- Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care
UGA is accredited by AAALAC, a private, nonprofit organization that promotes the humane treatment of animals in science through voluntary accreditation and assessment programs.
- The American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
The ACLAM advances the humane care and responsible use of laboratory animals through board certification of veterinary specialists, professional development, education and research.
- American Society of Laboratory Animal Practitioners
ASLAP provides scientific information among lab animal veterinarians, promotes training in the field of laboratory animal practice at all levels, encourages development of knowledge in laboratory animal practice, acts as a spokesperson for laboratory animal practitioners within the AVMA House of Delegates, and represents our common interests and concerns to the scientists and the public.
- University Research Animal Resources
URAR’s mission is to provide and promote optimal laboratory animal care and use as well as high-quality support services through professional management, education, and training.
- Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
IACUC conducts animal care facility site visits, evaluates programs of animal care, reviews animal use proposals and ensures through staff development activities that people who work with laboratory animals are appropriately trained.