The Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy (HSISP) works to advance the application of scientific and technical analysis and expertise to animal welfare issues and policy questions worldwide, and to reinforce the importance of animal welfare science as a credible and valid field of inquiry. The HSISP is sustained by The HSUS's own core group of academic, scientific, and technical experts in animal welfare, as well as outside scientists and others in the field.
Kellogg Conference Center at Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C., March 17-18, 2014
The Science of Animal Thinking and Emotion will be a thought-provoking conference on the cognitive abilities of non-human species. Please join us as our speakers and other symposium participants discuss biological, practical, legal, and institutional challenges and opportunities for the science of animal cognition in the 21st century.
March 1, 2013