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6 12, 2017

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, […]

30 06, 2016

Winner of the the Rabbi Paul Levenson Award for 2016.

levensonAward2016The Mass. Society for Medical Research is pleased to announce that Dr. Ralph Schoemann is the winner of the the Rabbi Paul Levenson Award for 2016.

At organizations that perform animal research, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is responsible for reviewing research protocols and evaluating […]

26 06, 2016

MSMR’s 25th Annual Student Competition Winners

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MSMR’s 25th Annual Student Competition

January 5 – May 9, 2016

Reflecting What A Year! A Year of Science Discoveries

A Student Essay, Poster or Webpage Competition !

Our winners were announced and awarded at the MSMR Annual Meeting of […]

8 04, 2016

The 2016 Annual Meeting of Members

The 2016 Annual Meeting of Members will feature our Business Meeting in the morning followed by our Luncheon, Awards and Keynote.

Dr BhatiaThe Special Honoree this year is Dr. Sangeeta Bhatia of MIT

Sangeeta N. Bhatia, MD, Ph., is a biological engineer and professor at the Massachusetts […]

1 02, 2016

25th Annual Student Competition: Results announced June 24, 2016

All middle- and high-school students in New England were invited to enter MSMR’s Student Competition.

studentsThe students adopt the role of reporter for a news service that delivers information about research breakthroughs to teenage science students. You learn about a particularly interesting breakthrough and submit an Essay, […]

9 12, 2015

Special On-Line Training for IACUC Members

IACUCTrainingCoverPage_000MSMR offers our exclusive On-LineTraining Program for IACUC Members, with a special focus on Community (Non-affiliated) Members. Study in the comfort of your own home.

This is a 6-week semi-self-paced course with live instructor office hours and weekly homework.

Registration for the January 2016 session is now open. […]

9 12, 2015

What A Year! Science that’s happening now!

mineexplosionWhat A Year! spends every day reading through scientific journals, conference programs and science websites to find the best breakthroughs on which to report.

Science is Everywhere!

Want to learn about a nano-tattoo that may someday replace repeated finger sticks for people with diabetes? Or why hibernating bears […]

8 12, 2015

APS Life Sciences Teaching Resource

lifesci-highresMSMR is a Partner in the APS Life Sciences Teaching Resource Community. There are thousands of teaching resources for K – 16, grad school and medical school, ranging from individual images to entire syllabi. All are peer reviewed.

8 12, 2015

World Veterinary Assocation

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The World Continuing Education Alliance (WCEA) is pleased to announce the launch of the World Veterinary Association (WVA) Education Network. The WVA network is the largest educational resource ever compiled for veterinary professionals. Leading experts from around the world, including faculty from top veterinary schools, […]

8 12, 2015

Two good new materials from FBR

The colleagues at Foundation for Biomedical Research have just released the updated versions of two of their best educational materials – Fact vs Myth: The essential need for animals in biomedical research and Proud Achievements of Animal Research. You can download and print them out.