Become a Member!

Membership in the Mid-South Branch AALAS shall be open to any persons, institutions or commercial organizations involved with the production, care, study, and use of laboratory animals.  

Benefits of Membership:

By becoming a member of the local Mid-South branch of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (MSAALAS) presents many opportunities for growth, goal attainment, and making a commitment to the lab animal field. Here are a few:

  • Continuing education platform for your organization that involves professional speakers, various research topics, and motivational and team building activities

  • Professional development for individuals at your respective institutions through discounted registration at our spring and fall branch meetings

  • Access to the “Members Only” portion of our website

  • Face-to-face time with various vendors to become more knowledgeable about the products and services provided to the laboratory animal research field

  • Opportunities for networking with members of branch facilities

  • Local job opportunity announcements

  • Volunteering opportunities

 

Note: Participation in Mid-South Branch AALAS events provides continuing education credits towards your AALAS Technician Certification and CMAR Registries!

 

Mid-South AALAS 2020 Member Institutions

Keesler Air Force Base                                           St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital                    University of Alabama at Birmingham

Memphis Bioworks Foundation                               TN College of Applied Technology, Memphis          University of Memphis

Mississippi State University                                     TriMetis                                                                   University of Mississippi  

Southern Research                                                 Tuskegee University                                                University of South Alabama   

Southwest Tennessee Community College             University of Alabama                                             University of TN Health Science Center     

Commercial/Vendor Membership:

Commercial/vendor membership includes:

  1. One year membership (Jan-Dec) for up to 2 representatives

  2. Business card posted on the Vendor page of the Branch website

  • ­Level 1:  Membership only…………………………..... $100

 

  • Level 2:  Membership + table at Spring Mtg ……...... $150

                     (Birmingham, AL)

 

  • Level 3:  Membership + table at Fall Mtg........….......  $150

                     (Memphis, TN)

 

  • Level 4:  Membership + tables at both meetings….....$300

Individual and Institutional Membership:

Individual membership ……………………...............  $10

Institutional membership:  

     1 – 10 members ……………..……………..........  $ 80

                                                              

     11 – 25 members ………………..……...............  $150

                                                               

     25 +  members …………………………..............  $300

Membership Forms and Payment Options

  • Online Application Form - Click link below to complete your application. Upon "submitting" your form, payment options (check or credit card) will be provided. Simply choose your payment method and pay accordingly.

  • Printable Application Forms - Select appropriate form below, complete, and mail (with check) to address listed on form.

  • Payment Options - If you missed the payment options while completing your application form above, you may use the options below for paying your membership fees.

                                                                                                              Check (payable to MSAALAS):

                                                                                                              LaJuana Durbin, MSB Treasurer

                                                                                                              Southern Research

                                  Note: $2.50 surcharge on all credit card transactions             2000 9th Ave S

                                                                                                              Birmingham, AL 35205