Social Housing

Selected Presentations: Symposiums on Social Housing of Laboratory Animals

This symposium is jointly hosted by JHU, Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing (CAAT), NIH, Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW), and USDA, Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC).

  • 3rd Symposium: March 17-18, 2016, University of California, Davis School of Veterinarian Medicine (Davis, CA)
  • 2nd Symposium: October 5-6, 2014, University of Colorado-Denver - Anschutz Medical Center (Denver, CO)
  • 1st Symposium: August 22-23, 2013, National Institutes of Health (NIH) Natcher Center (Bethesda, MD)

NIH. Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare

Links to reports, FAQs and and a webinar about social housing of laboratory animals with a focus on nonhuman primates.

Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).

One of the position statements the AAALAC Council on Accreditation uses to evaluate and accredit animal care and use programs.

Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).

Guidance provided through the AAALAC Frequently Asked Questions page about social housing of laboratory animals.