The Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians is an emerging group focused on National recognition through training and certification for veterinary technicians in the field of laboratory animal medicine. It is the mission of SLAVT to enhance animal welfare; sharing of clinical, surgical and technical ideas amongst it membership, continuing education, and professional networking among laboratory animal technicians. We encourage your outreach and participation, and ask that you contact us and get involved with this very important mission.
IN THE NEWS
IN THE NEWS
President's Message 2014
SLAVT would like to recognize all Laboratory Animal Technicians across the globe for their compassion and dedication to animal welfare and quality science!
SLAVT Meeting Schedule 2014:
No Meetings are scheduled for the remainder of the year.
OCTOBER 27 - 31, 2013
Onward and Upward for SLAVT in 2013
Veterinary Technicians got involved this year in Baltimore at several SLAVT supported events, including the SLAVT Meet-and-Greet , Panel Discussion on Credentialed Vet Techs in Lab Animal Science, CTAD Vet Tech Area Program, and the SLAVT General Meeting.
The SLAVT Governing Board (below) would like to thank the SLAVT General Membership for everyone's participation to help raise awareness of the value and need of qualified Veterinary Technicians in the fields of Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine.
Introducing Your New SLAVT Officers for 2014
Jefferson Clinton - President Elect
Summer Boyd - Member-at-Large
Stephan Cital - Member-at-Large
Chrystal Montgomery - Member-at-Large
BECOME A MEMBER OF SLAVT! SLAVT is actively hosting a membership drive. The membership application is now available on the member resources page! Sign up today!
New York Times reports on expected job growth in various career disciplines. Look at the projections for Veterinary Technicians!