December SCAW Winter Conference in San Antonio, Texas

Notice Number: NOT-OD-07-008

Key Dates
Release Date: October 17, 2006

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National Institutes of Health (NIH) (

The Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, NIH, the Scientists Center for Animal Welfare (SCAW), the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, and the Animal Care Division, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture will present the SCAW Winter Conference, “Addressing Current Animal Research and IACUC Issues.”  The meeting will be held December 4-5, 2006, at The Menger Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.  The SCAW workshop will include topics such as the search for humane endpoints, scientific methods of assessing animal behavior, and how IACUCs address new technologies.  The conference agenda and a registration form are available on the SCAW website at


For questions or further information, contact:

Margaret C. Quinlan
Animal Welfare Program Specialist
Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare
National Institutes of Health
6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 360
Bethesda, MD  20892-7982
Fax:  301-402-2803

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