American Association of Laboratory Animal Science










American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS)

Mission Statement: AALAS is an association of professionals that advances responsible laboratory animal care and use to benefit people and animals.

The American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) is a membership association of professionals employed around the world in academia, government, and private industry who are dedicated to the humane care and treatment of laboratory animals, as well as the quality research that leads to scientific gains that benefit people and animals. AALAS provides educational materials to laboratory animal care professionals and researchers, administers certification programs for laboratory animal technicians and managers, publishes scholarly journals, supports laboratory animal science research, and serves as the premier forum for the exchange of information and expertise in the care and use of laboratory animals.


Contact info:


Pam Grabeel, MA

Education Manager

Department of Education & Scientific Affairs

American Association for Laboratory Animal Science

Memphis, TN 38125


Laboratory Animal Welfare Training Exchange