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Calorie Control Council

Campaign for Effective
and Rational Treatment (CERT)
– United Kingdom (UK)

Campaign for New
Drug Policies (CNDP)

Campaign for Tobacco-Free
Campaign to Label
Genetically Engineered Foods, The
Canada Health Portal – Canadian
(CA) Government Site
Canada Mastocytosis Support
– Canada (CA)
Canada Safety Council (CSC) – Canada (CA)
Canada’s Research-Based
Pharmaceutical Companies (Rx&D)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Abilities Foundation (CAF)
– Disabilities –
Canada (CA)
Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Abortion Rights Action League (CARAL) 
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) 
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of Endodontics (CAE) 
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (CAFPRS)
 Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of
Geriatric Psychiatry (CAGP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of
Manipulative Therapy (CAMT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine
  – Canada (CA)
Canadian Addiction Counsellors
Certification Board (CACCB)
 – Canada (CA)
Canadian Agricultural Safety
Association (CASA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) – Canada

Canadian Amputee Golf Association
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society (CAS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Angelman Syndrome
Society (CASS)

– Canada (CA)

Canadian Animal
Health Institute (CAHI)
 – Trade association of animal health
products manufacturers

Canadian Art Therapy Association (CATA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Child and Play
Therapy (CACPT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Enterostomal
Therapy (CAET)
– Nursing – Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Health,
Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (CAHPERD)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Nursing
Research (CANR)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Pastoral
Practice and Education (CAPPE)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for People Who
Stutter (CAPS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Pharmacy
Distribution Management (CAPDM)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for
Population Therapeutics (CAPT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for
Suicide Prevention
– Canada (CA)
Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN-ACHN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for the
Study of the Liver (CASL)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Acupuncture and
Traditional Chinese Medicine (CAATCM)

Association of Animal Health Technologists and Technicians (CAAHTT)

– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association
of Blue Cross Plans (CABCP)

– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association of Cardiac
Rehabilitation (CACR)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Cardio-Pulmonary Technologists (CACPT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Chain Drug
Stores (CACDS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Child Neurology (CACN) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Critical Care
Nurses (CACCN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Emergency
Physicians (CAEP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Fitness
Professionals (CAFP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Genetic
Counsellors (CAGC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Hepatology Nurses (CAHN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Independent
Living Centres (CAILC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Medical
Oncologists (CAMO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Medical
Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Midwives (CAM)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Neuroscience
Nurses (CANN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Nurses
in Oncology (CANO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Occupational
Therapists (CAOT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Oral and
Maxillofacial Surgeons (CAOMS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Orthodontists (CAO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Paediatric Health
Centres (CAPHC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Paediatric
Surgeons (CAPS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Pathologists
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Pharmacy in
Oncology (CAPhO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Pharmacy
Students and Interns (CAPSI – ACEIP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Pharmacy
Technicians (CAPT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Physicians for
the Environment (CAPE)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Physicians with
Disabilities (CAPD)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Prosthetists and Orthotists (CAPO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Provincial
Cancer Agencies (CAPCA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Psychoanalytic
Child Therapists (CAPCT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Psychosocial
Oncology (CAPO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Radiologists
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Registered
Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals (CARDUP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Rehabilitation Professionals (CARP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Road Safety
Professionals (CARSP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Schools of
Nursing (CASN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Schools of
Social Work (CASSW)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Social
Workers (CASW)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of
Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (CASLPA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Thoracic
Surgeons (CATS)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association
of Veterinary Ophthalmology (CAVO)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association of
Wound Care (CAWC)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association of
Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (CAZWV)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association of the
Deaf (CAD)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Athletic Therapy
Association (CATA)
  – Canada (CA)
Canadian Bioethics Society (CBS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Bioinformatics Resource (CBR)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Blood Services (CBS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Board for Certification
of Prosthetists and Orthotists (CBCPO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Board for Respiratory Care (CBRC)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Braille
Authority (CBA)
– Blind & Visually Impaired – Canada (CA)
Canadian Brain Tumour Consortium (CBTC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Breast Cancer Network (CBCN)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Breast Cancer Research
Alliance (CBCRA)

Canada (CA)
Canadian Cancer Society – Canada (CA)
Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Celiac Association (CCA)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sports
Anti-Doping (Sports Drugs) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health
and Safety (CCOHS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Centre on Disability
Studies (CCDS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board (CCEB)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian College of Emergency Medical
Services (CCEMS)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian College of Health Service
Executives (CCHSE)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian College of Physicists in
Medicine (CCPM)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Committee on Antibiotic
Resistance (CCAR)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Congress of Neurological
Sciences (CCNS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Consortium on Pain Mechanisms,
Diagnosis and Management (CCPMDM)

Canada (CA)
Canadian Continence
Foundation (TCCF), The
 – Canada (CA)

Canadian Cooperative
Wildlife Health Centre (CCWHC)
 – Canada (CA)

Canadian Coordinating Office for
Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA)
  – Canada (CA)
Canadian Council of
Cardiovascular Nurses (CCCN)
 – Canada (CA)
Canadian Council of the Blind (CCB)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC)
Animals in medical experimentation – Canada (CA)
Canadian Council on Health Services
Accreditation (CCHSA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Counselling Association (CCA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Deaf-Blind and
Rubella Association (CDBRA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Deaf
Curling Association (CDCA)

– Canada (CA)

Canadian Dental Assistants’ Association
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Dental
Association (CDA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Dental Protective Association (CPDA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Dermatology Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Diabetes Association
Canada (CA)
Canadian Down Syndrome Society (CDSS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Dyslexia Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Epilepsy Alliance (CEA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Federation of Mental
Health Nurses (CFMHN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Federation of Nurses
Unions (CFNU)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Fertility & Andrology Society
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research
Institute (CFLRI)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Foundation for Drug Policy (CFDP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Foundation for the Study of
Infant Deaths (SIDS Canada)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Gerontological Nursing
Association (CGNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Ground Water Association (CGWA) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Group Psychotherapy
Association (CGPA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Harm Reduction
Network, The
 – Canada (CA)
Canadian Health Care Anti-Fraud
Association (CHCAA)
 – Canada (CA)
Canadian Health Coalition (CHC) 
Advocacy – Canada (CA)
Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Health
– Canada (CA)

Substance Use – Addictions

Canadian Health Services Research
Foundation (CHSRF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society (CHES) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Hearing Society (CHS)  Canada
Canadian Hemochromatosis
Society (CHS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Hemophilia Society (CHS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Hereditary Angioedema
Society (CHAES)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian HIV – AIDS Legal Network
Canada (CA)
Holistic Nurses Association (CHNA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Hospice
Palliative Care Association (CHPCA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Hyperlexia Association (CHA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Hypertension Society (CHS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Institute for Health
Information (CIHI)

Canada (CA)
Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain
and Disability (CIRPD)

Canada (CA)
Canadian Institute of Child Health (CICH)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Institute of Public Health
Inspectors (CIPHI)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Institutes of Health
Research (CIHR)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery
Society (CLASS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Liver Foundation (CLF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Lung Association
Canada (CA)
Canadian Marfan Association (CMA)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Medical and Biological
Engineering Society (CMBES)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Medical Protective Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian MedicAlert Foundation (CAF)
Canadian Mental Health Association
– Canada (CA)

Canadian National Autism
Foundation (CNAF)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian National Institute
for the Blind (CNIB)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Naturopathic
Association (CNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Network for Asthma Care CNAC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Neurological Society (CNS) – Canada (CA)

Canadian Neurosurgical
Society (CNSS)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Nurses Association (CNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Nurses
Foundation (CNF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS)  
liability protection  – Canada (CA)
Canadian Nursing Students’ Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Occupational Health Nurses
Association (COHNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Occupational Therapy
Foundation (COTF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Oncology Society (COS) – Canada
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Organization of Medical
Physicists (COMP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation (COF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses
Association (CONA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Residents
Association (CORA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Orthopractic Manual
Therapy Association (COMTA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Paraplegic
Association (CPA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Parenteral-Enteral Nutrition
Association (CPENA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Partnership for
Consumer Food Safety Education (CPCFSE)
Canadian Pharmacists Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Physiotherapy
Association (CPA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Podiatric Medical
Association (CPMA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Podiatric Medical Students Association (CPMSA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Porphyria
Foundation (CPF)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Practical Nurses Association (CPNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Prostate Health
Council (CPHC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Psychiatric Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Psychiatric Research
Foundation (CPRF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Psychoanalytic Society
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Psychological Association
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Red Cross – Canada (CA)

Canadian Register of
Health Service Providers in Psychology (CRHSPP)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Registration Board of Occupational
Hygienists (CRBOH)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Resident
Matching Service (CaRMS)
– postgraduate medical training – Canada (CA)

Canadian Rheumatology
Association (CRA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) – Canada
Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic
Surgery (CSAPS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Clinical Nutrition
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Epidemiology and
Biostatistics (CSEB)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for International
Health (CSIH)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory
Science (CSMLS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for
Pharmaceutical Sciences (CSPS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Surgical
Oncology (CSSO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Transfusion
Medicine (CSTM)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery (CSVS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Allergy and
Clinical Immunology (CSACI)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Cardiology
Technologists (CSCT)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis (CSCH) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Clinical
Neurophysiology (CSCN)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion (CSCP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Consultant
Pharmacists (CSCP)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Diagnostic Medical
Sonographers (CSDMS)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Gastroenterology
Nurses & Associates (CSGNA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Intestinal Research (CSIR) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators (CSME) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Nephrology (CSN)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Nutrition Management

Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Otolaryngology –
Head & Neck Surgery (CSOHNS)
   – Canada (CA)

Canadian Society
of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Society of
Respiratory Therapists (CSRT)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Society of Telehealth (CST)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Spinal Research Organization (CSRO)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Therapeutic
Recreation Association (CTRA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Tobacco Control Research
Initiative (CTCRI)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Transplant
Association (CTA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Urologic Oncology Group (CUOG)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Urological Association (CUA)
Canada (CA)
Canadian Urology Research Consortium (CURC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Veterinary Medical
Association (CVMA)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Vintners
Association (CVA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Water and Wastewater
Association (CWWA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Water Quality Association (CWQA) – Canada (CA)
Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association (CWSA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Women’s Health Network
Canada (CA)
Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB)
Cancer Care – Non-profit patient
support organization

Cancer Fund of America (CFOA)

Cancer Hope
– Non-profit patient
support organization

Cancer Research
and Prevention Foundation (CRPF)

Cancer Research Institute

Research UK
– United Kingdom (UK)

Cancer Society of New Zealand (CSNZ)
– New Zealand (NZ)
Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP)

Cancer Trials Support
Unit (CTSU)

Childhood Cancer Foundation (CCCF)

Teenage Cancer Patients’ Society
– New Zealand (NZ)

Capital Area Roundtable on
Informatics in Nursing (CARING)
Caribbean Basin,
Hispanic/Latino & U.S. Virgin Islands Addiction Technology Transfer Center
Carcinoid Cancer Foundation (CCF)
Cardiac Arrest Survivor Network (CASN)
Cardiac Arrhythmias Research and
Education (CARE) Foundation
Cardiac Electrophysiology Society (CardiacEPS)
Cardiac Society of Australia and
New Zealand (CSANZ)

Cardiovascular and
Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)

Cardiovascular and
Interventional Radiology Research and Education Foundation (CIRREF)

Care4Dystonia (C4D)
Dystonia: a neurological movement disorder
Carers Australia
Australia (AU)
Carers New Zealand – New Zealand
CARF The Rehabilitation Accreditation
Caron Foundation
Case Management Society of America (CMSA)
Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India
(CBCI) Commission for Health
– India (IN)
Catholic Health Association of Canada (CHAC)
– Canada (CA)
Catholic Health Association of the
United States (CHAUSA)
Catholics for a Free Choice
Cathy’s EC Caf� – a forum devoted
to esophageal cancer.
CDC National Prevention Information
Network (NPIN)
Celebrating Life Foundation –
Breast Cancer –
African American
Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF)
Celiac Sprue Association
Cenikor Foundation
Center for Accessible Technology (CforAT) – Assistive Technology
Center for Addiction
and Desensitization
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  Toronto, Canada (CA)
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies
Center for Alcohol and
Addictions Studies  (CAAS)
– Brown University
Center for Applied Special Technology
– Assistive Technology
Center for Behavioral
Neuroscience (CBN)
Center for Biosecurity of
the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
Center for Case Management (CFCM)
Center for Civilian
Biodefense Strategies (CCBS)
Center for Development and Population
Activities (CEDPA)
Center for Devices and Radiological
Health (CDRH)
Part of US FDA
Center for Drug and Alcohol
Studies (CDAS)
University of
Center for Drug Evaluation and
Research (CDER)
Center for Drug Research (CEDRO) University of Amsterdam
Center for
Education and Drug Abuse Research (CEDAR)
School of Pharmacy at the University of
Center for Educational Research and
Development (CERD)
Center for Effective Collaboration
and Practice (CECP)
Center for Enforcing Underage Drinking
Center for Ethics & Toxics (CETOS)
Centre for Evidence Based Mental
Health (CEBMH)
Center for Food Safety (CFS)
Center for Food Safety and Applied
Nutrition (CFSAN)
Center for Health and Gender
Equity (CHANGE)
Center for Health and Health
Care in Schools
Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS)
Centre for Health Informatics
Research and Development (CHIRAD)
– United Kingdom (UK)
Center for HIV Information (CHI)
Center for Information Technology,
Center for International
Rehabilitation (CIR)
Center for Keratoconus
Centre for Law & Genetics
Center for Loss in Multiple Birth
Center for Medical
Center for Medicare
Center for
Mental Health Services (CMHS)
Part of
Center for Nursing Leadership (CNL)
Center for Online and
Internet Addiction (COIA)
Center for Osteoporosis &
Research Education (CORE)
Center for Patient Advocacy
Center for Peer Review Justice (CPRJ)
Center for Pediatric Emergency Medicine (CPEM)

Center for Prevention Research at the University of Kentucky
Center for Quality Assessment and
Improvement in Mental Health (CQAIMH)
Center for Reproductive
Center for Rural
at the  University of North
Center for Rural
Health Policy Analysis (CRHPA)
Center for School Mental
Health Assistance (CSMHA)
Center for Science in the Public
Interest (CSPI)
Center for Scientific Review (CSR) 

Center for Sexuality and
Religion (CSR)

Center for Studying Health System
Change (HSC)
Center for
Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)
Center for Substance Abuse Research
University of Maryland

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
Centre for Substance Use in
Sport and Health (SUSH)
– Canada (CA)
Center for Telemedicine Law (CTL)
Center for Urban Community Services
Center for Watershed Protection (CWP)
Center for the Advancement of Health (CFAH)
Center for the Evaluation of Risks
to Human Reproduction (CERHR)
Center for the
Neurobehavioral Study of Alcohol (CNSA)

Center for the
Partially Sighted (CPS)

Center for the
Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence (CPSDV)

Center for the Study and
Advancement of Disability Policy (CSADP)

Center for the Study of
Autism (CSA)

Center for the Study of
Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections (CSB&EI)
  – Saint Louis
University, School of Public Health

Center for the Study of Issues in
Public Mental Health (CSIPMH)


Center for the Study of Multiple
Birth (CSMB)

Center of Alcohol
Studies (CAS)
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Center of American Indian and Minority
Health (CAIMH)
Center on Addiction and
Substance Abuse (CASA)
Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY)
Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC)
Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC)
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Centers for the Application of
Prevention Technologies (CAPT)

Border Center
for the Application of Prevention Technologies (Border CAPT)
Central Center for
the Application of Prevention Technologies (Central CAPT)
Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (Northeast CAPT)
Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (Southeast CAPT)
Southwest Center
for the Application of Prevention Technologies (Southwest CAPT)
Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (Western CAPT)

Centres of Excellence for Women’s
  – Canada (CA)
Central Brain Tumor Registry of the
United States (CBTRUS)
Central Center for the Application
of Prevention Technologies (Central CAPT)
Century Council, The “Fighting Drunk Driving and Underage Drinking
Problems”  Funded by US alcohol distillers.

Board for Nutrition Specialists (CBNS)

Certification Board for
Radiology Practitioner Assistants (CBRPA)

Certification Board of Infection Control
and Epidemiology (CBIC)
Certification Board of
Perioperative Nursing (CBPN)
Certifying Board of Gastroenterology
Nurses and Associates (CBGNA)
Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS)
Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS) –
European Section
Champ Foundation, The 
– Pediatric Cancer
Changing Faces – United Kingdom (UK)
CHARGE Syndrome Canada (CSC)
Canada (CA)
CHARGE Syndrome Foundation (CSF)
Charles H. Tweed International
– Orthodontics
Charleston Alcohol Research
Center (CARC)
Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
– United Kingdom (UK)
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) – United Kingdom (UK)
Chediak-Higashi Syndrome
Association (CHSA)
Chemical and Biological Arms Control
Institute (CBACI)
Chemical and Biological Defense
Information Analysis Center (CBIAC)
 – Military
Chemical Safety Board (CSB)

Chemically Dependent
Anonymous (CDA)

CHERUBS – Congenital
Diaphragmatic Hernia
CHERUBS Australia
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
– Australia (AU)

Child Cancer
Foundation (CCF)
– New Zealand (NZ)

Neurology Foundation (CNF)

Neurology Society (CNS)

Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA)

Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF)

Childhood Cancer Research Group (CCRG) – United Kingdom (UK)

Childhood Liver Tumour
Study Group (SIOPEL) 

Children and Adults
with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

Children Living with
Inherited Metabolic Diseases (CLIMB)
– United Kingdom (UK)

Children Now

Child Advocacy

Children of Alcoholics Foundation
– A national non-profit organization providing 
educational materials and services in order to break the cycle of
parental substance abuse.  New York, NY
Children With AIDS Project (CWA)

Children’s Cancer
Foundation (CCF)
– Hong Kong (HK)

Children�s Cancer Association (CCA)

Children’s Cancer Research Fund
Children’s Chiropractic Research
Children’s Corrective Surgery Society (CCSS)
Children’s Craniofacial Association
Children’s Defense Fund, The
Children’s Environmental Health Network
Children’s Glaucoma
Foundation (CGF)
Children’s Health Environmental
Coalition (CHEC)
Children’s Health Improvement Through
Laboratory Diagnostics (CHILDx)

Children’s Heart

Children’s Hemiplegia and Stroke
Association (CHASA)
Children’s Hospice International (CHI)
Children’s Liver Alliance (CLA)
Children’s Liver
Disease Foundation (CLDF)
– United Kingdom (UK)
Children’s Oncology Camping
Association (COCA)
Children’s Oncology Group
Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA)
Children’s Partnership, The 
Children’s Safety Association of Canada
– Canada (CA)
Children’s Safety Network
Chinese American Medical Society

United States (US)
Chinese American Ophthalmological
Society (CAOS)
United States (US)
Chinese Canadian Chiropractic Society
– Canada (CA)
Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture
Association of Canada (CMAAC)
– Canada (CA)
Chiropractic Patients Association

United Kingdom (UK)
Chiropractic Resource Organization

Chiropractors’ Association of Australia (CAA)
– Australia (AU)

Christian Chiropractors Association (CCA)

Christian Dental Society
  United States (US)
Christian Medical & Dental Associations
Christian Medical Association of India
– India (IN)
Christian Medical Foundation
Christian Pharmacists Fellowship
International (CPFI)
Christian Recovery
Christie’s against Cancer 
cancer charity
– United Kingdom (UK)
Christopher D. Smithers
“… dedicated solely to education about, and
understanding of, the disease of alcoholism.”
Christopher Reeve Paralysis
Chromosome Deletion Outreach
Chronic Disease Directors
Chronic Fatigue & Immune Dysfunction
Syndrome (CFIDS) Association of America
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) &
Fibromyalgia Information Exchange Forum (Co-Cure)
Chronic Syndrome Support Association (CSSA)

of Hope Lymphedema Foundation

Resource Center (CRC)

Citizens for Midwifery (CfM)
Citizens for the Right to Know
Consumer group
Citizens United for Research in
Epilepsy (CURE)
– Pediatric Epilepsy
Civil Aviation Medical Association
Cleft Advocate (CA) – cleft
lip & cleft palate
Cleft Club (CC) – cleft lip &
cleft palate
Cleft Lip and Palate Association (CLAPA)
– United Kingdom (UK)
Cleft Lip and Palate Association of Ireland
– Ireland (IE)
Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF)
Clergy Recovery
Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine

Clinical Brain
Disorders Branch (CBDB)



Clinical Data Interchange Standards
Consortium (CDISC)
Clinical Directors Network (CDN)
– Primary care clinicians in Community/Migrant Health Centers
Clinical Engineering
Association of South Africa (CEASA)
– South Africa (ZA)
Clinical Immunology Society (CIS)
Clinical Laboratory Management
Association (CLMA)

Clinical Leaders
Association of New Zealand (CLANZ)
– New Zealand (NZ)

Clinical Ligand Assay Society (CLAS)
Clinical Magnetic Resonance Society (CMRS)
Clinical Orthopaedic Society (COS)
Clinical Social Work Federation (CSWF)
Coalition for Access to Medical
Services, Equipment and Technology (CAMSET)
Coalition for Healthcare
Communication (CHC)
Coalition for Heritable Disorders of
Connective Tissue (CHDCT)
Coalition for Improving
Maternity Services (CIMS–pronounced “kims”)
Coalition for Natural Health (CNH)
Coalition for Positive Sexuality (CPS)
Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis
Coalition of National Cancer
Cooperative Groups (CNCCG)
Coalition on Donation
Organ donation
Co-Anon Family Groups – Organization for the friends and families of cocaine
Cochlear Implant Association, Inc. (CIAI)
Coeliac Society of Australia

Neuroscience Society (CNS)

Cognitive Science Society (CSS)

Collaborative Family
Healthcare Association (CFHA)

College Drinking:
Changing the Culture
A US government site
College of American Pathologists (CAP)
College of Chiropractors

United Kingdom (UK)
College of Diplomates of the American Board
of Orthodontists (CDABO)
College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) –
Canada (CA)
College of Healthcare Information
Management Executives (CHIME)
College of Occupational Therapists (COT)

United Kingdom (UK)
College of Optometrists

United Kingdom (UK)
College of Optometrists in Vision
Development (COVD)
College of Pastoral Supervision and
Psychotherapy (CPSP)
College of Pharmacy Practice (CPP)

United Kingdom (UK)
College of Syntonic
Optomertry (COS)
College on Problems of Drug
Dependence (CPDD)
Colleges of Medicine of
South Africa, The  (CMSA)
Colon Cancer Alliance (CCA)
patient organization
Colorectal Cancer Network (CCN)
Coma Recovery Association
Combat Blindness Foundation (CBF)
Commission for the Recognition of
Specialties and Proficiencies in Professional Psychology (CRSPPP)
Commission Office Laboratory
Accreditation (COLA)
Commission on Accreditation of
Ambulance Services (CAAS)
Commission on Graduates of Foreign
Nursing Schools (CGFNS)
Commission on Opticianry
Accreditation (COA)
Commission on Rehabilitation
Counselor Certification (CRCC)
Commissioned Officers Association of
the US Public Health Service
Committee for the Accreditation of
Medical Illustration Practitioners (CAMIP)
– United Kingdom (UK)

Committee of Deans of
Australian Medical Schools (CDAMS)
– Australia (AU)

Committee on
Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)

Committee on Accreditation of
Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)

Common Sense for Drug
Policy (CSDP)

Commonwealth Fund, The
Communicative Disorders Assistants
Association of Canada (CDAAC)
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of
America  (CADCA)
Community Health Accreditation Program
– Home care
Community Health Charities
Community United Against Violence (CUAV) –
Lesbian, Gay, BT
Companion Animal Behaviour Therapy Study
Group (CABTSG)
– United Kingdom (UK)
Comparative Nutrition Society (CNS)

Mental health patient support

Complementary Medical Association
– United Kingdom (UK)
Confederation of Dental Employers (CODE) – United Kingdom (UK)
Conference of Educational Administrators
of Schools and Programs for the Deaf (CEASD)
Conference of Radiation Control Program
Directors (CRCPD)

Conference on Crack
and Cocaine (COCA)
– United Kingdom (UK)

Congenital Heart
Surgeons Society (CHSS)
– pediatric heart surgeons

Congress of Chiropractic State
Associations (COSCA)
Congress of Neurological
Surgeons (CNS)
Conquer Fragile X Foundation (CFXF)
– Fragile X Syndrome
Consortium for Citizens with
Disabilities (CCD)
Consortium for Emergency Contraception

Consortium of Developmental
Disabilities Councils (CDDC)

Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis
Centers (CMSC)
Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living
Consumer Driven Health Care Association
Consumer Health Organization of
Canada (CHOC)
 – Holistic – Canadian (CA)
Consumer Healthcare Products
Association (CHPA)
– Over-the-counter medicines and nutritional
Consumer Organization and Networking
Technical Assistance Center (CONTAC)
Mental Health
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

Contact a Family (CaF)
– for families with disabled children
– United Kingdom (UK)

Contact Lens Association of
Ophthalmologists (CLAO)
Contact Lens Council
Contact Lens Manufacturers Association (CLMA)
Contact Lens Society of America (CLSA)

Foundation of Australia (CFA)
– Australia (AU)

Continence Foundation,
The (CF)
 – United Kingdom (UK)
Continence Promotion
Committee (CPC)
– Part of

Continuing Care Accreditation
Commission (CCAC)
Continuing Education Coordinating
Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS)
Controlled Release Society
Conventional Ventilation or ECMO for
Severe Adult Respiratory Failure (CESAR) Trial
Cooley’s Anemia Foundation (CAF)
Cornea Research Foundation of America
Council for Accreditation in Occupational
Hearing Conservation (CAOHC)
Council for Affordable Health Insurance
Council for Biotechnology Information

Council for
Exceptional Children (CEC)

Council for Health Service
Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA)
 – South Africa (ZA)
Council for Occupational
Therapists in the European Countries (COTEC)
Council for Refractive Surgery Quality
Assurance (CRSQA)
– Eyes Optical
Council for Responsible Genetics (CRG)
Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN)
Council for the Regulation of Healthcare
Professionals (CRHP)
 – United Kingdom (UK)
Council of Academic Programs in
Communication Sciences and Disorders (CAPCSD)

Council of Canadians
with Disabilities (CCD)

Canada (CA)

Council of Citizens with Low Vision
International (CCLVI)
Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and
Oriental Medicine (CCAOM)
Council of
Credentialing Organizations in Professional Psychology (CCOPP)
Council of Emergency Medicine
Residency Directors (CORD)
Council of Occupational Therapists
Registration Boards (COTRB)
(Australia & New Zealand)
Council of Professional Hypnosis
Organizations (COPHO)

Council of Schools for
the Blind (COSB)

Council of
Specialties in Professional Psychology (CoS)

Council of State and Territorial
Epidemiologists (CSTE)
Council of Women’s and Infants’ Specialty
Hospitals (CWISH)
Council on Accreditation (COA)
Council on Certification of Health,
Environmental and Safety Technologists (CCHEST)
Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE)
Council on
Credentialing in Pharmacy (CCP)
Council on Education for Public Health
Council on Family Health (CFH)
Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements
and Standards (CIRMS)
Council on Licensure, Enforcement and
Regulation (CLEAR)
Council on Medical Student Education
in Pediatrics (COMSEP)
Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME)
Council on Optometric Practitioner
Education (COPE)

Council on Podiatric
Medical Education (CPME)

Council on Rehabilitation Education
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Council On Substance

Councils on the Ageing
– Australia (AU)

Couple to Couple League in Great
Britain (CCL-GB)
– Natural Family Planning – United Kingdom (UK)
Couple to Couple League International (CCLI)
– Natural Family Planning

Academy, The
A Component Society of the
American Academy of
Osteopathy (AAO)

Craniofacial Society of Great Britain
and Ireland (CFSGBI)
 – United Kingdom (UK)
Cri du Chat Support Group of
– Australia (AU)
Cri du Chat Support Group of
South Africa
– South Africa (ZA)
Cri du Chat Syndrome Support
– United Kingdom (UK)
Critical Illness & Trauma (CIT) Foundation
– Rural Health

Crohn’s & Colitis
Foundation of America (CCFA)

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada
Cuban American Psychiatric Association
Cumulative Index to Nursing and
Allied Health Literature (CINAHL)
Cuneo Lung Cancer Study Group (CuLCaSG)
CureHD Foundation – Huntington’s
Cyber3D Ultrasound Society
Patient Support Group (CPSG)
– Stereotactic Radiosurgery System
CyberKnife Society (CKS)
Stereotactic Radiosurgery System
Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
Association-USA/Canada (CVSA-US/Canada)
Cyprus Anti-cancer Society
– Cyprus (CY)
Cyprus Association of Medical Physics and
Biomedical Engineering (CAMPBE)
– Cyprus (CY)
Cyprus Institute of Neurology and
Genetics (CING
– Cyprus (CY)
Cyprus Nurses Association – Cyprus (CY)
Cyprus Parkinson Disease
Association (CPDA)
– Cyprus
Cyprus Safety & Health Association
– Cyprus (CY)
Cyprus Society of Medical Informatics (CSMI)
– Cyprus (CY)
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF)
Cystic Fibrosis Nurses : The
International Specialist Group

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