Transportation of Laboratory Animals

Don’t miss the ILAR Roundtable’s second workshop on the Transportation of Laboratory Animals
September 3-4, 2014.

Statement of Task:

An National Research Council appointed committee of experts will plan and conduct a public workshop to examine critical issues relating to the transportation of research animals. Invited speakers will address the challenges of transporting laboratory animals humanely and safely to ensure adequate supply for biomedical research in the face of increasing societal opposition to the domestic and international movement of these animals.The event will be webcast.

An individually-authored summary of the presentations and discussions at the workshop will be prepared by a designated rapporteur in accordance with institutional guidelines.


Transportation of Laboratory Animals Workshop Committee

Robert C. Dysko, Co-Chair
University of Michigan Medical School
William J. White, Co-Chair
Charles River Laboratories
Judith B. Franco
Pfizer, Inc.
Dianne Garnes
Novartis Corporation
Bruce W. Kennedy
California State Polytechnic University
Susan Brust Silk
Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare
National Institutes of Health
C. Ford Morishita
Independent Consultant
Carol Clarke
USDA, APHIS Animal Care
David M. Kurtz
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences