HSUS 2020 Russell and Burch award nominations

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is once again soliciting nominations for the Russell and Burch award. The 2020 award will be presented at the 11th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences, which takes place on August 23 to 27 in Maastricht, the Netherlands. HSUS welcomes nominations of scientists who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of alternative methods in the areas of research, testing or higher education for the Russell and Burch Award. The award is named in honor of William Russell and Rex Burch, the scientists who formulated the Three Rs approach of replacement, reduction and refinement. The award recognizes those who have played an important role in limiting the use and suffering of animals in laboratories.

If you would like to nominate a scientist to be considered for the 2020 Russell and Burch award, please read this web announcement for details on how to do so. All nominations should be submitted by April 10th, 2020. The HSUS looks forward to receiving your nominations!

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