Society activities

CroLASA provides professional and scientific support to the laboratory animal science by:

  • organizing congresses, symposia, counselling, lectures and other forms of Society members gathering
  • organizing meetings of Society members with other scientific and professional staff
  • organizing various courses aimed at specific training of biomedical scientists who work with laboratory animals
  • cooperating with teaching organizations in the field of laboratory animal science
  • linking domestic and foreign experts to foster the research with the aim of replacing the work with laboratory animals with other relevant techniques


  • with Regulatory Agencies (Ministry of Agriculture, Veterinary and Food Safety Directorate, Ministry of Science and Education, Ministry of Health, Croatian Agency for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices)
  • with Institutes (Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Croatian Institute for Brain Research, Institute for Medical Research, Veterinary Institute, Institute for Oceanography, Immunological Institute, Croatian Institute for Public Health)
  • with Universities (Osijek, Rijeka, Split, Zagreb)
  • with Research Centres
  • with Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies

The Croatian Laboratory Animal Science Association is a member of the Croatian Natural Science Association and the Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations (FELASA).