• Exhibitor Advisory Committee (EAC) provides a forum for information exchange between AALAS and National Meeting exhibitors to enhance the overall quality of the meeting for all attendees.
  • Institute for Laboratory Animal Management (ILAM)¬†committee plans and conducts the ILAM meeting, a continuing education program in management techniques that are relevant to all members of AALAS and affiliated organizations, conducted in two one-week sessions approximately one year apart. The committee evaluates the program each year and develops and recommends new policies and procedures as needed for AALAS BOT approval.
  • National Meeting Program Committee (NMPC) plans the scientific, educational program of the National Meeting with the goal of developing the most attractive possible educational opportunity for the membership.
  • National Meeting Local Arrangements Subcommittee (NMLAS) acts as a local resource to AALAS staff and NMPC for information and assistance in planning the program and entertainment for the National Meeting.
  • National Meeting Site Review Committee (NMSRC) recommends to the BOT the National Meeting site five years in advance of the proposed National Meeting from a pool of cities within the designated host region that meet the basic minimum criteria.
  • Leadership Development Subcommittee (LDS), a subcommittee of the Executive Committee, is responsible for organizing and conducting the Leadership Academy, which is held during the AALAS National Meeting. Effectiveness of the Leadership Academy is evaluated by tracking past attendees to determine their involvement in leadership at the local, regional, or national level. The committee also works with the national office to ensure that past attendees ar award of the process for volunteering to serve on a committee.
  • First Time / New Member Subcommittee (FT/NMS), a subcommittee of the Executive Committee, is responsible for organizing and conducting the First Time/New Member orientation session during the National Meeting. The orientation provides a brief overview of National AALAS benefits to new members and members who are attending the AALAS National Meeting for the first time.