Director, Office of Animal Welfare, Ethics and Strategy, GlaxoSmithKlineBiography
Mary Ann Vasbinder, DVM, DACLAM works in the Office Animal Welfare, Ethics and Strategy at GlaxoSmithKline in King of Prussia, PA. She is responsible for the team providing oversight of animal studies conducted on behalf of GSK external to the company. The other piece of her work includes strategic planning for national advocacy efforts through work with organizations such as the IQ Institutional Official Consortium (IOC), Americans for Medical Progress, One Health Research and collaborations with European and Asian partners. Mary Ann received her veterinary degree from the University of Florida in 1995. She attended a residency training program at North Carolina State University from 1995-1997. She served as the Attending Veterinarian at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for the Research Triangle Park program from 2006-2010. Her professional interests lie in animal housing, global animal care and use programs, animal behavior, enrichment, training and advancement of US 3Rs strategies.