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SCAW is committed to the development, acceptance and implementation of the highest standards for responsible use of animals in science.

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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees (IACUC) Training Workshop

SCAW IACUC Training Workshop

Cincinnati, OH,May 13, 2015

New York, NY,September 18, 2015

Chicago, IL, October 8, 2015

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SCAW’s Winter Conference

December 7-8, 2015
San Antonio, TX
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Scaw's Education CD
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Scientists Center For Animal Welfare

SCAW is now a affiliate member of cafepress. Every time you click on the above link from the SCAW website it will take you to Cafepress for your online shopping. When you purchase something from this link, 15% of your total order will go to SCAW to benefit animal welfare. We at SCAW thank you for your support.

May 29, 2015Global 3Rs Award Program

The Global 3Rs Awards program will recognize significant innovative contributions toward the 3Rs of animal research to advance ethical science by any researcher (nominated author, principal investigator, or research team leader), in academia or industry in any area of biology (e.g., basic science, discovery, development, teaching, testing, manufacture for new medicines, vaccines, medical devices or healthcare products for humans and animals).

March 6, 2015Amazon Smile

SCAW is now part of Amazon Smile!
Shop at Amazon Smile part of Amazon, choose Scientists Center for Animal Welfare (SCAW) as your charity and amazon will donate .05%. Click on the below link to be directed to SCAW's Amazon Smile page, or copy and paste link.

October 16, 2014Barcelona’s Institute for Research

Scientists at Barcelona’s Institute for Research in Biomedicine have been busy learning their dance moves for this video to raise awareness and support for research into diseases such as cancer and metastasis, Alzheimer’s and diabetes. _A donation will be made to research at IRB Barcelona for each viewing of this video.

April 9, 2014For the 2014 Aquatic Veterinary Educational Grant Program

The AVMF is proud to annouce the 2014 Aquatic Veterinary Educational Grant Program for veterinary students and recent graduates.

February 26, 2014curiousYOUNGwriters