WBAALAS is the Washington branch of the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) which is dedicated to promoting responsible laboratory animal care. Our membership includes people and institutions statewide that are professionally concerned with the production, care, welfare and study of laboratory animals. We promote fellowship and cooperation among people interested in the mission and philosophy of AALAS and provide a forum for these professionals to meet and discuss the important issues they regularly encounter and recognize leaders in humane animal research methods.

By providing education and support for members of the Washington State research community, our organization strives to create a better quality of life for essential laboratory animals.


09/08/2014 - Training Oppurtunity presented by ErgoFit Consulting

ErgoFit Consulting is offering a training session on:  Train the Evaluator: Office Ergonomic Screens©, to keep your employees healthy, productive, and engaged! This 18-hour course is designed to teach in-house Human Resources, Safety, Industrial Hygiene, and Facilities personnel how to conduct office ergonomic screens and basic early interventions to prevent or reverse early cumulative trauma. […]
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FBR Media Nominated for 2014 Emmy® Award
“Rusty’s Story” is an FBR Media documentary about one family’s harrowing journey with Huntington’s disease and medicine’s decades-long search for a cure.
WASHINGTON — FBR Media announced today “Rusty’s Story,” the first episode in the second season of its television series Bench to Bedside™, has been nominated for a 2014 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award in the health/science special category. Executive producers Paul McKellips and Frankie Trull, director/producer/writer Liz Hodge, director of photography Josh Gibson, editor/writer Ben Howard and graphic artist Robert Newton are nominated. FBR Media has received nine Emmy® nominations for its Bench to Bedside™ TV series.


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