Animal Program Coordinator Office of the Vice President for Research, Colorado State University, USABiography
Denise Ostmeyer is the Animal Program Coordinator at Colorado State University, where her primary focus is training. She offers routine and specialized training for all personnel who work with lab. animals at the University. She is also involved with the Lab. Animal Technology program at Front Range Community College as adjunct faculty, advisory board member and IACUC committee member. She is an active member of AALAS, having held several positions with the Mile High Branch, and is currently serving on the national Committee on Technician Awareness and Development. Denise has held a variety of lab. animal positions including Veterinary Technician, Supervisor, Trainer, IACUC Coordinator and Post Approval Monitor, as well as working in private veterinary practice, wildlife management and rehabilitation.