Healthcare Simulation Organizations
Advanced Initiatives in Medical Simulation  www.medsim.org
Association of Standardized Patient Educators  www.aspeducators.org
Canadian Network for Simulation in Healthcare http://www.cnsh.ca/
International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning  www.inacsl.org
SimGhosts http://simghosts.org/
SIMone http://www.sim-one.ca/
Simulation Innovation Resource Center  http://sirc.nln.org/
Society in Europe for Simulation Applied to Medicine (SESAM)  www.sesam-web.org
Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH)  www.ssih.org

Medical Education Related Sites
Association for Surgical Education (ASE)  www.surgicaleducation.com
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine AACOM)  www.aacom.org
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMM)  www.aamc.org
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)  www.accme.org
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)  www.acgme.org
Alliance for Continuing Medical Education in the Health Professions http://www.acehp.org/
Association for Hospital Medical Education  www.ahme.org
Association of Medical Education in Europe  www.amee.org
Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine  http://www.im.org/
Association of Program Directors in Surgery  www.apds.org
Global Alliance for Medical Education  www.game-cme.org
International Association of Medical Science Educators www.iamse.org
Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education  www.sacme.org
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine  www.stfm.org

Medical Associations & Societies Sites
American College of Physicians (ACP) www.acponline.org
American College of Surgeons  www.facs.org
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)  www.aafp.org
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma  www.aast.org
American Board of Medical Specialities  www.abms.org
American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (ACOG)  www.acog.org
American Federation for Medical Research  www.afmr.org
American Hospitals Association  www.aha.org
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality  www.ahrq.gov
America Medical Association (AMA)  www.ama-assn.org
Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics  www.apgo.org
American Urological Association  www.auanet.org
Society of American Gastrointestinal & Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) www.sages.org
Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)  www.sgim.org

Military Medical Related Sites
US Army Medical Department  www.armymedicine.army.mil/index.cfm
Association of Military Surgeons United States (AMSUS)  www.amsus.org

Nursing Related Sites
American College of Nurse-Midwives www.acnm.org
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)  www.aorn.org
Association of Women’s Health Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)  www.awhonn.org
National League for Nursing (NLN)  www.nln.org
National Network of Health Care Careers in 2 Year Colleges  www.nn2.org

Physician Assistant Related Sites
American Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants (AFPPA)  www.afppa.org
Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)  www.paeaonline.org

Other Health Associations & Societies
Association of Surgical Technologists  www.ast.org
Institute for Healthcare Improvement  www.ihi.org
The Joint Commission  www.jointcommission.org
National Institutes of Health www.nih.gov
National Library of Medicine  www.nlm.nih.gov
National Trauma Institute  www.nationaltraumainstitute.com

Human Factors
Human Factors & Ergonomics Society  http://www.hfes.org/web/HFESBulletin/Jun2010StandardsMedDev.html

Patient Safety
National Patient Safety Foundation NPSF)  http://www.npsf.org/
US Dept of Veteran’s Affairs VA National Center for Patient Safety http://www.patientsafety.va.gov/



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