Notice Number: NOT-OD-10-059
Release Date: February 3, 2010
National Institutes of Health (NIH), (http://www.nih.gov)
Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) will present an IACUC 101 Workshop on March 21 and the 2010 IACUC Conference on March 22-23, 2010 in Baltimore, Maryland with support from the NIH Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Animal Care, and the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).
IACUC 101 is a basic course that provides a one-day didactic and interactive exploration of Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) fundamentals appropriate for new and seasoned IACUC members, IACUC affiliates, and individuals responsible for their institution's animal care program. The course provides a basic yet comprehensive overview of the laws, regulations, and policies that govern the humane care and use of research animals.
PRIM&R 2010 IACUC Conference – “Celebrating 25 Years of the Guiding Principles for Animal Research” – is a two-day conference that will include a range of keynote addresses, panels, workshops, and didactic sessions, designed to help build and strengthen an effective animal care and use program.
Additional events to include the Pre-Conference Educational Program, Essentials of IACUC Administration,on March 20-21, 2010.
For program, registration, and accommodation information, visit http://www.primr.org/Conferences.aspx?id=6775.
For questions or further information, contact:
Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare
Office of Extramural Research
National Institutes of Health
RKL1, Suite 360
6705 Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892-7982
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National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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Bethesda, Maryland 20892
Department of Health
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