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American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)

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The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) is a scientific, educational, and professional nonprofit organization whose mission is to advance the application of physics to the diagnosis and treatment of human disease.
Related structure
AAPM is a parent organization to a group of 21 other organizations.
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Program areas at AAPM

Council and committee activities - the council and committee structure has direct oversight of all research, education and professional program activities. A science council directs all research funding activities and produces scientific and technical reports discussing the ongoing research in medical physics. The science council contributes to the program of the annual meeting. The education council has responsibility for developing and monitoring all continuing education programs for the Association. The professional council maintains a focus on the clinical practice of medical physics and helps to develop practice and other recommended guidelines for medical Physicists to use in their clinical work. The councils oversee the major awards and grants given by aapm.
Publications - aapm publishes the premier scientific, peer-reviewed journal in the field. Entitled "journal of medical physics", the journal publishes the results of scientific research in the field. in 2020 it included approximately 6,600 pages and is widely distributed both domestically and internationally. It is the most highly regarded scientific publication in the field of medical physics. Likewise, in 2012, the aapm began publishing 'the journal of applied clinical medical physics' dealing exclusively with the clinical practice of medical physics. This journal is also peer reviewed and is offered free of charge worldwide.
Education and professional development a scientific meeting is held annually to enable members to present the results of their latest research. in 2020 due to the global pandemic this meeting was held virtually there were nearly 3700 participants and approxiamtely 2300 proferred submissions. Sessions are segregated by professional interest and include imaging physics, therapy physics and professional issues and practicies, in addition a spring clinical meeting is held devoted to the clinical issues facing medical Physicists. A single-topic summer school is presented annually , but was cancelled due to the pandemic. To meet the educational and professional development needs of our members an increasing number of webinar programs were offered throughout the year.

Who funds American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
American Institute of Physics (AIP)See Part Iv$43,500

Personnel at AAPM

Angela R. KeyserExecutive Director$377,500
Robert McKoyDirector, Finance$156,334
Lisa Rose SullivanDirector, Meetings and Programs$175,398
Mariana GalloIncoming Director, Meetings and Programs
Corbi FosterMeetings and Programs Manager
...and 12 more key personnel

Financials for AAPM

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,368,104
Program services$4,324,949
Investment income and dividends$337,836
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$143,862
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$23,640
Total revenues$8,198,391

Form 990s for AAPM

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-11-11990View PDF
2019-122021-04-02990View PDF
2018-122019-10-18990View PDF
2017-122019-03-15990View PDF
2016-122017-12-29990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 16, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
August 4, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 11 new personnel
July 28, 2022
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $43,500 from American Institute of Physics (AIP)
December 17, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 7 new personnel
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
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General information
1631 Prince St
Alexandria, VA 22314
Metro area
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Alexandria city, VA
Website URL
(301) 209-3350
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S41: Promotion of Business
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
Parent/child status
Parent of group exemption
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