In the event of an attack, SfN and others can offer support.
SfN's stands behind the position that both basic and clinical research in many areas of biomedical research cannot continue without the use of animals in research. If being targeted by animal rights activists, members should contact SfN's Policy & Advocacy department for prompt assistance.
Support from SfN and Others
- Animal Welfare Information Center (USDA)
- Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (National Academy of Sciences)
- Office for Human Research Protections (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
- Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (National Institutes of Health)