Professionals from the UK’s laboratory animal community have produced advice to help staff working under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (ASPA) with their plans for a return to a more normal level of work...Read More
Posted by admin | Jun 29, 2020 |
Charles River Laboratories invite participants for a research survey examining compassion fatigue and coping mechanisms in laboratory animal workers in Europe. This questionnaire aims to: 1) determine how...Read More
Posted by admin | May 1, 2020 |
A useful resource detailing factors that establishments may want to consider during the Covid-19 pandemic has been created with input from scientists, vets and animal technicians. It includes authorities for personnel who...Read More
Posted by admin | Apr 21, 2020 |
EARA has put together an interactive map to display the biomedical research currently underway across the world to find a cure for coronavirus. The use of animals in basic research and to help develop drugs and vaccines is...Read More
LASA CPD SCHEME
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a prerequisite for many professional medical and scientific disciplines but less common for those involved in laboratory animal work.
Revision of Directive 86/609EEC requires that persons “are adequately educated, competent and continuously trained” (Article 23A). The scheme is available FREE to LASA members. Please contact the Secretariat for more information.