Organizations and Associations

American Association for the Advancement of Science - an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association.

American Psychological Association

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Association of American Universities (AAU)an association of 62 leading research universities in the United States and Canada.

Association of Independent Research Institutes (AIRI) – a nationwide association of independent, not-for-profit research institutes conducting peer-reviewed basic and applied research in the biomedical and behavioral sciences.

Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)anot for profit association of technology managers and business executives who manage intellectual property.

Council on Government Relations (COGR) - an association of research universities.

Foundation for Biomedical Research (FBR) - dedicated to improving human and animal health by promoting public understanding and support for the humane and responsible use of animals in medical and scientific research.

National Academy of Sciences (NAS) - an honorific society of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research, dedicated to the furtherance of science and technology and to their use for the general welfare.

National Academy Press Bookstore - carries a comprehensive selection of the National Academies Press and Joseph Henry Press publications.

National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO)

National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR) - advocating sound public policy that recognizes the vital role of humane animal use in biomedical research, higher education, and product safety testing.

National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) - an organization of individuals involved in the administration of sponsored programs at colleges, universities and teaching hospitals.

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) - is dedicated to creating, implementing, and advancing the highest ethical standards in the conduct of research.

Society of Research Administrators (SRA) - a nonprofit association dedicated to the education and the professional development of research administrators, as well as the enhancement of public understanding of the importance of research and its administration.