Industry Associations

+ Healthcare Industry Associations
+ Medical Research Links
+ Surgical Associations
+ Pediatric Associations
+ Critical Care Associations
+ Infection Control Associations
+ Endourological Associations
+ Vascular Associations
+ Nursing Associations
+ Cardiac Electrophysiology
+ IV & Catheter Stabilization
+ Prostate Cancer – Brachytherapy
+ Breast Cancer
+ Women’s Health
+ Kidney Disease
+ Hernia Repair
+ Peripheral Arterial Disease
+ Urological Associations


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Other leading national industry associations play an important role for BARD by providing valuable educational, clinical, professional and networking resources.   To learn more, please click on the associated links below.

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Healthcare Industry Associations
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
Institute for Healthcare Improvement 
Agency for Healthcare Research and QualityWebMD  

Medical Research Links
MD ConsultMedlineMedscapeNational Library of Medicines 

Surgical Associations 
American College of Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons 
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons 
American Society of Breast SurgeonsAmerican College of Chest SurgeonsWomen Surgeons Association 

Pediatric Associations 
American Society for Pediatric SurgeonsAmerican Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association
National Association of Neonatal Nurses 

Urological Associations 
American Urological Association  

Critical Care Associations 
American Association of Critical Care NursesSociety for Critical Care Medicine 

Infection Control Associations
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and EpidemiologySociety of Healthcare Epidemiologists of America Infectious Disease Society of America 

Endourological Associations 
Endourological Society 

Vascular Associations 
Infusion Nurses SocietyVascular Access Society of the AmericasVascular WebSociety of Interventional RadiologyThe Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and InterventionsAssociation for Vascular Access 

Nursing Associations 
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
Oncology Nursing Society  

Cardiac Electrophysiology 
Heart Rhythm SocietyAmerican Heart AssociationAmerican College of CardiologyEuropean Society of Cardiology 

IV & Catheter Stabilization 
Association for Vascular AccessInternational Sharps Industry Prevention Society 

Prostate Cancer – Brachytherapy 
American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and OncologyThe American Association of Physicists in Medicine 

Breast Cancer 
American Association of Breast SurgeonsAmerican Cancer SocietyRadiological Society of North America 

Women’s Health 
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Urogynecologic Society 
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists 

Kidney Disease
American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology
American Society of NephrologyAmerican Nephrology Nurses' Association 

Hernia Repair 
BARD’s Hernia Resource Center
American Hernia Society 

Peripheral Arterial Disease 
Peripheral Arterial Disease