Advocacy and Outreach: Organizations + Resources

There are many outreach and advocacy organizations in the field of biomedical research. Visit their sites and learn more about animal care in research.

Americans for Medical Progress

AMP provides accurate and incisive information to foster a balanced public debate on the animal research issue.

National Biomedical Research Association

Founded in 1979, the National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR) provides the unified voice for the scientific community on legislative and regulatory matters affecting laboratory animal research. 

The American Physiological Society

The American Physiological Society  (APS) is a nonprofit devoted to fostering education, scientific research, and dissemination of information in the physiological sciences.

Society for Neuroscience

The Society for Neuroscience is the world’s largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to understanding the brain and nervous system. 


Society of Toxicology

The Society of Toxicology's mission is to create a safer and healthier world by advancing the science and increasing the impact of toxicology.

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

The FASEB advances health and welfare by promoting progress and education in biological and biomedical sciences through service to our member societies and collaborative advocacy.

Foundation for Biomedical Research

The Foundation for Biomedical Research is America’s most experienced, trusted and effective nonprofit dedicated to improving human and animal health by promoting public understanding and support for biomedical research.

California Society for Biomedical Research

The California Society for Biomedical Research is dedicated to improving human and animal health by promoting public understanding and support for medical research and discovery through lifescience education and outreach. 

States United for Biomedical Research

SUBR is the network of nonprofit associations who have joined forces to promote health through science and education.