Related Organizations



 The American Academy of Audiology is the world's largest professional organization of, by, and for audiologists. The active membership of more than 12,000 is dedicated to providing quality hearing care services through professional development, education, research, and increased public awareness of hearing and balance disorders.


 The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses Inc is the primary association for the largest group of health care professionals serving the workplace.  AAOHN is dedicated to advancing and maximizing the health, safety and productivity of domestic and global workforces by providing education, research, public policy and practice resources for occupational and environmental health nurses. The mission of AAOHN is to advance the profession of occupational and environmental health nursing through five pillars: education and research; professional practice/ethics; communications; governmental issues; and alliances.

Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) - The Association for Research in Otolaryngology is an international association of scientists and physicians dedicated to scientific exploration among all of the disciplines in the field of otolaryngology. Research efforts involve the ear, nose, head, neck and related functions including hearing, balance, speech, taste and smell among others. A wide range of scientific approaches is represented including biochemical, physiological, behavioral, developmental and evolutionary.


The Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation's (CAOHC) main objective is to provide education, information and guidance to industry and those serving industry regarding the successful implementation of an occupational hearing conservation program. It seeks to prevent occupational hearing loss. Click here for a detailed listing of CAOHC's accomplishments. Click here for more information.

Institute of Noise Control Engineering (INCE)- The Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA (INCE/USA) is a non-profit professional organization incorporated in Washington, DC. A primary purpose of the Institute is to promote engineering solutions to environmental, product, machinery, industrial and other noise problems. INCE/USA is a Member Society of the International Institute of Noise Control Engineering, an international consortium of organizations with interests in acoustics and noise control.

 Military Audiology Association goals:

To advance the profession of audiology within the US Department of Defense by:

  • disseminating knowledge and information
  • promoting quality health care
  • protecting and maintaining the hearing sensitivity of those exposed to hazardous levels of noise
  • establishing and maintaining cooperation among medical, biological, engineering and other sciences associated with the profession of audiology and to further professional growth and social contact among audiologists and other allied professionals