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Organizations

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) - http://new.paho.org

A technical cooperation agency on public health, acting as a regional office for the World Health Organization in the Americas and also as part of the Inter-American System.

Southern Medical Association - http://sma.org/

Promotes the health of patients through advocacy, leadership, education, and service.

World Health Organization (WHO) - http://www.who.int

The directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.