Register Now for the Winter 2024 SCAW Annual Winter Conference


December 9-10, 2024 | San Antonio, TX | In-Person

Registration is open for the Scientists Center for Animal Welfare (SCAW) winter conference. SCAW two-day conferences provide key findings and advances in research animal welfare, explore policy and management issues related to IACUCs and develop awareness of humane care and use of agricultural animals in research. Topics to be discussed include: 

  • New Approach Methodologies (NAMs): Beyond the Buzz – Applications and Impact  
  • Can Virtual Technology Lessen the IACUC Burden
  • Legal Tips for Internal Compliance and External Reporting to Federal Agencies: What to Do and What Not to Do  
  • Are You Up to Date with OLAW, APHIS and AAALAC International: Q & A for You and Me  
  • Extrinsic Factors: Can We Talk About the People Problem
  • Lights, Vibration, and More: How Extrinsic Factor Affect the Animals in the Research Facility  
  • The Intersection of Non-Compliance and Research Misconduct: Going From Bad to Worse  
  • Sound Public Policy 

Early registration ends October 15, 2024. Hotel deadline November 15, 2024. 

For questions regarding membership status or registration contact SCAW at 301.345.3500 or

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About SCAW: The Scientists Center for Animal Welfare (SCAW) is dedicated to balancing animal welfare and excellence in basic and applied scientific inquiry. SCAW’s workshops further that mission by providing training from experts in animal research, including investigators, laboratory animal veterinarians, and representatives from the USDA, NIH OLAW, and AAALAC International.

Information regarding this external event is being provided as a courtesy. Please direct all questions to the host organization.

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