A great article for those of you who are wondering if this is what I want and what will it do for me professionally…

This article needs to be updated to include new specialties that were established in 2016/2017. will have the entire list

 The Benefits of a Vet Tech Specialist



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The Academy of Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technicians and Nurses would like to congratulate our two newest members, Julie Avalos RVT from Cedar Sinai and Deborah Calantropio RVT a private contractor, on passing their specialist exam in Traditional Lab Animal Species Nursing!!

This is a huge accomplishment only made possible by the support of our community at AALAS, ACLAM, ALSAP, NAVTA and the AVMA.

Current ALAVTN 2018 Application packets are now posted on the website

We will be accepting applications for all categories for the 2018 cycle.
You may only apply for one category at a time. AALAS membership and
credentials must be up to date. This is an excellent way to elevate your
career as we are supported by NAVTA, AVMA, AALAS, ACLAM and ASLAP.

Application submission deadline: April 1st, 2018 at 12am PST. Acceptance
or denial emails will be sent: July 1st, 2018.  Please note that the deadline has been moved for 2018.  Starting in 2019, the deadline will be Jan., 1st.