All those with an interest in the ethical use and care of animals in science are invited to join us in Saskatoon for the CCAC National Workshop on Saturday, June 3, 2017.
In collaboration with the University of Saskatchewan and with the FRAME Training School in Experimental Design (to be held from May 31 to June 2, 2017), this event will be the perfect opportunity for learning and networking.
Be sure to mark June 3, 2017 in your calendars, and stay tuned for more information coming in early 2017!
September 26, 2016
Efficient Breeding of Genetically Engineered Animals.
The Home Office, responsible for overseeing animal-based research in the UK has developed an Assessment Framework to assist institutions consider how best to manage efficient breeding of genetically-engineered animals.
September 19, 2016
The Design of Animal Experiments: Reducing the use of animals in research through better experimental design
The Second Edition of this publication on experimental design is now available. Revised by the original authors, Michael Festing et al., The Design of Animal Experiments is intended for all research scientists who use laboratory animals, with the aim of helping them to design their own experiments more effectively and/or to improve their ability to communicate with professional statisticians when necessary.
September 12, 2016
In 2013, the NC3Rs and Newcastle University co-hosted a workshop on the welfare implications of different euthanasia methods for mice, rats and zebrafish. The recently published report presents a summary of findings presented at the meeting, an overview of the current (2016) understanding of the welfare impact of various euthanasia methods, along with recommendations to help inform good practice.
Congrès de l’Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec
October 20-22, 2016
CCAC National Workshop 2017
June 3, 2017
2017 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Convention
July 13-16, 2017
October 26-29, 2016
AALAS 67th National Meeting
October 30–November 3, 2016
2016 Advancing Ethical Research (AER) Conference
November 13-16, 2016
Asian Congress 2016 on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Science
November 15-18, 2016
Karatsu, Saga, and Fukuoka, Japan
European Commission Scientific Conference: "Non-Animal Approaches - The Way Forward"
December 6-7, 2016
AAAS 2017 Annual Meeting
Serving Society Through Science Policy
February 16-20, 2017
Tenth World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences
The 3rs in Action
August 20-24, 2017