Links for North America:

  • Promoting and developing the biotechnology and life sciences industries in Saskatchewan, Canada.

  • The American Association for the Advancement of Science is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of all people.

  • BIO is the world's largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products.

  • The specialty organization recognized by the American Veterinary Medical Association for Certification of veterinarians with special expertise in microbiology.

  • An international society of biologists organized to encourage the use of microscopy. Its members are mostly scientists and educators who use various kinds of microscopes in their research and teaching--light and electron microscopes, fluorescence and confocal microscopes, and other tools for visualizing the small.

  • APS is a non-profit, professional, scientific organization dedicated to the study and control of plant diseases.

  • An organization devoted to the control and study of sexually transmitted diseases.

  • The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world. ASM represents many disciplines of microbiological specialization plus a division for microbiology educators.

  • Promoting the exchange of information and stimulate discussion and collaboration among scientists active in all aspects of virology.

  • The Society's purpose is to advance the science of biochemistry and molecular biology through publication of scientific and educational journals, organization of scientific meetings, advocacy for funding of basic research and education, support of science education at all levels, and promoting the diversity of individuals entering the scientific workforce.

  • Serves as a professional forum for the collegial advancement and exchange of knowledge relevant to the practice of Infectious Diseases in the military.

  • A non-profit civil association that seeks to bring together specialists in clinical and laboratory diagnosis, as well as in the management and treatment of infectious diseases of children and adults.

  • Promoting and disseminating scientific studies in the various branches of microbiology, organizing congresses, conferences, scientific workshops, courses, competitions, exhibitions and publications.

  • The main mission of the AMQ is to represent, promote and defend the interests of Quebec microbiologists. The AMQ also oversees the exercise of the profession of microbiologist, ensuring that its members have a university degree in microbiology sanctioned by a Canadian institution or deemed equivalent by the competent autorities the Government of Quebec.

  • Promoting information exchange among university and college educators actively concerned with teaching biology in a laboratory setting. The focus of ABLE is to improve the undergraduate biology laboratory experience by promoting the development and dissemination of interesting, innovative, and reliable laboratory exercises.

  • Influencing, supporting and improving the quality of healthcare through the practice and management of infection control and the application of epidemiology in all health settings.

  • AOAC International is committed to be a proactive, worldwide provider and facilitator in the development, use, and harmonization of validated analytical methods and laboratory quality assurance programs and services.

  • Fostering the educational and professional interests of Family Practice Physician Assistants by promoting clinical and academic excellence and providing a forum for assembling and distributing information important to the profession.

  • Dedicated to the promotion of excellence in the prevention, diagnosis and management of human infectious diseases.

  • CACMID actively promotes cooperation, collaborative research, and education amongst microbiologists, and also the development and promotion clinical standards and guidelines. CACMID is inclusive of all microbiology-related positions including technicians, clinicians, medical microbiologists, physicians, students, research scientists and laboratory managers.

  • CSI is an organization that fosters and supports Immunology research and education throughout Canada.

  • The Canadian Society of Microbiologists seeks to advance microbiology in all its aspects and to facilitate the interchange of ideas between microbiologists.

  • A non-partisan, nonprofit organization of scientists founded in 1915 to promote ecological science by improving communication among ecologists, raise the public's level of awareness of the importance of ecological science, increase the resources available for the conduct of ecological science and ensure the appropriate use of ecological science in environmental decision making by enhancing communication between the ecological community and policy-makers.

  • FASEB's Mission is to advance health and welfare by promoting progress and education in biological and biomedical sciences through service to our member societies and collaborative advocacy.

  • The Florida Infectious Diseases Society (FIDS) is made up of physicians in Florida dedicated to the prevention, control, diagnosis and treatment of Infectious Diseases, including HIV/AIDS.

  • IPAC Canada is a national, multidisciplinary association committed to the wellness and safety of Canadians by promoting best practice in infection prevention and control through education, standards, advocacy and consumer awareness.

  • A non-profit corporation providing continuing medical education to medical doctors in California with an interest in clinical infectious diseases.

  • Providing continuing medical education to medical doctors since 1990.

  • A non-profit organization devoted to the advancement of knowledge and scientific achievement toward the eradication of paratuberculosis in domestic livestock and other species affected by Mycobacterium paratuberculosis.

  • To craft and implement global educational and advocacy strategies to improve the quality of care provided to all people living with HIV/AIDS.

  • Promoting professional environmental management practices to protect and improve the waters and related environments of the State of Maine.

  • The Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Reduction (MARR) Coalition is a broad coalition of local professional and community organizations and individuals built around the issue of unwarranted use of antibiotics in treating self-limiting respiratory ailments.

  • http://www.midsociety.org/
  • A non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the knowledge of the science and practice of all microscopical imaging, analysis and diffraction techniques useful for elucidating the ultrastructure and function of materials in diverse areas of biological, materials, medical and physical sciences.

  • A scientific society dedicated to advancing the science of mycology - the study of fungi of all kinds including mushrooms, molds, truffles, yeasts, lichens, plant pathogens, and medically important fungi.

  • A nonprofit institution that provide expert advice on some of the most pressing challenges facing the nation and the world.

  • Dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the causes, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases.

  • The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is a member-driven organization that provides a unique, national voice for postdoctoral scholars. NPA is also a collaborative organization that seeks to work with all stakeholders to improve the postdoctoral experience in the United States.

  • An organization of individuals, families and local clubs dedicated to the study and enjoyment of mushrooms.

  • The purpose of NACMID is to promote scientific knowledge of clinical microbiology and infectious diseases.

  • Organized exclusively for scientific and educational purposes and not for profit. Its purpose is to enhance the health of infants, children and adolescents by promoting excellence in diagnosis, management and prevention of infectious diseases through clinical care, education, research and advocacy.

  • Representing North America's leading research-based pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, which are devoted to inventing medicines that allow patients to live longer, healthier, and more productive lives.

  • SHEA's mission is to promote the highest quality of patient care and healthcare worker safety in all healthcare settings.

  • A nonprofit, international association dedicated to the advancement of microbiological sciences, especially as they apply to industrial products, biotechnology, materials, and processes.

  • A not-for-profit organization promoting scientific knowledge of Clinical Microbiology. The goals of the association include: promoting scientific knowledge of Clinical Microbiology through communication, improving education, encouraging scientific investigation, and gaining higher recognition in the field of Clinical Microbiology.

  • Providing Quality Continuing Education for Clinical Microbiologists.

  • The American Biological Safety Association was founded in 1984 to promote biosafety as a scientific discipline and serve the growing needs of biosafety professionals throughout the world.

  • An international society of biologists organized to encourage the use of microscopy.

  • A diverse group of scientists from industry, government, and academia who are interested in the study and teaching of Parasitology.

  • The Bay Area Lyme Foundation is committed to making Lyme disease easy to diagnose and simple to cure.