ICARE Academy: February 27-28, Arlington, TX

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
An Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Academy will be held February 27-28, 2017, in Arlington, Texas.
About the ICARE Academies
The ICARE Academies use active learning pedagogy to train IACUC members and institutional and animal program personnel to meet their responsibilities for animal welfare oversight. The ICARE Academies will empower the learner to assume accountability for facts and conceptual understanding of federal standards through the study of realistic problems encountered in animal care and use programs.

Register Early
Attendance is limited to 36, so register early. For program and registration information, visit ICARE Project.
2017 Schedule
ICARE Academies will also be held on July 25-26 in Philadelphia, PA and on August 28-29 in Richmond, VA. Additionally, one ICARE Train the Trainer Institute (TTI) will be held on May 1–4 in Seattle, WA. TTI instruct trainers in the use of active learning pedagogy applied to IACUC training. Registration for these training events is expected to open soon.
The ICARE Academies are supported by the ICARE Project, an interagency initiative of the National Institutes of Health Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (NIH OLAW), the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA APHIS), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).