American Association of People with Disabilities works to further the productivity, independence, and integration of people with disabilities into all aspects of society.
AARP - http://www.aarp.org
American Association of Retired Persons is a nationwide association for persons aged 50 and over.
ASA - http://www.asaging.org
American Society on Aging is the largest multidisciplinary national community of professionals working with and on behalf of older people.
Arthritis Foundation - http://www.arthritis.org
Volunteer-driven organization focusing on research, prevention, and quality of life.
APTA - http://www.apta.org
American Physical Therapy Association is a National professional organization representing more than 75,000 members. APTA's goal is to foster advancement in physical therapy practice, education and research.
AOTA - http://www.aota.org
American Occupational Therapy Association's goal is to support a professional community for members and to develop and preserve the viability and relevance of the profession.
NCOA - http://www.ncoa.org
The National Council on the Aging, Inc. is a center of leadership and nationwide expertise in the issues of aging.
AZtech - http://cosmos.ot.buffalo.edu
AZtech is a market research and technology transfer firm dedicated to the advancement and commercialization of new or improved assistive technologies for seniors and persons with disabilities. In addition to providing a full range of Professional Market Research services, AZtech administers a unique Technology Transfer and Product Commercialization program for designers and inventors of assistive technology. AZtech's "Innovations Program" has successfully facilitated the introduction of a variety of new products into the assistive technology marketplace.
RESNA - http://www.resna.org
Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America is an interdisciplinary society that promotes the transfer of science, engineering and technology to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities.
HIMA - http://www.himanet.com
Health Industry Manufacturers Association is a national trade association representing more than 700 manufacturers of medical devices, diagnostic products, and health information systems. HIMA serves as a voice of the medical technology industry on regulatory, payment and trade policy issues in state, federal, and international arenas.
HIDA - http://www.hida.org
Health Industry Distributors Association is a trade association representing medical products distributors and home care companies.