National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN)
APHIS Announces Farm Bill Funding to Support Animal Disease Prevention and Management.
National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN) Enhancements supported by FARM BILL 2018!
For 2019, APHIS will make available up to $10 million in Farm Bill funding to be divided between NAHLN and the newly formed National Animal Disease Preparedness and Response Program (NADPRP) based on the quality of proposed projects. The NAHLN funding opportunity announcement can be viewed through the link above for more information on how to submit a proposal to support NAHLN enhancements in the following areas: Increase Animal Disease Testing Capability and Capacity in NAHLN laboratories; Enhance Biosafety and Biosecurity in NAHLN laboratories; Enhance Electronic Messaging capabilities in NAHLN laboratories; and Increase Emergency Preparedness in NAHLN laboratories.
Learn more about the organization, mission, and vision of the NAHLN.
View VS Program diseases under NAHLN's scope, a list of NAHLN SOPs, information on NAHLN's IT and secure messaging, plus recent training and preparedness activities.
View lists of approved NAHLN laboratories, plus requirements for membership in the NAHLN and information about being a NAHLN lab.
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Surveillance and Preparedness Efforts
NAHLN laboratories perform targeted surveillance and response testing for both endemic and foreign animal diseases.
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