Fish Welfare and AnalgesiaOur upcoming webinar, Fish Welfare and Analgesia, will be on November 19, 2019 from 12:00 to 1:30 pm CT.

The speaker will discuss fish welfare and the:

  • Ongoing controversy as to whether fish feel pain
  • Use of analgesics:
    • Properties
    • Efficacy
    • Necessary precautions

Resistance is Not Futile!The next webinar, Resistance is Not Futile! Judicious Antimicrobial Use in Laboratory Animal Medicine, will be on December 12, 2019 from 12:00 to 1:30 pm CT.

The speaker will discuss the use of antimicrobial agents in rodent and non-human primate models and:

  • Resistance to these agents
  • Experimental and therapeutic purposes of these agents
  • Strategies for appropriate antimicrobial stewardship

AALAS Educational Opportunities

AALAS offers a host of educational opportunities and resources.

  • Visit our Educational Resources page to learn about materials available through the AALAS Bookstore.
  • The AALAS Learning Library contains a variety of courses designed for laboratory animal professionals at any career level.
  • The pinnacle of the AALAS year is the National Meeting. This event is designed to provide attendees with educational opportunities throughout the five day meeting.
  • Finally, the GLAS program (Grants for Laboratory Animal Science) offers competitive short-term research grants in the LAS field.