“It’s a golden opportunity for networking! I have learned so much during these 4 days and the Short Course has given me insights on how to take better care of the animals. I also found the facility and staff management topics very useful, as speakers relate it in the animal lab setting.”


Hazel Chung, Assistant Technical Director
The University of Hong Kong

 of surveyed attendees say that they were “Very Satisfied” or "Extremely Satisfied" with the Short Course


“I’ve been attending the Short Course for several years now. Each year, I come away with new facts and new approaches to working with the challenges we face in laboratory animal science and medicine. I particularly value the interaction with the speakers and the other attendees; this networking is one of the highlights.”


Cynthia Pekow, DVM, Chief, Veterinary Medical Unit
VA Puget Sound Health Care System

of surveyed attendees rated the quality of the course materials as “Good” or “Excellent”


“I would recommend the Short Course for all levels of professionals; there were opportunities of interest for everyone. The variety of professionals brought together in one place is amazing!”

Chris Hart, Animal Facility Manager
UMass Amherst

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