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NABR Update – August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019 Research Animal Adoption Bill Introduced in Senate The AFTER Act, S. 2322, has been introduced in the Senate by Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), Sen. Martha McSally (R-AZ), Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI). Similar to the version introduced in the House, H.R. 2897, the bill would amend the Animal Welfare Act to […]

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NABR Update June 20, 2019

  June 20, 2019 House Appropriations Language Would Cut Off VA Canine Research: Sign on to Letter by Mon, June 24 The House Appropriations Committee has approved an FY2020 VA funding billthat would eliminate funding for all Category D and E canine research at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The language reads as follows: […]

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House Labor HHS Issue Report Language onRetirement of Primates in Intramural NIH Research

House Labor HHS Issue Report Language on Retirement of Primates in Intramural NIH Research On April 30, the House Appropriations Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS-Education) Subcommittee advanced by voice vote a draft text of its fiscal 2020 spending bill. Today, the full House Appropriations Committee released a report on the fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education […]

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In Memoriam – Gavril Pasternak Ph.D.

The CPDD Executive Office regrets to inform you of the passing of another distinguished member, Dr. Gavril Pasternak. Our condolences go out to his family and friends. The Memorial Sloan Kettering community mourns the loss of Gavril Pasternak, MD, PhD, who dedicated his career as a physician and scientist to improving pain management for cancer […]

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In Memoriam – Dr. Conan Kornetsky

Sorry to send more sad news but Dr. Kornetsky passed away on Friday. I sent a message to the list but not sure when it will go out since the staff is on vacation. Just giving you a heads-up. OBITUARY Dr. Conan Kornetsky Conan Kornetsky, age 92, of Newton, formerly of Lexington, passed away peacefully […]

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