POSTER COMPETITION

2018 MSMR ENRICHMENT SYMPOSIUM POSTER COMPETITION

APRIL 27, 2018

BOSTON PARK PLAZA
50 PARK PLAZA at ARLINGTON STREET
Boston, MA

Subject: We are seeking colorful and informative posters covering aspects of enrichment used with any laboratory animal species. Accepted posters will be displayed at the TENTH Annual MSMR Enrichment Symposium: All Creatures Big and Small … Animal Enrichment in a Laboratory Environment on April 27, 2018.

The poster award recipient(s) will demonstrate how (a) enrichment concepts are utilized, (b) living environments are enhanced, (c) research is positively impacted with welfare improvements, and/or (d) stress is reduced in the laboratory animals. This critical information must be conveyed in a clear, concise and professional manner. The poster cannot be for commercial advertisement or soliciting sales of a product.

Poster Size: 2’ x 3’ Submit as PDFs: winners will be asked to provide a version mounted on foam board for display at the Symposium

Submission details: Posters should be submitted as PDF files in two versions: […]

SAVE THE DATE – TENTH ANNUAL Enrichment Symposium

SAVE THE DATE – TENTH ANNUAL Enrichment Symposium

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - April 27 @ 5:00 pm

Love, Care, Progress!

Our friends at Americans for Medical Progress recently premiered “Love, Care, Progress!,” a new video highlighting the importance of animals in research and the high standards of care they receive. In it, research professionals – including a trainer, scientist, animal behaviorist, surgical manager and veterinarian – talk about caring for the animals in their charge, and their pride in the progress made possible in studies with these animals.