American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS)
American Board of Nursing Specialties (ABNS) is a not-for-profit, membership organization governed by an elected group of representatives. ABNS is focused on improving patient outcomes and consumer protection by promoting specialty nursing certification. ABNS member organizations represent almost 750,000 certified registered nurses worldwide in a variety of settings. Becoming an ABNS member is the best way to connect with other nursing credentialing organizations and dialogue about the specific issues nurses face.
Alabama Society of Professional Land Surveyors (ASPLS) is a non-profit organization of Licensed Land Surveyors, para-professionals, students, and businesses promoting the continued education of its members and dedicating itself to the promotion and protection of the profession of land surveying.
American Association for Teachers of Arabic (AATA)
American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA) aims to facilitate communication and cooperation between teachers of Arabic and to promote study, criticism, research and instruction in the field of Arabic language pedagogy, Arabic linguistics and Arabic literature.
Associated Pest Services (APS) is a best practice sharing group, made up of the finest, family owned and operated, regional pest management firms in the country, employing thousands of pest management professionals, with hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenue.
Gold Star Wives of America, Incorporated (GSW) is an organization of widows and widowers whose spouses died while on active duty in the military services or as the result of a military service connected cause. GSW was organized in 1945 by the war widows of World War II. It is a Congressional chartered, non-profit organization incorporated in the State of New York. GSW has approximately 9,000 members divided among 8 regions and 53 chapters located in all 50 states and several countries.
International Association of Forensic and Security Metrology (IAFSM) is a nonprofit professional association of users, service providers, and manufacturers of metrological techniques and technology working for the advancement of justice.
International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA) is a professional specialty organization founded in 1975 for nurses committed to the prevention, intervention, treatment, and management of addictive disorders including alcohol and other drug dependencies, nicotine dependencies, eating disorders, dual and multiple diagnosis, and process addictions such as gambling.
Kampground Owners Association (KOA) strives to build the association into the highest quality professional association by providing meaningful representation and interaction with KOA, Inc, providing information, assistance, and programs to KOA franchises, enabling the system to be more successful, profitable and of the highest quality in the camping industry, creating a strong network and support for each franchise, managing the Care Camps program for children, and disaster relief for members.
National Association of Medical Education Companies, Inc., (NAMEC) is a professional association dedicated to providing representation, advocacy, and education for its members.
National Council of State Boards of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (NCSB) is a non-profit organization which operates on a limited budget, and with volunteer staff. We keep conference registration fees low to encourage broad participation. The organization purposes are to facilitate communication and interaction among state boards concerning licensure, to promote the protection of consumers, to stimulate interest in and discussion of issues pertaining to licensure boards, and to provide a forum for discussion.
National Organization of Alternative Programs (NOAP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting public safety through participation of potentially impaired healthcare professionals in monitored rehabilitation and recovery as an alternative to license discipline, emphasizing fitness to practice and retention of competent professionals. NOAP is committed to working in cooperation with regulatory and professional organizations toward this objective.
Speech and Hearing Association of Alabama (SHAA) is a non-profit organization for speech-language pathology, audiology, or speech language or hearing science professionals. The organization has over 1,000 members. They have an annual convention, which attracts over 800 attendees, with presentations on treatments and up to date information in the field. Continuing education credits are provided to attendees.
The American Association of Nurse Attorneys (TAANA) is a non-profit organization made up of attorneys, students, and others interested in legal issues as they relate to the health care industry. TAANA provides resources, education, and leadership to its members and the health care and legal communities regarding health law and policy.
USS America Carrier Veterans Association (USSACVA) is a 501(c)3 non profit organization for individuals that served on the aircraft carrier the USS America. The organization provides scholarships, education and information of importance to members. The organization has an annual reunion for members.