The Russell and Burch Award

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name The Russell and Burch Award
Owner/Developer The Humane Society of the United States
Abbreviated owner HSUS
Country United States of America
Languages English
Description The Humane Society of the United States presents the Russell and Burch Award to scientists who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of alternative methods in the areas of biomedical research, testing, or higher education. Alternative methods—also known as the Three Rs—are methods that can replace or reduce the use of animals in specific procedures, or refine procedures so that animals experience less pain or suffering.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Research Program/Project/Grant
Sub categories Funding Program / Award
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Social media
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Researchers
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Funding