Committees:

If you are interested in joining one or more of the committees please fill out and submit this form:
LAMA Committee form

Awards Committee
The Awards Committee reviews nomination packets and selects recipients for these annual awards: Charles River Medallion, U. Kristina Stephens and William O. Umiker.

CMAR Committee
The CMAR Committee is a joint entity with AALAS.  This group oversees all aspects of the CMAR designation.

Education and Training Committee
The Education and Training Committee oversees all educational activities of LAMA outside of the LAMA/ATA annual meeting.

Financial Oversight Committee
This committee oversees the financial management of LAMA to include: financial policies, performance monitoring, budgeting, and investment policy.

Membership Committee
The Membership Committee consists of members throughout the country and internationally to serve as point persons for membership recruitment.

Policies and Procedures Committee
The Policies and Procedures Committee is responsible for keeping the LAMA Leadership Manual current by incorporating any changes approved by the Board of Directors.

Program Committee
The Program Committee develops and supervises learning opportunities for the membership. Special emphasis is given to the LAMA/ATA annual meeting.

Public Relations Committee
The Public Relations Committee makes information available to the membership and the general public about the Association, management issues and the field of laboratory animal care and use.  It is also responsible for monitoring and updating the website: www.lama-online.org.

Publications Committee
The Publications Committee is responsible for publishing the LAMA Review.

Strategic Planning Committee
The Strategic Planning Committee consists of the immediate Past President, President, Vice President, Vice President-elect, Treasurer and Executive Director.  The committee is charged with developing and monitoring progress of the Association’s strategic plan.