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The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) is a professional organization for physicians who treat patients with allergies, asthma and immunologic disorders. The organization provides a worldwide referral system for physicians in various geographical regions.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a professional organization for pediatricians. It is committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
The mission of the Clinical Immunology Society (CIS) is to facilitate education, translational research and novel approaches to therapy in clinical immunology to promote excellence in the care of patients with immunologic/inflammatory disorders.
The Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS) exists to improve human health through immunology by fostering interdisciplinary approaches to both understand and treat immune-based diseases.
Immunoglobulin Nursing Society (IgNS) is a professional organization dedicated to nursing professionals in education, management, practice and research in the field of immunoglobulin (Ig) therapy.
The Infusion Nurses Society (INS) is dedicated to exceeding the public’s expectations of excellence by setting the standard for infusion care.
The European Society for Immunodeficiencies (ESID) is a non-profit medical organization. The purpose of ESID is to foster excellence in research and medical practice and to promote interaction with nurses and patient associations, so as to increase exchange of information among patients, parents of patients, nurses, doctors and researchers.
The purpose of the International Nursing Group for Immunodeficiencies (INGID) is to improve and extend the quality of nursing care of patients with primary immunodeficiencies, and to increase the awareness and understanding of primary immunodeficiencies amongst nurses.
The Latin American Group for Primary Immunodeficiencies (LAGID) is a professional organization comprised of physicians from various Latino countries who are dedicated to promoting the awareness, diagnosis and treatment of primary immunodeficiency diseases in these countries.
This division of the CDC provides information on general vaccinations and specific precautions for individuals affected with primary immunodeficiencies.
A division of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) whose mission is to protect and enhance public health through regulation of biological products to ensure their safety, effectiveness and timely delivery to patients. This agency provides information on biological products, such as blood and plasma, including new product approvals, adverse events, product recalls and withdrawals.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provides information for individuals receiving services from Medicare, Medicaid or SCHIP.
U.S. Department of Health And Human Services: National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) provides information on advances in health, science and medical issues. The following are divisions of NIH:
This site provides updated information on how human genomic discoveries can be used to improve health and prevent disease. It also provides links to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) activities in public health genomics.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services. The site contains information on the department’s numerous federal programs.