Congresses and Events

  • The 2018 scientific conference will be in Barcelona, 15-17 October 2018. Co-sponsors include SECAL, ESLAV, and AAALAC.

  • The 2017 LAVA-ESLAV-ECLAM Conference on Reproducibility of Animal Studies was held in Edinburgh, Scotland on September 25-26, 2017. 

  • Our colleagues at ESLAV are producing a webinar series open to all ESLAV members.

  1. If you missed Axel Kornerup-Hansen's presentation entitled 'The Impact of the Microbiota on Animal Models', held on 29 May 2017, you can now watch it HERE.

  2. Janet Rodgers' presentation on Evidence-Based Veterinary Medicine is HERE.

  3. Don Broom: Animal Welfare Concepts and Assessment is HERE.

  4. Diane Brown: Haematology Beyond the Numbers is HERE.

  5. Cheryl Scudamore: Making the Most of Histopathology is HERE.

  6. Javier Guillén: Role of the Designated Veterinarian is HERE.

  • Understanding Animal Research has developed a website containing video tours and interviews with technicians and scientists at four UK animal research facilities: the Pribright Institute, Bristol University, MRC Harwell, and the University of Oxford. See the tour at

  • The Secretariat maintains a Google calendar of meetings and educational opportunities. Please send any suggestions to