Animals in Research

Discover how the AAN endorses the appropriate and responsible use of animals in scientific research.

Neurology® Podcast: The Animal Research War

A September 22, 2009, Neurology® podcast segment includes an interview with Ted M. Burns, MD, and David Q. Beversdorf, MD, with P. Michael Conn, MD, about his 2008 book The Animal Research War. 


Animals in Research: FAQ

Significance. Concerns. Fact & Fallacies. Get answers to your questions about animals in neurologic research.


Non-human Primates in Research

In 2016, the AAN partnered with the Foundation for Biomedical Research, Society for Neuroscience, and other notable organizations that represent research and research careers to discuss the critical role of non-human primate research. The result of the collaboration is the white paper, The Critical Role of Nonhuman Primates in Medical Research.


Animal Care Resource Guide

The updated Animal Care Resources Guide clarifies, interprets and provides examples of how regulated entities can comply with existing Animal Welfare Act regulations.