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Animal Welfare Information Center

The Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) is mandated by the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) to provide information for improved animal care and use in research, testing, and teaching. 

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Animal Welfare Act (AWA)

Sets standards for the treatment of animals in research, exhibition, transport, and by dealers.

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Workshop on Meeting the Information Requirements of the Animal Welfare Act

AWIC provides training on how to effectively search the literature for 3Rs alternatives.

beagle dogs playing in a social housing kennel

Social Housing of Laboratory Animals

Information about pair and group housing of common animals used in research.

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Wednesday, January 04, 2017
DHHS. NIH. NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM).
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
USDA. Agricultural Marketing Service.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
The NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM)
May 01, 2017 to May 04, 2017
Cedarbrook Lodge
Seattle, WA
May 01, 2017 to May 05, 2017
Sponsor:
Co-hosted by USDA, OLAW, AWIC, The Centers for Disease Control, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing, and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Department of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
The Centers for Disease Control
Atlanta, GA
May 05, 2017
College Park, MD - Maryland