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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public HealthCAAT

Symposium on Social Housing of Laboratory Animals

May 1-5, 2017
The Centers for Disease Control
Atlanta, GA

The conference will begin with two days of didactic content, interactive discussion, and problem-solving regarding the methods of social housing common laboratory species.  Day two of this symposium will concentrate on nonhuman primates and also serve as the opening of a 3.5-day interactive workshop focusing on the same.  Participants may register for the 2-day symposium held at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the nonhuman primate hands-on workshop held at the Yerkes Field Station, or both.  Participation in the hands-on workshop is limited, so those interested in attending are encouraged to register as soon as possible to ensure a spot.

Meeting sponsors:

  • Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing (CAAT)
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Department of Molecular and Comparative Pathobiology
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Yerkes National Primate Research Center 
  • Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, NIH
  • APHIS and AWIC, USDA

Sponsor and Exhibitor Information

All sponsors and exhibitors will receive one free registration to the Symposium.

Exhibitors: $400

Signature Sponsor opportunities (with recognition):

  • Lunch on Monday or Tuesday: $1250
  • Breakfast on Monday or Tuesday: $750
  • Morning coffee breaks: $500
  • Afternoon refreshment breaks: $500

To become a sponsor or exhibitor, click here to register no later than April 21, 2017.