ASLAP CE Seminar

On October 23rd, the ASLAP Continuing Education Seminar will feature presentations addressing “Behavior Assessments: New methods, techniques, and pharmacological interventions for Rodents, NHPs and other species”at the AALAS National Meeting in Louisville, KY.

The event will start 10am on Sunday October 23rd and will include lunch and conclude by 4:30pm in time for the 5pm AALAS National Meeting Opening Session.  Our presenter and their topics will be :

  1. Tara Martin, DVM: "Practical Applications of Behavior Assessment" (multispecies)

  2. Elizabeth Nunamaker, DVM: "Good welfare = good science: Why you should refine your rodent handling practices and how to make it happen" (rodent)

  3. Megan LaFollette, PhD: "Tickling Rats for Superior Science" (rat)

  4. Eric Hutchinson, DVM: “Monkey Psychiatry – Pharmacologic Interventions in NHP Behavior” (NHP)

  5. Michael Esmail, VMD: “Like a fish in water: Zebrafish Behavior Assessment Paradigms by life stage and their use in Pharmacological Testing” (aquatics)

This program has been approved for 5 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval, with 5 hours available to an individual attendee.

Register for the event online here or complete the Registration form  and send to

Thanks to our Sponsors for their generosity in helping us host our events in Louisville!

Gold Level Sponsors

  • AAALAC International

  • Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)

  • Charles River

Silver Level Sponsors

  • Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc

  • Inotiv

Bronze Level Sponsors

  • AbbVie

  • Animal Specialties & Provisions

  • Bio-Serv

  • Cayuse

  • PMI LabDiet

Friend Level Sponsors

  • BetterBuilt

  • Klinger Sons Electric

  • Marshall BioResources

Don't forget to register for our Networking Luncheon on Monday October 24th 12-2pm in Louisville.  You can register online or complete the CE Seminar registration form & add the Networking Luncheon!

Wanting to Sponsor our ASLAP Events?

In order to keep registration costs for our events reasonable and to encourage attendance, we have relied upon the generosity of financial sponsors to help defray the costs. On behalf of ASLAP, we would greatly appreciate your consideration of sponsorship. The name and logo of all sponsors will be on the marketing materials, the newsletter, the PowerPoint presentations, and handouts. In addition, signs containing the sponsor names and logos will be made for the in-person events. The different levels of sponsorship for these events are listed below.

  *   Platinum: $5000 includes 5 registrations to both events (CE Seminar and Luncheon)

  *   Gold: $2000 includes 2 registrations to both events (CE Seminar and Luncheon)

  *   Silver: $1000 includes 1 registration to both events (CE Seminar and Luncheon)

  *   Bronze: $500 includes 1 registration to one event (CE Seminar or Luncheon)

  *   Friend:  $250

Click here to become an ASLAP Sponsor!