Review the Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act

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Join the USDA for “Meeting the Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act Workshop,” a comprehensive session to aid researchers, principal investigators, and professionals working with animals in research and other settings.

This online USDA workshop will explore the intricacies of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) regulations, focusing on compliance requirements and procedure alternatives to reduce pain or distress to animals. Led by experts in the field, the workshop will cover:

  • An overview of the AWA and its regulations
  • Introduction to AWIC and other 3Rs organizations
  • Review of the 3Rs alternatives concept
  • Guidance on accessing 3Rs literature and resources
  • Instruction on database literature searching techniques
  • Demonstration of alternative literature search

This workshop will equip attendees with the knowledge and tools necessary to meet federal mandates effectively. It will be particularly beneficial to:

  • Researchers/Principal Investigators
  • Animal Care Staff
  • Veterinarians
  • IACUC Members
  • Librarians
  • Information Specialists
  • Animal Use Program Administrators
  • Others working with animals in research, teaching, testing, or exhibition

Enhance your understanding of the AWA regulations and improve animal welfare practices in your research endeavors. Visit the USDA event page and register now.

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Meeting the Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act Workshop October 9-10, 2024 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. View Registration Page