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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.

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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)
February 26, 2017 to July 07, 2017
Utrecht University
, Netherlands
February 27, 2017 to February 28, 2017
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Dallas-Fort Worth, TX