Veterinary Service Center In the department of Comparative Medicine.

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Animal Care

Excellent Service


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Cholawat Pacharinsak,

Veterinary Anesthesiologist

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The Veterinary Service Center (VSC) at Stanford University provides Laboratory Animal Care and is administered by the Department of Comparative Medicine. The laboratory animal care program at Stanford University is fully accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).

Our vision: To pioneer in laboratory animal care, driving research innovations from bench to bedside.

Our mission: Quality Animal Care. Excellent Service

The Veterinary Oath

"Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare, the prevention and relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge."

DeVere Charron receiving the Ron Orta Humanitarian Award

DeVere Charron receiving the Ron Orta Humanitarian Award at the District 8 AALAS Meeting 2014

Dr. Sherril Green Sherril Green, DVM, PhD Professor and Chair, Director of VSC

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Animal Research: Reporting of In Vivo Experiments

We support the ARRIVE guidelines

Modular Healthcare category at the 2014 World of Modular Convention
CMP Modular Building Award of Distinction
at the 2014 World of Modular Convention
Felicia Gentile
Felicia Gentile
Associate Director,
Business Operations
2011 Inspiring Change
Leadership Award
Stanford University
School of Medicine

Joseph Garner, DPhil Joseph Garner
Associate Professor
AALAS 2012 Bhatt Young Investigator's Award

Albert Romero holding Laboratory Animal Technician 2012 year award Albert Romero
Laboratory Animal
Technician of the Year Award
For outstanding performance
in Laboratory Animal Care

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