OLAW Webinar on March 12: Zebrafish 101 for IACUCs

Join OLAW for a webinar, Zebrafish 101 for IACUCs, on March 12, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm ET. Guest speakers Monte Matthews, University of Oregon, and Dr. George Sanders, University of Washington School of Medicine, will discuss programmatic and veterinary care needs of zebrafish and provide IACUCs with useful information to help facilitate institutional oversight of PHS-funded research involving aquatic species.

About OLAW Webinars

IACUC 101 Workshop and PRIM&R IACUC Conference: March 18-20, Boston, MA

An IACUC 101 workshop and the Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) IACUC Conference will be held March 18-20, 2015 in Boston, MA.

IACUC 101 is a one-day didactic and interactive exploration of IACUC fundamentals appropriate for new and seasoned IACUC members, IACUC affiliates, and individuals responsible for their institution's animal care program. The course provides a basic yet comprehensive overview of the laws, regulations, and policies that govern the humane care and use of research animals.

NIH Regional Seminar Update - May 6-8, 2015

Over 65 Grants Management, Program, Review and Policy officials from NIH & HHS will be on hand to share their expertise and answer your questions at the NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration in Baltimore, Maryland.  This unique event includes a 2-day seminar (May 7-8) and four optional pre-seminar workshops (May 6).  The workshops are filling fast, so check out the agenda details to see if the specific training you need, is offered.  General registration rates are available until April 3.  After that, late rates apply so don’t wait. 

USDA AWIC Workshop: March 11-12, Beltsville, MD

Meeting the Information Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act: A Workshop

The USDA Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) teaches a one and a half day workshop at the National Agricultural Library (NAL) in Beltsville, Maryland for individuals who are responsible for providing information to meet the requirements of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). The workshop is targeted for principal investigators, members of IACUCs, information providers, administrators of animal use programs, and veterinarians.