AEROSPACE HUMAN FACTORS ASSOCIATION
A Constituent Association of the Aerospace Medical Association.
Henry L. Taylor founded AsHFA in1990.
WHO WE ARE
The Aerospace Human Factors Association (AsHFA) was established to further the goals of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA), increase AsMA membership, and serve as a voice of the Human Factors community within AsMA. AsHFA is organized with its own Constitution and By-Laws and elects its own officers. AsHFA has an elected, voting representative who serves on the AsMA Council and it appoints a member to AsMA's Nominating Committee. The organization has a budget, collects dues, and disburses funds to cover expenses. AsHFA has been granted tax-exempt status by the IRS. To become a member of AsHFA, one must first be a current member in good standing of AsMA.
TO ENCOURAGE HUMAN FACTORS CONSIDERATIONS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF AEROSPACE SYSTEMS
TO APPLY OUR KNOWLEDGE OF HUMAN PERFORMANCE TO SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT
TO PROMOTE RESEARCH ON FACTORS AFFECTING HUMAN PERFORMANCE
TO EXCHANGE INFORMATION WITH OTHER GROUPS HAVING SIMILAR INTERESTS
AsHFA has established liaison with other scientific organizations, such as APA Division 21 (Division of Applied Experimental and Engineering Psychology), the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, DOD Human Factors Engineering Technical Advisory Group, SAE G10, SAFE, and others to exchange information and further its goals.
Get in touch with Aerospace Human Factors Association to learn more about our work and how you can get involved.
320 South Henry Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-3579