ICLAS suggested news and upcoming opportunities and events

ICLAS Events at the National AALAS meeting, October 13-17, 2019

–The newly elected ICLAS Governing Board will meet for the first time on Saturday,October 12. Funding decisions for regional activities will be made at this meeting. This year we have the most requests for funding ever received from our members. Recipients of funds will be notified soon after the meeting.

–The ICLAS International Consortium will be held on Monday, October 14 from 10:00 a.m.- noon in room 210 of the Convention Center. All ICLAS members are welcome. The Georgian Association for Laboratory Animal Science (GALAS) will provide a presentation on their activities during this session.

–The ICLAS Americas Regional Committee will meet on Monday, October 14 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm in room 603 of the Convention Center. All members from the Americas are welcome to attend.

–Congratulations to the ICLAS Americas Regional Committee Travel Award winners, who will be honored at the AAALAC International Luncheon on Wednesday at the AALAS meeting:

Andreia Henzel – Brazil, sponsored by Lab Products, Inc.

Jilma Laporte – Costa Rica, sponsored by Charles River

Daniel Goulart – Brazil, sponsored by PMI LabDiet


Aula Virtual Bioterio announces 6 new courses (offered in Spanish) with topics including zebrafish, rodent behavior, tools for writing protocols, biosecurity, introduction to laboratory animal science, and protocol design and statistics. For information contact info@aulabioterio.com, or visit www.labanimalstraining.com


LASACON 2019 – LASA India invites you to the 9th International conference of LASA India on “Laboratory Animals in Biomedical Research – The Way Forward” at IISER Pune and NCCS Pune, November 22-23, 2019. Two pre-conference workshops are offered on November 21, by LASA India and Tecniplast, Italy. Register at http://lasacon2019.lasaindia.in/index.php.


The South African Association for Laboratory Animal Science (SALAS) announces an Annual Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa, 26-27 November, 2019.

For information contact secretary@salas.sg and visit: