Welcome to NCAB AALAS
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.
PLEASE JOIN US IN CONGRATULATING THE
NEW ELECTED 2017 NCAB OFFICERS!
DAVID MALLON – TREASURER- ELECT
ERIKA WILTROUT – PRESIDENT - ELECT
Thank you to all that voted!
NCAB Professional Development Workshop - 10 Things That Require Zero Talent
A perfect opportunity to network and get tips on advancing in your career. NCAB proudly presents Mr. Samir Balala, an accomplished manager with over 17 years of experience. Mr. Balala will be giving a talk on "10 things That Require Zero Talent." There will also be opportunities to participate in mini-mock interviews and have one-on-one resume consultations with professionals in the field, so please bring your resumes.
When: May 18th, 2017
Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Where: Silver Spring Civic Building
1 Veterans Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Samir Balala, has a B.S. from the University of Maryland, with RLATG and CMAR credentials. He served in the U.S. Army as an Animal Care Specialist stationed at The United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID). In 2000, he joined the NIH as a contract facility manager for Division of Veterinary Resource (DVR) for a primate facility and later rodent facility. In 2012, he joined NIAID as a Facility Manager and then as a NIAID Deputy Program Manager. Samir is currently serving as a Facility Specialist at the NIHAC at Poolesville and teaches at Montgomery College.
Save the Date!
2017 NCAB Seminar will be held
September 13th and 14th, 2017!!
~More information to come~