USDA AWIC Workshop: March 13-14, Beltsville, MD

Meeting the Information Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act: A Workshop
March 13-14, 2018 | Beltsville, MD

The USDA Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) teaches a one and a half day workshop at the National Agricultural Library (NAL) in Beltsville, MD, 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.

Notice of ORIP’s Interest to Highlight Resource-Related Research Projects for Development of Animal Models and Related materials that Address High Priority HIV/AIDS-related Research

New MOU between NIH and the VA

NIH and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have participated under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Concerning Laboratory Animal Welfare for more than a decade. The agencies share a common interest in the care and welfare of laboratory animals used in research and testing. This agreement provides for coordination and harmonization of agency efforts to ensure appropriate laboratory animal care and welfare. The new MOU is available at NIH-VA MOU