|Knowledge source name
||European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
||European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians
||ECLAM Secretary: Patricia Hedenqvist, Associate professor
||The European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ECLAM) is a veterinary speciality organisation. The European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ECLAM – the College) was initiated by a steering group of the European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians (ESLAV) members, which resulted from a growing desire to harmonise postgraduate training and to provide certification for veterinarians active in Laboratory Animal Medicine in Europe. Laboratory Animal Medicine is that speciality of veterinary medicine, which deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease in animals used in biomedical research.