Introduction

The programme includes the competences required by VetCEE for the speciality in Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine.

Contents

-Animal Experimentation: Welfare, Legislation and Ethical Committees and Evaluation of Projects
-Management of Animal Facilities. Breeding and Animal Care Programs
-Genetics of Laboratory Animals and Experimental Models
-Microbiology, Diseases and Health Monitoring in laboratory animals
-Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Euthanasia of Laboratory animals
-Reduction and Refinement in Experimental Design and Methodology. Research and Development of Drugs

Objectives

the basic principles of components of a programme of veterinary care specifically in relation to the care and use of animals for research”, which are:
- Professional skills
- Communication skills
- Legal requirements
- Veterinary input to Ethics, animal welfare and the 3 R’s
- Veterinary input to the care of animals and the management of animal facilities used to house and use animals

- Animal health and related topics
- Anaesthesia, analgèsia and euthanasia
- Experimental procedures and surgery
- Veterinary input to experimental design
- Veterinary input to Training of persons/competence assessment

Access requirements

Veterinarians qualified for at least one year and working for at least one year full time.

To complete the follwing courses:
-Animal Experimentation: Welfare, Legislation and Ethical Committees and Evaluation of Projects
-Management of Animal Facilities. Breeding and Animal Care Programs
-Genetics of Laboratory Animals and Experimental Models
-Microbiology, Diseases and Health Monitoring in laboratory animals
-Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Euthanasia of Laboratory animals
-Reduction and Refinement in Experimental Design and Methodology. Research and Development of Drugs

Contact

Patrocinio Vergara Esteras

Phone: 2122577

E-mail: Patri.Vergara@uab.cat

UAB Specialisation Course

3 Edition
Places: 25
Orientation: Research, Professional
30 ECTS
Code: 3699/3
Price: 960 ¤

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Modality: Blended
Dates: from 01/10/2018 to 30/09/2019
Teaching language:
English (100%)
Coordinating centres:
Facultad de Veterinaria
Departamento de Biologia Celular, Fisiología e Inmunología
Collaborating centres:
VetCEE
Title obtained:
Certificate in Laboratory Animal Science and Medicine

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