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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, November 30, 2016
FDA. Center for Veterinary Medicine.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
US Environmental Protection Agency
Thursday, November 03, 2016
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. National Toxicology Program.
December 08, 2016
National Network of Libraries of Medicine
March 19, 2017 to March 21, 2017
New Orleans, LA
June 27, 2017 to June 29, 2017
Royal Holloway, University of London, Surrey, UK
, United Kingdom