Organized in 1961, the National Capital Area Branch (NCAB) of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science is the local affiliate of AALAS. NCAB has grown into a major educational organization promoting improvements in the humane care and use of laboratory animals and the advancements of laboratory animal science.

The NCAB serves the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.


Exhibitor Registration is NOW OPEN for NCAB Seminar 2016!

Registration deadline August 1st, 2016


We are now accepting poster abstracts for the NCAB AALAS Seminar!

Seminar dates: Sept. 14-15, 2016

Abstract submission deadline: July 1, 2016


-Check out our Awards section under the 'Get involved' Tab. New information about the Lab Product Technician Award.


-TriBranch Symposium

June 6-8, 2016

Tropicana Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ

Abstract/Poster submission deadline has been extended. Click on the buttons below for more information.


Charles River Laboratories is offering the short course again!! 

June 27th-30th, 2016 in Providence, RI