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Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release April 27, 1995

White House Releases List of National Organizations Supporting Dr.

Henry Foster's Nomination for Surgeon General

          National Organizations Supporting Dr. Foster
                      As Of April 27, 1995

Advocates for Youth; African Methodist Episcopal Church; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority; Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity; Ambulatory Pediatric Association; American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; American Academy of Dermatology; American Academy of Otolaryngology; American Academy of Pain Physicians; American Academy of Pediatrics;

American College of Chest Physicians; American Gastroenterological Association; American Group Practice Association; American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees; American Association of University Women; American Association of Dental Schools; American College of Physicians; American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; American College of Preventive Medicine;

American Jewish Congress; American Medical Association; American Medical Women's Association; American Nurses Association; American Occupational Therapy Association Inc.; American Osteopathic Association; American Pediatric Society; American Psychiatric Association; American Psychological Association; American Public Health Association;

American Society for Reproductive Medicine; American Society of Anesthesiologists; Americans for Democratic Action; Americans United for Separation of Church and State; Association of Academic Health Centers; Association of American Medical Colleges; Association of Black Cardiologists; Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs; Association of Medical School Pediatric Chairman; Association of Minority Health Professions Schools;

Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Association of Schools of Public Health; Association of State and Territorial Health Officials; Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine; Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics & Neonatal Nurses; Baptist Ministers Association; Black Leadership Forum; B'nai B'rith Women; Campaign for Women's Health; Catholics for a Free Choice;

Center for Women Policy Studies; Center for Reproductive Law & Policy; Children's Health Fund; Clara Bell Duvall Education Fund; Coalition of Black Trade Unions; Coalition of Labor Union Women; Council of University Chairs of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology; Delta Sigma Theta Sorority; Endocrine Society;

Ecumenical Ministerial Association; Hollywood Women's Political Committee; Human Rights Campaign Fund; International Women's Health Coalition; Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity; Medical Students for Choice; National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League; National Abortion Federation; National Alliance of Black School Educators; National Asian Women's Health Organization;

National Association of County and City Health Officials; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education; National Association for Public Health Policy; National Association of People with AIDS; National Association of Public Hospitals; National Association of School Nurses; National Association of Social Workers; National Baptist Convention Inc.; National Bar Association;

National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials; National Black Caucus of State Legislators; National Black Chamber of Commerce; Naitonal Black Child Development Institute; National Black Nurses' Association; National Black Women's Health Project; National Council of Jewish Women; National Council of Negro Women; National Council of Senior Citizens; National Education Association;

National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association; National Hispanic Medical Association; National Medical Association; National Minority AIDS Council; National Organization for Women; National Osteoporosis Foundation; National Women's Law Center; NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund; Older Women's League, 100 Black Men; 100 Black Women Inc.;

Operation Push Inc.; Pathfinder International; People For the American Way Action Fund; Physicians for Social Responsibility; Planned Parenthood Federation of America; Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity; Primary Care Development Corporation; Progressive Baptist Convention; Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice; Sexuality, Information and Education Council of the United States;

Society for Adolescent Medicine; Society of Critical Care Medicine; Society for Investigative Dermatology; Society for Pediatric Research; Summit '93 Health Coalition; United Church of Christ, Office for Church and Society; United House of Prayer for All People; United Methodist Church, General Commission on Religion and Race; Unity Fellowship Church Movement; Voters for Choice; Wider Opportunities for Women; Women's Legal Defense Fund; Zero Population Growth; Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.