What Every IACUC Should Know About AAALAC International

Audience: The program is tailored to IACUC staff, IACUC members, IOs, veterinarians, investigators, compliance personnel, animal care staff, and others involved in animal programs.


  • Jane Na, DVM, CPIA, Director, Division of Assurances, OLAW
  • Helen E. Diggs, MEd, DVM, DACLAM, Senior Director, AAALAC International

Topic: This webinar will cover NOT-OD-21-130 and provide information on the option to use sections of the AAALAC International (AAALAC) Program Description (PD) to complete parts of the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) Domestic Animal Welfare Assurance in response to the 21st Century Cures Act. The presentation will also include a review of AAALAC’s history and mission, accreditation standards, review process and site visit trends, and the value of AAALAC International accreditation.

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