

A national association of hospitals, health systems, and related organizations whose mission is to improve standards of care.

American Medical Association

A national association of medical professionals whose mission is to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.

American Public Health Association

An association of public health professionals seeking to improve public health standards worldwide.

Association of Public Health Laboratories

An organization that serves to protect the public from diseases and other hazards.

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

A national, non-profit organization representing public health agencies throughout the US.

Genetics Societies

A collection of national and international genetics societies.

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