AALAS Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

TitleDateTime (CT)
Part 2: Identifying, Recording, and Managing Problem Behaviors in Nonhuman PrimatesFebruary 8, 202312:00-1:30 p.m. CT
The Ferret (Mustela putorius furo): A (F)Unusual Carnivore Lab AnimalMarch 15, 202312:00-1:30 p.m. CT

Webinar and Technician Training Short Recordings

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Compassion Fatigue

Compassion Fatigue: The Cost of Caring — Technician Training Short  TTS

* Compassion Fatigue and Compassion Satisfaction in the Workplace (Free to members.)

Institutional and Management Strategies for the Development of a Sustainable Compassion Fatigue Support Program

Strategies for Developing an Institutional Program to Manage Compassion Fatigue


Lifting Safety — Technician Training Short  TTS

Cart Moving Safety — Technician Training Short  TTS

Repetitive Job Safety: Small Animal Care — Technician Training Short  TTS

* Easy Ergonomic Tactics (Free to members.)

Establishing and Maintaining an Effective Ergonomics Program


* Addressing Breeding Problems in Mice (Free to members.)

Am I Doing This Right? Ensuring Rodent Well-being During Euthanasia

Assessing and Minimizing Pain and Distress in the Euthanasia of the Rat

Barbering and Ulcerative Dermatitis: Myths, Management, and Welfare

How to Improve Rat Welfare by Understanding Behavior

Humane Endpoints for Mice

Mice, Mice, Baby: Normal Behavior in the Laboratory Mouse

Mouse Anesthesia: Using Science to Improve the Process

Mouse Colony & Breeding Management Webinar Recording Bundle

Mouse Euthanasia

Rats Are Not Just Big Mice

Rat Tickling: A Technique for Eliciting Positive Affect

* Rescue Strategies for Lines of Genetically Engineered Mice (Free to members.)

The Secret Life of Mice: What You Don't Know Can Harm Your Research

Viral Infections of Rats

Non-rodent Species

Agricultural Animals: Enrichment Strategies

* Behavioral Management of Nonhuman Primates in Research (Free to members.)

Building a Zebrafish Health Monitoring Program

Poultry: An Emerging Research Model

Rabbit Perioperative Care

Sheep and Goats: Anesthesia and Analgesia

Strategies for Social Housing of Rabbits

* Zebrafish Husbandry (Free to members.)

Human-Animal Bond

* The Laboratory Animal-Human Bond: Numbers, Names, and Games (Free to members.)

Pain and Distress

* Evidence-Based Pain Management (Free to members.)

Facial Expression ("Grimace") Scales for Pain Assessment of Laboratory Species

Fish Welfare and Analgesia

Reproducibility and Science

Abnormal Repetitive Behaviors: Animal Welfare Significance

Animal Models for COVID-19 Research and Vaccine Development

Behavioral Training in Laboratory Animals: Effects of Patterns of Reinforcement

Bioimaging Part I: Imaging Scientific Strategy

Bioimaging Part II: Equipment, Facilities, and Workflows

Care about the Animals: Care About the Science

Circadian Biology and Animal Facility Lighting: Emerging Technologies

Effective Training Strategies in Animal Biosafety

Gut Microbiota: Variability and Translatability in Rodent Models

* Metabolic Imaging Studies: Physiological Effects of Animal Handling and Housing (Free to members.)

Microbiota of Laboratory Animals: An Emerging Frontier

Noise and Vibration in the Vivarium

* Reproducibility of Animal Models (Free to members.)

Resistance is Not Futile! Judicious Antimicrobial Use in Laboratory Animal Medicine

Right Numbers for Protocols

The Role of Incident Reporting in Responsible Science

Strategies for Gnotobiotics Program Startup and Development

Stress and Pain in Research Reproducibility: Considering What Matters in the Vivarium

Training Techniques for Laboratory Animals: Positive or Permissive?


Animal Protocols: Strategy for an Effective IACUC Review

Category E Studies

Diversion Control in the Laboratory Animal Research Environment

Diversion Control: Recordkeeping Methodology to Minimize Risk with Controlled Substances

Effective and Efficient Semiannual Inspections: How to Get the Most Out of Your IACUC Inspections


Emergency Response Planning for Animal Research Facilities

Getting More Done in the Vivarium for Less Money

The More You No: Learning to Say Yes to Change


* Personal Accountability: YOU are the One in Charge! (Free to members.)

* Voice of One: Speaking about Animal Research (Free to members.)