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Table 1 The list of medical diaspora organizations

From: Medical diaspora: an underused entity in low- and middle-income countries’ health system development

Medical diaspora organizations (in alphabetical order)

URL site

1. Academy of Persian American Physicians

2. Afghan Medical Association of America

3. Afghan Medical Professionals Association of America

4. Albanian American Medical Society, Inc.

5. American Association of Cardiologists of Indian Origin

6. American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

7. American Board Certified Doctors for Egypt

8. American Lebanese Medical Association

9. American Nepal Medical Foundation

10. American Society of Indian Plastic Surgeons

11. American Ukrainian Medical Foundation

12. Argentine-American Medical Society

13. Armenian American Medical Society

14. Armenian Medical Society of Great Britain

15. Association of Afghan Healthcare Professionals UK

16. Association of Chinese American Physicians

17. Association of Haitian Physicians Abroad

18. Association of Kerala Medical Graduates

19. Association of Nepali Physicians in America

20. Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas

21. Association of Pakistani Physicians and Surgeons of the UK

22. Association of Philippine Physicians in America*

Although this representative organization has no website, there are a number of its chapters in each state.

23. Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America

24. Australia Myanmar Medical Association

25. Bangladesh Medical Association of North America

26. Bangladesh Medical Association UK

27. Bolivian American Medical Society

28. British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

29. British Iranian Medical Association

30. British Islamic Medical Association (for Sudanese descent)

31. Burmese American Medical Association

32. Burmese Doctors and Dentists Association UK

33. Burmese Medical Association Australia

34. Burmese Medical Association of North America

35. Cambodian Health Professionals Association of America

36. Cameroon Doctors UK

37. Canadian Association of Nigerian Physicians and Dentists

38. Chinese American Medical Society

39. Chinese American Physicians Society

40. Dominican Medical Association

41. Egyptian American Medical Association

42. Egyptian American Medical Society

43. Egyptian Association for American Medical Training and Research

44. Egyptian Medical Society UK

45. Ethiopian North American Health Professionals Association

46. Ghana Physicians and Surgeons Foundation

47. Ghanaian Doctors & Dentists Association

48. Iranian American Medical Association

49. Iranian Medical Society

50. Iranian Medical Society UK

51. Iranian-American Medical Society of Greater Washington (Iranian Medical & Dental Society of the Greater Wash-Balt Metro Area)

52. Iraqi Medical Association UK

53. Iraqi Medical Sciences Association USA

54. Medical Associations of Nigerians Across Great Britain

55. Myanmar American Medical Education Society

56. Nepalese Doctors Association

57. Nicaraguan American Medical Association

58. Nigeria American Medical Foundation International

59. North American Taiwanese Medical Association

60. Northern Indian Medical & Dental Association of Canada

61. Organization of Sierra Leonean Healthcare Professionals Abroad

62. Pakistan Medical Association UK

63. People To People (Ethiopia)

64. Peruvian American Medical Society

65. Philippine Medical Association in America*

Although this representative organization has no website, there are a number of its chapters in each state.

66. Rajasthan Medical Alumni Association

67. Romanian Medical Association of America

68. Romanian Medical Society UK

69. Russian American Medical Association

70. Serbian American Medical and Dental Society

71. Serbian American Medical Association

72. Society of Philippine Surgeons in America

73. South Australian Sri Lankan Doctors Association

74. Sri Lanka Medical Association of North America*

Although this representative organization has no website, there are a number of its chapters in each state.

75. Sri Lankan Medical and Dental Association of the UK

76. Sudanese American Medical Association

77. Sudanese Junior Doctors Association UK

78. Sudanese Medical Association UK and Ireland

79. Syrian American Medical Society Foundation

80. Syrian British Medical Society

81. Tanzania UK Healthcare Diaspora Association

82. Thai Physicians Association of America

83. Ukrainian Medical Association of North America

84. Ukrainian Medical Association of the UK

85. United States Colombian Medical Association

86. University of Santo Tomas Medical Alumni Association in America (Philippine)

87. Venezuelan American Medical Association

88. Vietnamese American Medical Association

89. Vietnamese Physicians Association*

Although this representative organization has no website, there are a number of its chapters in each state.