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FELASA Laboratory Animal Science Course on Primates

May 13th, 2019 to May 17th, 2019
Göttingen, Germany

Animal Models And Methods, Primate, Neuroscience / Cognitive Science

About the Event

The next FELASA accredited „Laboratory Animal Science Course on Primates“ , takes place from the 13 – 17 April 2019 (onsite course; e-learning from 10 April - 8 May 2019).

Course Content:

The content of the FELASA accredited course is in accordance with the Education and Training Framework of the EU Directive 201/63/EU. It covers the functions A (Persons carrying out animal experiments) and B (Persons responsible for directing animal experiments) and the recent FELASA Guidelines.

Course structure:

E-Learning Activated from 10th April– 8th of May 2019 Content: National legislation; ethics, animal welfare and the 3Rs; basic and appropriate biology of primates; primate care, health and management; recognition of pain, suffering and distress in primates, humane methods of killing in lab animals Platform: Our E-Learning is integrated in the platform. Only course participants will be able to access respective contents

Online-Exam: Your participation in the e-learning will be controlled by an online multiple-choice exam

On-site course 13 – 17 May 2019 Location: German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen, Germany

Content: Primate Handling and Training (theory and practice*) Minimally Invasive Procedures in Primate Research – Insights from Neurosciences, Infection Biology and Stem Cell Research (theory) Measuring Behavior (theory and practice*) Ethics, Animal Welfare and the 3Rs Design of procedures and projects – Insights from Infection Biology and Neurosciences Good laboratory practice Biometry and Biostatistics in Laboratory Animal Science Legal Issues and Responsibilities

On-site Exam: Multiple-choice exam

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