What? Our main aim is improving health by reducing harm from misleading health information.
Why? Because misleading health information harms health and wastes resources.
Who? We have 214 members who live in 31 countries. Many of us are health professionals but everyone is welcome to become a member if they support our aims. Naturally this includes the general public (patients, consumers, users). We also have 15674 subscribers who live in 215 countries.
Where? Mostly this website and email groups but we also have some meetings in person at many locations around the world.
How? We share information via our website, forums, email discussion lists, academic journal publications and informing the media. Members may join task groups.
When? Since 1983.
To learn more about us click on About in the menu at the top of the page.