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The Appalachian Branch of AALAS is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3 educational

association chartered under the laws of the State of Tennessee. We are affiliated

with the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS™) and one

of five Branches in AALAS District 4. We are dedicated to the advancement of

laboratory animal science primarily through education, training, and information

exchange. The ultimate goal being improvement of both human and animal

health. In concert with this aim is the enhancement and development of the

careers of our technical support staff members.

The Appalachian Branch of AALAS is comprised of nearly 200 individual, institutional and commercial members. We are geographically located in middle and east Tennessee, covering Nashville to Knoxville and the Tri-Cities. Our primary institutions include; Vanderbilt University, the University of Tennessee, East Tennessee State University, the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Meharry Medical College and Lincoln Memorial University.  Membership is not regionally restricted and anyone professionally concerned with the production, care, and study of laboratory animals is welcome to join.


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