LASA Virtual Annual Conference 2021

LASA Virtual Annual Conference 2021 2021 proved to be an excellent online annual meeting, with 247 delegates in attendance over the 6 afternoons in November listening to presentations by 31 expert speakers. Delegates also had opportunity to visit our Trade partners...

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ASRU Change Programme Documents

The Animals in Science Regulation Unit (ASRU) have shared with LASA documents relating to changes in their new operating model, which commenced this week. Please find the Change Programme documents below that have been circulated to date. ASRU are very keen to hear...

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Felasa 2022

A congress is an arena for communication. The scientific committee has embraced the theme of this FELASA congress, ‘Communication’, and has designed four streams each with a different angle and direction of communicating. Communication is the act of conveying...

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Dear Colleagues, We would like to thank you again for your patience and understanding throughout this very drawn out and lengthy process.  We are now beginning the process of calculating the pro rata refunds to all those who registered to attend AST2020 or who...

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The Forced Swim Test

LASA is pleased to announce the publication of a fact sheet on the Forced Swim Test (or Porsolt Swim Test). This has been jointly sponsored by LASA, Understanding Animal Research and the British Association for Psychopharmacology. You can find the fact sheet here  or...

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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). This comes into effect from 1st January 2013.

The scheme is available FREE to LASA members. Please contact the Secretariat for more information