Recent Articles

March 7, 2017 3:26 pm
Cheryl Pater, RVT, RLATG
In the past five years, more attention has been paid to the lab animal industry as the numbers of slip/fall injuries have increased.
March 7, 2017 3:14 pm
William Singleton, DVM
One of the luxuries seldom allow ourselves in the corner office is that of uninterrupted time. Not just time when your door is closed, but time that you can commit to whatever you need to commit that time to.
February 28, 2017 5:24 pm
Cynthia Lockworth, DVM
The foundation of any animal research program includes the management of rodent health. A rodent health program is comprised of many components, but pivotal to success is training.
February 28, 2017 5:30 pm
Magi Graziano
The number one driver of employee engagement and workplace performance is culture, so why do so many companies fail at establishing one that wins?
February 27, 2017 3:56 pm
Helen Kelly
Among the opportunities to take a more nuanced look at environmental influences on rodent study results, environmental enrichment stands out as a promising route to some short-term wins.
February 27, 2017 3:04 pm
Bruce W. Kennedy, Jeff Zynda, Roy Hoglund, Jori Leszczynski, Ethan Hildebrand, and Jim Cox
The impact of natural resource utilization is not consistent across the country (or the world). Weather and climate conditions are in a state of flux.
February 27, 2017 3:27 pm
Mark A Raymond, LATg
What do you do when your supervisor asks you to formulate a plan to retrotfit an existing barrier facility with a new sterilizer?
January 31, 2017 4:50 pm
Cholawat Pacharinsak and Jennifer C. Smith
In many instances, individuals performing such research are charged with broad responsibilities, including the performance of technical procedures that directly or indirectly require anesthesia or pain management. This complexity can challenge researchers, scientists, veterinarians, or technicians.
January 31, 2017 4:57 pm
Elizabeth Doughman
Working in a gnotobiotics program makes everyday life in the vivarium look like a walk in the park. Every aspect requires attention to detail, from cage change to routine cleaning of walls and floors
January 31, 2017 5:07 pm
John Sancenito
The lobby of any building is the buffer between the public and private areas. Discounting the importance of this area may put the safety and security of an entire organization at risk.
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