2016 Laboratory Animal Sciences Virtual Event

Join LabRoots for the two-day international Laboratory Animal Science (LAS) virtual conference that will take place on February 3rd and 4th, 2016. This is the premier online-only Free conference focused on laboratory animal science. This year’s Program Committee led by Dr. Szczepan Baran, Head of Innovative Animal Technologies and Training at Novartis Pharmaceuticals, and composed of over 30 world renowned experts, present the conference theme titled “Optimizing Design, Conduct and Reproducibility of Animal Studies” with the following tracks:

Optimizing Animal Study Designs

Optimizing the conduct and implementation of animal studies

Optimizing Reproducibility of Animal Studies

More details here


CCAC 2016 National Workshop!

CCAC National Workshops provide members of institutional Animal Care Committees (ACCs) with an opportunity to interact with peers and exchange information on challenges and best practices.

They feature plenary sessions given by invited international and national speakers and breakout sessions facilitated by workshop participants with insight and expertise relevant to the topic of discussion.

Details can be found here:


CALAS/ACSAL 55th Annual Symposium
June 11-14, 2016

The 55th Annual Symposium will be held in downtown Toronto, Ontario.   Visit the Symposium Website  for details and/or sign up for email updates.

Registration is now open!  Click here to learn more….Register by April 10th to take advantage of Early Bird Discounts!  CALAM/ACMAL Members get CALAS member rates as an affiliate organization.

Join us Sunday, June 12th for the CALAM/ACMAL Annual General Meeting.  CALAM/ACMAL Sponsored events include a scientific session and a member luncheon with guest speaker.

More details to come


Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Convention

2017 Convention held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island from July 13 to 16, 2017.



The American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) advances the humane care and responsible use of laboratory animals through certification of veterinary specialists, professional development, education and research. ACLAM also coordinates a mentoring program for veterinary students and veterinarians interested in entering the laboratory animal field, for laboratory animal practitioners interested in becoming board-certified, and for established lab animal practitioners who seek further career development.