About NHC Membership

The National Health Council (NHC) is a stakeholder-informed, patient-focused organization that forges consensus among diverse organizations and drives patient-centered health policy.

It is the diversity of our more than 140 members that enables us to create a collaborative environment and put forward consensus public policy solutions that keep the patient central to all we do.

The NHC delivers a wide range of member services, including meetings and conferences, action teams, affinity groups, webinars, and projects to engage with us and network with each other.

Patient advocacy members meet the NHC Standards of Excellence®, demonstrating the highest degree of accountability and transparency.

Membership Categories

Voluntary Health Agencies (VHAs) are defined as 501(c)(3) organizations composed of individuals, both lay and professional, voluntarily and democratically organized. Their mission is to combat a particular disease, disability, or group of diseases and disabilities, or to improve and protect the health of a particular group of people. They receive a substantial amount of financial support from voluntary contributions from the public at large. They engage in programs, such as research, education, advocacy, and service to individuals and communities.

Patient advocacy groups must meet the National Health Council minimum Standards of Excellence to be accepted into membership.

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Professional associations are health-related organizations consisting primarily of individuals, or of state and local groups of individuals, meeting stated qualifications of training or experience. Other membership associations are health-related associations of individuals or institutions, including alliances and coalitions. Members of this category are expected to demonstrate a broad base of funding either from many individuals or multiple institutions.

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Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health are organizations engaged in or concerned with health issues that support the mission of the National Health Council.

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Business and Industry members are for-profit companies engaged in the sale of health-related products or services, such as pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. This category includes any subsidiaries or related entities, such as foundations, affiliated with an organization that would otherwise be classified as a Business and Industry member.

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Associate Members are organizations that are considered to be primarily vendors. Associate Members have all member privileges, except they are not allowed to be represented on the NHC’s Board of Directors or Nominating Committee and cannot vote at meetings of the entire membership.

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Voluntary Health Agencies

Alpha-1 Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1) is a genetic (inherited) condition, that is passed from parents to their children through their genes. Alpha-1 may result in serious lung disease in adults and/or […]

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ALS Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. The ALS Association works to discover treatments and a […]

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Alzheimer’s Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. The Alzheimer’s Association focuses on accelerating […]

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American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

An autoimmune disease develops when a person’s immune system mistakenly identifies healthy cells as foreign cells and attacks them. There are over 100 known autoimmune diseases. Most of these are […]

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American Cancer Society

Voluntary Health Agencies

Cancer occurs in the body when abnormal or old cells continue to live, while the body also creates new cells. This process can then crowd out normal cells, and create […]

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American Diabetes Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Diabetes comes in two forms. In type 1 diabetes the body does not produce insulin. In typle 2 diabetes, the body does not use insulin properly. The American Diabetes Association […]

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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Voluntary Health Agencies

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) engages in mental health initiatives to raise awareness for and support mental health. The AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope […]

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American Heart Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Heart and blood vessel disease (also called heart disease) includes numerous problems, many of which are related to a process called atherosclerosis. The AHA us the nation’s oldest and largest […]

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American Kidney Fund

Voluntary Health Agencies

Kidney disease occurs when the Kidneys are permanently damaged and can no longer clean the waste from the bloodstream. The American Kidney Fund (AKF) fights kidney disease on all fronts […]

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American Liver Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Liver disease involves any condition that damages the liver and prevents it from functioning well. There is an ever-increasing number of people with liver diseases such as hepatitis C, non-alcoholic […]

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American Lung Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Lungs are a part of the respiratory system, a group of organs and tissues that work together to help you breathe. Lung disease includes diseases that affect the passage of […]

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Amputee Coalition

Voluntary Health Agencies

An amputation is the loss of a limb, or birth condition in which a person is born with a limb difference. Almost 2 million Americans have experienced amputation or were […]

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Arthritis Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Arthritis is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease. There are more than 100 types of Arthritis related conditions. Common arthritis joint symptoms include swelling, pain, […]

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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Asthma is a chronic disease that causes airways to become inflamed which can make it difficult to breathe. Allergies are also the most common chronic disease in which the immune […]

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Barth Syndrome Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Barth Syndrome is a series X-linked genetic disorder, primarily affecting males. It is caused by a mutation in the tafazzin gene resulting in an inborn error in lippid metabolism. The […]

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Beyond Celiac

Voluntary Health Agencies

Celiac disease is a serious and genetic autoimmune disease that is triggered by consuming protein called gluten, that is found in wheat, barley, and rye. Beyond Celiac unites with patients […]

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Celiac Disease Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Celiac disease is a serious autoimmune disease that occurs in genetically predisposed people where the ingestion of gluten leads to damage in the small intestine. Two and one-half million Americans […]

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Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Cardiomyopathy is a term used to classify different subtypes of the disease that affects the heart muscle. Cardiomyopathy is a chronic disease in which the heart muscle (myocardium) becomes abnormally […]

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Colorectal Cancer Alliance

Voluntary Health Agencies

Colorectal cancer refers to cancer in the colon and/or rectum, or both. Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the US, and the second leading cause of cancer […]

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COPD Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a term used to describe chronic lung diseases including emphysema, and chronic bronchitis. This disease is also characterized by breathlessness. The COPD Foundation was […]

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Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease of the large intestine, in which the lining of […]

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Cure SMA

Voluntary Health Agencies

Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects the motor nerve cells in the spinal cord and impacts the muscles used for activities such as breathing, eating, […]

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Epilepsy Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that effects the nervous system and causes seizures. It is usually diagnosed after a person has had at least two seizures (or after one seizure […]

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EveryLife Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

A rare disease in the United States affects fewer than 200,000 people, however more that 30 million Americans live with one or more rare diseases. Fifty percent of these rare […]

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FH (Familial Hypercholesterolemia) Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a common life-threatening genetic condition that causes high cholesterol. Untreated, FH leads to early heart attacks and heart disease. The FH Foundation is a patient-centered nonprofit […]

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GBS-CIPD Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Guillain-Barre’ syndrome (GBS) is an chronic inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord. Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) is a rare disorder of the […]

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GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer

Voluntary Health Agencies

Lung cancer often has no symptoms until it has spread (metastasized). This is because there are few specialized nerves (pain receptors) in the lungs. When symptoms do occur, they vary […]

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Hemophilia Federation of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Hemophilia is a condition in which the ability of the blood to clot is reduced, causing the sufferer to bleed severely from even a slight injury. Hemophilia Federation of America, […]

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Huntington’s Disease Society of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Huntington’s disease (HD) is a brain disease that is passed down in families from generation to generation. It is caused by a mistake in the DNA instructions that build our […]

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Hydrocephalus Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Hydrocephalus is a chronic, neurological condition caused by an abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) within cavities of the brain called ventricles, resulting in pressure on the brain. It affects […]

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Immune Deficiency Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Primary immunodeficiencies (PI) are a group of more than 400 rare, chronic disorders in which part of the body’s immune system is missing or functions improperly. while the diseases may […]

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International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Association (IFOPA)

Voluntary Health Agencies

Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is one of the most rare genetic conditions known to medicine. FOP causes bone to form in muscles, tendons, ligaments and other connective tissues. IFOPA provides […]

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LUNGevity Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

One in 16 people in the US will be diagnosed with lung cancer in their lifetime. The LUNGevity Foundation is changing outcomes for people with lung cancer through research, education, […]

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Lupus Foundation of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Lupus is a chronic disease that can cause inflammation and pain in any part of the body. Lupus is an autoimmune disease, which means that your immune system — the […]

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Mended Hearts

Voluntary Health Agencies

Mended Hearts offers hope to heart disease patients, their families, and caregivers. Mended Hearts mission is to inspire hope and improve the quality of life of heart patients and their […]

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Mental Health America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Mental Health conditions are disorders that can affect mood, thinking, and behavior. Nearly 1 in 5 American adults will have a diagnosable mental health condition in any given year.

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Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Myasthenia Gravis is a rare Nueromuscular disorder. The most common form of Myasthenia Gravis is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder characterized by fluctuating weakness of the voluntary muscle groups. The […]

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NAMI

Voluntary Health Agencies

A mental illness is a condition that affects a person’s thinking, feeling or mood. Such conditions may affect someone’s ability to relate to others and function each day. The National […]

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National Alopecia Areata Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Alopecia areata is a common autoimmune skin disease, causing hair loss on the scalp, face and sometimes on other areas of the body. It affects as many as 6.8 million […]

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National Blood Clot Alliance

Voluntary Health Agencies

Blood clots can affect people of all ages, race and gender. One of the most important things you can do to prevent blood clots is to know if you are […]

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National Eczema Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Eczema encompasses a group of conditions that cause the skin to become itchy, inflamed, or have a rash-like appearance. Eczema is a common condition affecting over 31 million Americans. The […]

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National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias

Voluntary Health Agencies

Ectodermal Dysplasias are inherited disorders that involve defects in the hair, nails, sweat glands and teeth. When a person has at least two types of abnormal ectodermal features, the individual […]

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National Hemophilia Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Bleeding disorders are a group of disorders that share the inability to form a proper blood clot. Symptoms include extended bleeding after injury, surgery, trauma, or menstruation. The National Hemophilia […]

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National Kidney Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a condition characterized by a gradual loss of kidney function over time. National Kidney Foundation is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. […]

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Voluntary Health Agencies

Multiple Sclerosis involves an immune-mediated process in which an abnormal response of the body’s immune system is directed against the central nervous system. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s mission is […]

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National Organization for Rare Disorders

Voluntary Health Agencies

National Organization for Rare Diseases is a patient advocacy organization dedicated to individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them.

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National Osteoporosis Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Osteoporosis is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little bone, or both. As a result, bones become weak and may break from […]

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National Psoriasis Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Psoriasis is an immune-mediated disease that causes inflammation in the body that may causes visible signs of inflammation such as raised plaques and scales on the skin. The National Psoriasis […]

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Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder characterized by bones that break easily, often from little or no apparent cause. The mission of the OI Foundation is to improve the […]

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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN)

Voluntary Health Agencies

Pancreatic cancer begins when abnormal cells in the pancreas grow and divide out of control to form a tumor. More than 600,000 Americans are expected to be diagnosed with pancreatic […]

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Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy

Voluntary Health Agencies

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is a genetic disorder characterized by the progressive loss of muscle. It is a multi-systemic condition, affecting many parts of the body, which results in deterioration of […]

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Prevent Blindness

Voluntary Health Agencies

Prevent Blindness mission is to prevent blindness and preserve sight. Prevent Blindness focuses on a wide array of eye conditions and diseases that may contribute to blindness.

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Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Pulmonary Fibrosis is scarring in the lungs that may lead to low oxygen levels. Pulmonary fibrosis is a family of more than 200 different lung diseases. The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation […]

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RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Infertility is characterized by the failure to establish a clinical pregnancy after 12 months of regular, unprotected sexual intercourse or due to an impairment of a person’s capacity to reproduce […]

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Sjögren’s Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Sjörgren’s is a systemic autoimmune disease that affects the entire body. The Sjörgen’s Foundation aims to create a community where patients, health care professionals, and researchers come together to conquer […]

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Solve ME/CFS (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) Initiative

Voluntary Health Agencies

Myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), previously called chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), is a complex and debilitating multi-system, chronic disease with a serious impact on one’s quality of life. The Solve ME/CFS Initiative […]

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Spina Bifida Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Spina Bifida is the most common permanently disabling birth defect that is associated with life. Approximately 166,000 individuals in the United States have Spina Bifida.

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The LAM Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) is a rare and progressive lung disease that primarily affects women and has no known cure. The LAM Foundation serves the scientific, medical, and patient communities by offering […]

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The Marfan Foundation

Voluntary Health Agencies

Marfan syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue. Connective tissue holds all the body’s cells, organs and tissue together. The Marfan Foundation’s mission is to save […]

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The Myositis Association

Voluntary Health Agencies

Myositis refers to a general inflammation or swelling of the muscle. The mission of The Myositis Association is to improve the lives of persons affected by myositis, fund innovative research, […]

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The Trevor Project

Voluntary Health Agencies

The Trevor Project is a suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) young people. The organization works to save young lives by […]

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Tourette Association of America

Voluntary Health Agencies

Tourette Syndrome is a type of Tic disorder characterized by 2 motor tics and 1 vocal tics that have occurred for more than 1 year. Tourette Association of America (formerly […]

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WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

Voluntary Health Agencies

WomenHeart’s mission is to improve the health and quality of life of women living with or at risk of heart disease, and to advocate for their benefit.

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Professional and Membership Associations

Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy

Professional and Membership Associations

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) is a professional association dedicated to increasing patient access to affordable medicines, improving health outcomes and ensuring the wise use of health care […]

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AcademyHealth

Professional and Membership Associations

AcademyHealth is a leading national organization serving the fields of health services and policy research and the professionals who produce and use this important work. Together with our members, we […]

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Advanced Medical Technology Association

Professional and Membership Associations

AdvaMed’s member companies produce the medical devices, diagnostic products and health information systems that are transforming health care through earlier disease detection, less invasive procedures and more effective treatments. Our members […]

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America’s Health Insurance Plans

Professional and Membership Associations

America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is the national association whose members provide coverage for health care and related services. Through these offerings, we improve and protect the health and financial […]

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American Academy of HIV Medicine

Professional and Membership Associations

The American Academy of HIV Medicine is a professional organization that supports the HIV practitioner and promotes accessible, quality care for all Americans living with HIV disease. Our membership of […]

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American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Professional and Membership Associations

The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) is the national medical specialty organization representing more than 9,000 physicians who are specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R). PM&R […]

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American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

Professional and Membership Associations

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 […]

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American Association on Health and Disability

Professional and Membership Associations

The American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) is a 501 © (3) national non profit association located in Rockville, MD.  The mission of AAHD is to advance health promotion […]

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American College of Rheumatology

Professional and Membership Associations

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) is an ethically-driven, professional membership organization committed to improving the care of patients with rheumatic disease and advancing the rheumatology subspecialty. Founded in 1934, […]

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American Nurses Association

Professional and Membership Associations

The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the premier organization representing the interests of the nation’s 4+ million registered nurses. ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing […]

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American Society of Anesthesiologists

Professional and Membership Associations

The American Society of Anesthesiologists is an educational research and scientific association of physicians organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and improve the […]

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American Urological Association

Professional and Membership Associations

Founded in 1902, the AUA is a premier urologic association, providing invaluable support to the urologic community. Our mission is to promote the highest standards of urological clinical care through […]

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Association for Accessible Medicines

Professional and Membership Associations

The Association for Accessible Medicines, formerly the Generic Pharmaceutical Association, improves access to safe, quality, effective medicine. Better access to medicine is relevant to everybody because, after all, we’re all […]

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Association for Vascular Access

Professional and Membership Associations

The Association for Vascular Access (AVA) is an association of healthcare professionals founded in 1985 to promote the emerging vascular access specialty. Today, AVA stands at the forefront of protecting […]

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Association of Black Cardiologists

Professional and Membership Associations

Founded in 1974, the Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc., (ABC) is a nonprofit organization with an international membership of 1,500 health professionals, lay members of the community (Community Health Advocates), […]

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Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

Professional and Membership Associations

The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) is the academic leadership organization committed to promoting, advancing and achieving excellence in optometric education. Since 1941, ASCO has achieved this […]

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Biotechnology Innovation Organization

Professional and Membership Associations

BIO is the world’s largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO […]

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Caregiver Action Network

Professional and Membership Associations

The Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with […]

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Diabetes Patient Advocacy Coalition

Professional and Membership Associations

The Diabetes Patient Advocacy Coalition (DPAC) is an alliance of people with diabetes, caregivers, patient advocates, health professionals, disease organizations and companies working collaboratively to promote and support public policy […]

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ISPOR-The Professional Society For Health Economics and Outcomes Research

Professional and Membership Associations

ISPOR was established in 1995 by a small group of dedicated volunteers and visionaries with the goal of serving as a catalyst to advance the science and practice of health […]

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Medical Device Manufacturers Association

Professional and Membership Associations

The Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) is a national trade association based in Washington, DC providing educational and advocacy assistance to innovative and entrepreneurial medical technology companies. Since 1992, MDMA […]

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National Alliance for Caregiving

Professional and Membership Associations

Established in 1996, The National Alliance for Caregiving is a non-profit coalition of national organizations focusing on advancing family caregiving through research, innovation and advocacy. Alliance members include grassroots organizations, […]

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National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

Professional and Membership Associations

Over the past 22 years, the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions (National Alliance), formerly known as the National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH), has provided expertise, resources and a […]

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National Black Nurses Association

Professional and Membership Associations

THE NATIONAL BLACK NURSES ASSOCIATION, INC. was organized in 1971 under the leadership of Dr. Lauranne Sams, former Dean and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama. […]

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National Minority Quality Forum

Professional and Membership Associations

The National Minority Quality Forum (The Forum) is a research and educational organization dedicated to assuring that the American health services research, delivery and financing system is structured to provide […]

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National Pharmaceutical Council

Professional and Membership Associations

The National Pharmaceutical Council is a policy research organization dedicated to the advancement of good evidence and science, and to fostering an environment in the United States that supports medical […]

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Personalized Medicine Coalition

Professional and Membership Associations

The Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC), representing innovators, scientists, patients, providers and payers, promotes the understanding and adoption of personalized medicine concepts, services and products to benefit patients and the health […]

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Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

Professional and Membership Associations

The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PhRMA) was founded in 1958. Its name was changed to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America in 1994 to underscore the extraordinary commitment of member […]

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Pharmacy Quality Alliance

Professional and Membership Associations

PQA’s Mission To improve the quality of medication management and use across healthcare settings with the goal of improving patients’ health through a collaborative process to develop and implement performance […]

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Research!America

Professional and Membership Associations

Research!America is the nation’s largest not-for-profit public education and advocacy alliance committed to making research to improve health a higher national priority. Together, with our member organizations that represent a […]

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United States Pharmacopeia (USP)

Professional and Membership Associations

About USP At USP everything they do is in service of their mission to help protect and improve the health of people around the world. From the standards they create […]

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Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

Alliance for Aging Research

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The Alliance for Aging Research is the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the pace of scientific discoveries and their application to vastly improve the universal human experience of aging […]

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Arthritis National Research Foundation

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

Since 1970, the Arthritis National Research Foundation has funded arthritis research to understand the causes, prevention and development of new treatments for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, juvenile arthritis and other […]

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Community Pharmacy Foundation

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The Community Pharmacy Foundation (“CPF”) is a national non-profit organization that provides grants and funding for special projects and studies directly associated with community pharmacy practice and the advancement of […]

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Cystinosis Research Network (CRN)

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The Cystinosis Research Network (CRN) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and advocating research, providing family assistance and educating the public and medical communities about cystinosis. The CRN’s […]

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Diabetes Leadership Council

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The Diabetes Leadership Council is committed to improving the safety and quality of life for all children, adults and their families who are living with diabetes.

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FasterCures – A Center of the Milken Institute

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

At FasterCures, we work to clear the path to faster progress by educating stakeholders about the barriers, and by overcoming them through action. We have a number of high-impact programs that are laser-focused […]

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Food and Drug Law Institute

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The Food and Drug Law Institute, founded in 1949, is a non-profit organization that provides a marketplace for discussing food and drug law issues through conferences, publications and member interaction. […]

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National Association for Hearing and Speech Action

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

The consumer affiliate of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the mission of the National Association for Hearing and Speech Action (NAHSA) is to increase public understanding of communication disorders. Drawing […]

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National Patient Advocate Foundation

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

National Patient Advocate Foundation is a national non-profit organization providing the patient voice in improving access to, and reimbursement for, high-quality healthcare through regulatory and legislative reform at the state […]

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Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

Nonprofit Organizations with an Interest in Health

As the leading grant making resource for new investigators, OREF provides important financial support that helps them build a strong foundation for their research careers. This critical early support enables […]

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Business and Industry

Abbott

Business and Industry

Abbott is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings […]

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AbbVie

Business and Industry

AbbVie’s  ~29,000 employees are scientists, researchers, communicators, manufacturing specialists and regulatory experts located around the globe. They come up with new approaches to addressing today’s health issues—from life-threatening illness to […]

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Aetna Inc.

Business and Industry

Founded in 1853 in Hartford, CT, Aetna is committed to providing individuals, employers, health care professionals, producers and others with innovative benefits, products and services. Discover more about our organization […]

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Business and Industry

“People living with rare and devastating diseases are our Guiding Star. We believe it is our responsibility to listen to, understand, and change the lives of patients and those who […]

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Alkermes

Business and Industry

Alkermes is a leader in innovative medicines that address the unmet needs and challenges of people living with debilitating diseases. As a fully integrated global biopharmaceutical company, Alkermes applies our […]

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Amgen

Business and Industry

Amgen is one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. Amgen is a values-based company, deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines for patients […]

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Anthem

Business and Industry

“At Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield we understand our health connects us to each other. What we all do impacts those around us. So Anthem is dedicated to delivering […]

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Astellas Pharma US

Business and Industry

Astellas Pharma US, Inc., is the U.S. affiliate of Astellas Pharma Inc., Japan’s second largest pharmaceutical company and ranked within the top 20 in the global market. Astellas Pharma US […]

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AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals

Business and Industry

Our mission is to make a meaningful difference to patient health through great medicines that bring benefit for patients and add value for our stakeholders and society. We discover, develop, […]

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Axovant Sciences

Business and Industry

Axovant develops transformative treatments for patients with life-altering neurologic conditions. Their mission is to develop innovative gene therapies that have the potential to improve the lives of patients with neurological […]

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Biogen Idec

Business and Industry

For more than 35 years, Biogen Idec has been helping to improve the lives of people living with serious medical conditions. Since our founding in 1978, we’ve produced therapies for […]

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Bluebird Bio

Business and Industry

Making a difference starts with taking a stand At bluebird bio, we’re pushing hard on gene therapy because we believe it delivers the chance for people with severe genetic diseases […]

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Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Business and Industry

The Boehringer Ingelheim group is one of the world’s 20 leading pharmaceutical companies. Headquartered in Ingelheim, Germany, it operates globally with 142 affiliates and more than 47,400 employees. Since it […]

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Business and Industry

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global BioPharma company firmly focused on its Mission to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.Around the world, our medicines […]

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Cigna

Business and Industry

Cigna is a global health service company with 95 million customers around the world and more than 40,000 employees worldwide. As your partner in health, they’re available for our customers […]

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Edwards Lifesciences

Business and Industry

Edwards is driven by a passion to help patients. They partner with clinicians to develop innovative technologies in the areas of structural heart disease and critical care monitoring to help […]

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Eli Lilly and Company

Business and Industry

Eli Lilly was founded by Eli Lilly in 1876, and is now the 10th largest pharmaceutical company in the world. We have steadfastly remained independent, but not isolated. Across the […]

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EQRx

Business and Industry

When new medicines come to market slowly and at high prices, people can’t always get the treatments they need. At EQRx, we believe there’s a better way: Imagine a world […]

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Genentech

Business and Industry

At Genentech, we use human genetic information to discover, develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. Today, we are among the world’s leading […]

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Gilead Sciences

Business and Industry

“Gilead is dedicated to developing innovative medicines for life-threatening illnesses. As we pursue this goal, we strive for positive social and environmental change within our company and our supply chain. […]

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GlaxoSmithKline

Business and Industry

We are a science-led global healthcare company with a mission: we want to help people to do more, feel better, live longer. The vaccines, medicines and consumer healthcare products that […]

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GRAIL

Business and Industry

GRAIL believes they are taking on one of the biggest challenges of our lifetime, combining science, technology, and population-scale clinical studies to reveal cancer at its beginnings. Their mission is […]

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Grifols Inc.

Business and Industry

Since its early beginnings, given the nature of the products it sells, Grifols maintains a very close relationship with professionals from different hospital areas. Grifols helps medical and healthcare professionals […]

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Horizon Pharma

Business and Industry

Horizon Pharma plc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing, acquiring and commercializing differentiated and accessible medicines that address unmet medical needs. They market 11 […]

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Johnson & Johnson

Business and Industry

Caring for the world, one person at a time… inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science – bringing innovative ideas, products and services […]

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Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

Business and Industry

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is a multibillion dollar specialty pharmaceutical company focused on our mission: Managing Complexity. Improving Lives. We provide medicines to address unmet patient needs, stemming from 150 years of […]

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Merck & Co., Inc.

Business and Industry

Merck has a long and rich history of working to improve people’s health and well-being. Through the years, our researchers have helped to find new ways to treat and prevent […]

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Neurocrine Biosciences

Business and Industry

Neurocrine Biosciences is a neuroscience-focused, biopharmaceutical company with 28 years of experience discovering and developing life-changing treatments for people with serious, challenging and under-addressed neurological, endocrine and psychiatric disorders. The […]

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Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Business and Industry

Novartis was created in 1996 through the merger of Ciba-Geigy and Sandoz, two companies with a rich and diverse corporate history. Throughout the years, Novartis and its predecessor companies have […]

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Pfizer Inc.

Business and Industry

Good health is vital to all of us, and finding sustainable solutions to the most pressing health care challenges of our world cannot wait. That’s why we at Pfizer are […]

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Business and Industry

Regeneron (NASDAQ: REGN) is a leading biotechnology company that invents life-transforming medicines for people with serious diseases. Founded and led for 30 years by physician-scientists, their unique ability to repeatedly […]

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REGENXBIO

Business and Industry

REGENXBIO is a leading clinical-stage biotechnology company seeking to improve lives through the curative potential of gene therapy.

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Sangamo Therapeutics

Business and Industry

SANGAMO is committed to translating ground-breaking science into genomic therapies that transform patients’ lives.

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Sanofi

Business and Industry

Sanofi, a diversified global healthcare leader, discovers, develops, and distributes therapeutic solutions to improve the lives of everyone. We work to prevent and treat the diseases that we know of […]

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Servier Pharmaceuticals

Business and Industry

At Servier, they believe that providing future generations with a healthier world is the very essence of their mission. As a leading pharmaceutical company, they work towards our purpose with […]

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Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America

Business and Industry

Takeda is a research-based global pharmaceutical company. It is the largest pharmaceutical company in Japan and one of the global leaders of the industry. Setting our management philosophy, “Takeda-ism” as […]

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UCB

Business and Industry

UCB is a global biopharmaceutical company, with a focus on neurology and immunology. UCB’s ambition is to transform the lives of people living with severe diseases. We focus on neurology […]

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IQVIA

Associate

IQVIA is a fully integrated biopharmaceutical services company offering clinical, commercial, consulting and capital solutions worldwide. IQVIA helps biopharmaceutical companies develop and commercialize products to improve and lengthen patients’ lives […]

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MyHealth Teams

Associate

MyHealthTeams creates social networks for communities of people facing chronic conditions (everything from Lupus and multiple sclerosis, to autism, breast cancer, and COPD). We believe that when people facing the […]

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