Animal Welfare Symposium

This is an annual program of contemporary animal welfare considerations presented by international and local speakers.

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Animal Technicians Week

This annual celebration in November recognises animal technicians for their essential contribution as members of the research team that are responsible for providing compassionate attention to the animals in their care.

Institutions are invited to join us in taking the time to offer special recognition to those hardworking individuals. ANZLAA has allocated funds to support these special recognition events.  State organised events and activities are encouraged.
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NZ Branch Conference

If you want to be involved with a small, intimate group of dedicated animal care personnel while having a great time in New Zealand this conference is for you. The presentations are aimed towards animal technicians, facility mangers, researchers and whoever else is interested in learning about improved lab animal husbandry and practice. Click here to register.
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ANZLAA Conference

This is by far the biggest event of the year. With amazing venues, fantastic presentations from local and international speakers and a wide range of vendors to talk to you about the latest technology in the lab animal industry. This conference gives you the chance to network and form connections with other people in the industry.

Click here to go to the Conference website.

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One of the primary aims of ANZLAA is to promote continuing professional development for those working with animals in research and teaching. One of the ways in which ANZLAA promotes this is by offering grants or scholarships designed to assist our member’s access to educational or other further professional development opportunities that they may not otherwise be able to take advantage of.
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Upcoming events

    • 11 Sep 2018
    • 14 Sep 2018
    • Venue advised in confirmation email

    The 2018 ANZLAA Conference will be held from Tuesday 11 - Friday 14 September 2018 in Melbourne.

    Registrations now open!

    Early Bird fees apply to registrations received and paid in full by 30 June 2018.  Following this date Standard fees apply. All registration fees & social function ticket prices are in Australian Dollars - GST inclusive.

    Abstract Submission
    Our members and industry colleagues presenting at our annual conferences is a major component of our ongoing

    We are seeking submissions which align with our conference theme in the following three categories:

    • 30 minute oral presentation
    • 15 minute oral presentation (no questions from audience)
    • Poster Presentations

    Abstract Terms & Conditions

    • The submission closing date is 14 May 2018. 
    • The decision of the review panel is final. 
    • If successful in being accepted, you will be required to register for the conference

    Click here
     to access abstract submission information.

    Call for papers close on Monday, 14 May 2018.

    To download the program, please click here and login
    Visit the conference website by clicking here.

    If you have any difficulties, or concerns, navigating this system, please contact Danielle Fitzsimmons at: 0419 635 977 OR for immediate assistance.

Past Events

20 Jun 2018 NZ Branch Winter Meeting
10 May 2018 Animal Welfare Symposium
03 May 2017 New Zealand Branch Meeting
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