AALAS Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

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NO Pain – ALL Gain! Pain Recognition and Analgesic Techniques for Laboratory AnimalsJuly 12, 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

* Gut Microbiota: Variability and Translatability in Rodent Models (Free to members.)

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 Euthanasia: A Critical Review of Current Practice (Free to members.)

Mouse Colony & Breeding Management Webinar Recording Bundle

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 (Free to members.)

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

Building a Zebrafish Health Monitoring Program

* Fish Welfare and Analgesia (Free to members.)

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

* Category E: Perspectives on Unalleviated Pain and Distress (Free to members.)

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

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

Reproducibility and Science

Abnormal Repetitive Behaviors: Animal Welfare Significance

* Animal Models for COVID-19 Research and Vaccine Development (Free to members.)

Behavioral Training in Laboratory Animals: Effects of Patterns of Reinforcement

* Bioimaging Part I: Imaging Scientific Strategy (Free to members.)

* Bioimaging Part II: Equipment, Facilities, and Workflows (Free to members.)

Care about the Animals: Care About the Science

Circadian Biology and Animal Facility Lighting: Emerging Technologies

* 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 (Free to members.)

* Right Numbers for Animal Protocols (Free to members.)

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

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 (Free to members.)

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

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