Management Consultant and Senior Scientific Advisor, National Association for Biomedical ResearchDr. B. Taylor Bennett, DVM, PhD, DACLAM, DACAW obtained his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University and his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois Medical School. He currently serves as the Senior Scientific Advisor for the National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR). He spent 36 years at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) overseeing their animal care and use program. The last ten of those years he served as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Resources where he was responsible for 14 campus wide core research support services. Dr. Bennett has been active in a variety of professional organizations and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Scientist Center for Animal Welfare and as Chair of the Board of the ASLAP Foundation.
Director, Animal Welfare Operations, USDA, APHIS, Animal CareRobert M. Gibbens, DVM, Director Animal Welfare Operations, USDA, APHIS, Animal Care -Bachelors Degree, Zoology, 1980, Oklahoma State University -DVM, 1984, Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine -Small animal practice in Oklahoma -With USDA since 1990 -VMO for Animal Care in Utah -Field Supervisor for Animal Care -Regional Director of the Western Region for Animal Care since 1997-2014 -Director, Animal Welfare Operations, 2014-present.
Program Management Track
Breakout Sessions – Series E
Saturday, April 2
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Management Consultant and Senior Scientific Advisor, National Association for Biomedical Research
Director, Animal Welfare Operations, USDA, APHIS, Animal Care
This interactive session will review the components of a program for effectively managing the USDA inspection process, as well as provide insight into assuring compliance in frequently cited areas. During this session, faculty and attendees will: