Professional Organizations

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION LINKS:

 

American Geriatrics Society

AGS is a professional organization of healthcare providers working to improve the health and well-being of all older adults.

  

American Medical Association

AMA is a voluntary membership organization of physicians working toward the betterment of the profession of medicine.

 

American Society on Aging

This national community of professionals works with and on behalf of older people.

 

Gerontological Society of America

GSA was established in 1945 to promote the scientific study of aging, to encourage exchanges among researchers and practitioners from various disciplines related to gerontology, and to promote the use of gerontological research in the formation of public policy.

 

International Psychogeriatric Association

IPA is an international community of scientists and healthcare professionals working for mental health in aging.

 

National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs

This association is a professional membership organization providing leadership on policy, planning and management issues for home and community care providers.

 


National Council on Aging Care

NCOA is an association of organizations and individuals dedicated to promoting the dignity, self-determination, well-being, and continuing contributions of older persons through leadership and service, education and advocacy.

 

 

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