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Animal Law Review Symposium: Animal Experimentation: Current Welfare Policy, Socio-Legal Implications, and Avenues for Reform

Date: 10:00am - 4:30pm PST February 17, 2017 Location: Erskine B. Wood Hall

Erskine B. Wood Hall

We are pleased to announce the 6th Annual Animal Law Review Symposium. This year’s Symposium features some of the leading voices in the law of animal experimentation. Topics include the Practice of Biomedical Research; Frontiers in Chemical Testing; Litigation & the Retiring of Research Animals; Ethical & Moral Implications; and more.

Our Speakers Include:

  • Sarah Baeckler Davis, President and CEO of Project Chimps
  • Ryan Gordon, General Counsel for the Beagle Freedom Projected and ARME (Animal Rescue, Media & Education), and Associate Attorney for Radcliffe & Saiki law firm
  • Jeff Brown, Biologics Research Associate for Regulatory Testing at PETA
  • Kathy Hessler, Clinical Professor of Law and Animal Law Clinic Director at Lewis & Clark Law School
  • Russ Mead, Adjunct Professor at Lewis & Clark Law School, Attorney for Allen & Mead law firm, and General Counsel of the Animal Law Coalition
  • Kristie Sullivan, Vice President of Research Policy with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
  • A Panel of Speakers from OHSU 


Event Cost

Student Admission $12.00 ($13.41 w/service fee)
General Admission $15.00 ($16.52 w/service fee)
Special Admission for CLE $50.00 ($52.74 w/service fee)
- For attorneys newly admitted (<5 years) or working in public interest
General Admission for CLE $75.00 ($78.62 w/service fee)
- For attorneys seeking CLE credits

Event Contact

Taylor Benson,

Animal Law Review

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