Archive of Member Milestones

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Asian Pacific Community in Action

Mission: To improve the health and well being of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community in Maricopa County through empowerment, disease prevention and health promotion. Program Highlights/Accomplishments: The Asian Pacific Community in Action has been offering free hepatitis B screening and vaccination to the local AAPI community since June 2005. Since then, more than 2,700

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American Academy of Physician Assistants

Mission: To ensure the professional growth, personal excellence, and recognition of physician assistants, and to support their efforts to enable them to improve the quality, accessibility, and cost- effectiveness of patient-centered health care. Program Highlights/Accomplishments: The Six Key Elements of a Modern Physician Assistant Practice Act: 1. "Licensure" as the Regulatory Term

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American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

Mission: Vision To Prevent and Cure Liver Disease Mission To Advance the Science and Practice of Hepatology, Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Thereby Promoting Liver Health and Optimal Care of Patients with Liver and Biliary Tract Diseases. AASLD is the leading organization of scientists and healthcare professionals committed to preventing and curing liver disease. Prog

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American Liver Foundation

Mission: American Liver Foundation Mission Statement: Our mission is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. Program Highlights/Accomplishments: Research: Since 1979, the American Liver Foundation's Research Awards Program has provided more than $24 million in research funding. Over 750 qualified sci

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Asian Health Coalition

Mission: The mission of the Asian Health Coalition (AHC) is to improve the health and well-being of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Illinois through advocacy, technical assistance, education, and community-based research. The agency is focused on building strong and innovative health promotion programs in Asian communities throughout the metropolitan Chicago area. We support a

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AIDS Action Baltimore, Inc.

Mission: AIDS Action Baltimore, Inc. (AAB) is dedicated to providing patient services support and policy planning, education and prevention services, research advocacy and treatment access to people with HIV and HCV in Baltimore, in Maryland and across the nation. AAB provides support, advocacy and develops policy and support programs with local and national government, industry and academi

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American Correctional Association

Mission: Founded in 1870, ACA is the oldest and largest professional correctional organization in the world. ACA represents all disciplines within the corrections profession, and its more than 19,000 members include practitioners working in juvenile and adult prisons and jails, halfway houses, treatment facilities, probation, parole and community corrections agencies as well as academics in

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AIDS Task Force of Northeast Indiana

Mission: The mission of the AIDS Task Force in Northeast Indiana is to help improve the quality of life for men, women, and children with HIV and AIDS, to educate the community in order to decrease the incidence of HIV and STD infection and to increase the public's understanding of and compassionate response to HIV and AIDS. Program Highlights/Accomplishments: The AIDS Task Force was begun

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AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts

Mission: The mission of the AIDS Action Committee is to end the HIV epidemic and related health inequities by eliminating new infections, maximizing healthier outcomes for those infected and at risk, and attacking the root causes of HIV/AIDS. To achieve this mission, AAC offers a full array of health promotion, disease management and advocacy services. Program Highlights/Accomplis

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AANCART: The National Center for Reducing Asian American Cancer Health Disparities

Mission: To reduce cancer health disparities by conducting community-based participatory education, training and research by, for, and with Asian Americans. Program Highlights/Accomplishments: The Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research and Training (AANCART) established  in 2000 is privileged to be the National Cancer Institute‘s newly designated National Center for R

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