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2020 Global 3Rs Award Winner Named!

AAALAC International in conjunction with the IQ Consortium have named Dr. Maria Karlgren the 2020 Global 3Rs Award winner... Read More

WVA Logo"The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on
the Veterinary Profession – Ongoing Assessment" 

Offered by the World Veterinary Association. Registration is FREE. Thursday 29th October 2020, 15:00 - 17:00 CET  Click Here to Register

AAALAC NewsPosition Open: AAALAC seeks Assistant Director

AAALAC International seeks an Assistant Director to support the administration of the accreditation program and help coordinate Board and Member Delegate activities... Download Application Information

AAALAC NewsPosition Open: AAALAC seeks Science Editor/Writer

AAALAC International seeks a Science Editor/Writer to support the operations of AAALAC's Council on Accreditation and the Executive Office with drafting and finalizing reports and letters... Download Application Information

AAALAC NewsImportant updates to AAALAC's information management processes

AAALAC has implemented two changes in order to communicate the importance of trust and commitment within the peer review process... Read More

WVA LogoNew AVMA Guidelines adopted

AAALAC International's Council on Accreditation adopted the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2020 Edition as an AAALAC Reference Resource with two clarifications...  Read the Reference Resource

WVA LogoWVA and AAALAC sign agreement to promote animal health and welfare

The World Veterinary Association and AAALAC International have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote animal health and welfare...   Read More

Thank You Staff!Thank you Animal Care Staff for your continued dedication during COVID-19

As a small token of thanks, we have compiled word games and recipes; may they brighten your days and break times... Download Here

Lab Rat ChatLab Rat Chat talks to AAALAC's Dr. Diggs

In this episode, Lab Rat Chat hosts talk to AAALAC Senior Director Dr. Helen Diggs about AAALAC's mission and work, and why AAALAC has been "so critical to the continued evolution of animal care and use standards." Listen Here


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A One-Minute Introduction to AAALAC (video)

This One-Minute Introduction to AAALAC International is available to use to provide audiences with a quick overview of AAALAC's mission and work. View Now

Trends Data Review
Trends in accreditation site-visit findings

AAALAC International has released a new “Trends Data Review” analyzing five years of accreditation site visit findings, from 2013-2018. The review is now available as a short video and is provided as an educational resource. View Now

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AAALAC International and COVID-19

We are sensitive to the significant impact that the coronavirus outbreak is having on many programs. AAALAC International has compiled coronavirus guidance specifically for accredited programs, including answers to frequently asked questions...Read More

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Apply for an AAALAC Fellowship

The AAALAC International Fellowship recognizes two outstanding individuals — one IAT Registered and one AALAS Registered — who have made (or have the potential to make) significant contributions to the field of laboratory animal care and use... Read More

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Learn more about AAALAC’s "Reference Resources"

AAALAC referred to specialty publications for supplemental information about procedures or techniques related to the care and use of laboratory animals. Learn more about these specialty publications, designated as "Reference Resources"... Read More