American Association for Laboratory Animal Science

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
Abbreviated name AALAS
Owner/Developer American Association for Laboratry Animal Science
Abbreviated owner AALAS
Country United States of America
Languages English
Contact email
Description AALAS is an association of professionals that advances responsible laboratory animal care and use to benefit people and animals. The American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) is a membership association of professionals employed around the world in academia, government, and private industry who are dedicated to the humane care and treatment of laboratory animals, as well as the quality research that leads to scientific gains that benefit people and animals. AALAS provides educational materials to laboratory animal care professionals and researchers, administers certification programs for laboratory animal technicians and managers, publishes scholarly journals, supports laboratory animal science research, and serves as the premier forum for the exchange of information and expertise in the care and use of laboratory animals.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Audio / Video, Social media, Printed
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Industry, Researchers
Users access User registration
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Refinement
Purpose Animal welfare, Education and training, Documentation and information