M-7 – English

Anatomy and Necropsy

Upcoming Course Dates
February 2022
Rodents
Zürich, UZH Campus Irchel

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M-7 – English

Anatomy and Necropsy

VERY IMPORTSNT REMARK !!

BECAUSE THIS COURSE INVOLVES THE USE OF ANIMALS, IT IS STRICTLY RESERVED FOR PEOPLE WHO WILL USE THE TECHNIQUES LEARNED IN THIS COURSE !!

Learning Objectives, Form, Scope, Content and Target Audience

This "One-Day-Course on Necropsy Techniques in Laboratory Animal Pathology" has been successfully held several times across Europe since 2011 and is now offered in Switzerland. It lays special emphasis on mice and rats.

The participants will learn:

- the basic anatomy of mice and rats

- the common necropsy techniques in these species

- reproducible sampling of tissues and their conservation

The program will comprise lectures and an extensive practical session, delivered by Josep Maria Monné Rodríguez, a laboratory animal pathologist with extensive experience in particular in all theoretical and practical aspects of toxicological pathology, from study planning to final interpretation.

The training is intended for veterinarians and scientists who are planning to or are already undertaking experimental animal work that includes aspects of laboratory animal pathology.

Criteria for the Participation

Only for persons involved in animal experiments.

Accreditation

This course is recognized as one day continuing education in Switzerland by the Federation of Swiss Cantonal Veterinary Officers (VSKT).

Course fees

Universities in Switzerland: CHF: 250.-
Industry, external person and institutions from abroad: CHF 380.-

Please note that we will charge you the full fees in case of a late cancellation of the course (within 3 weeks before start of the course) or in case of absence. It is the responsibility of the participant to inform the organizer of the course about the cancellation before the deadline of 3 weeks before the course to avoid the billing of the course. To charge for cancellations is common practice by other providers, too. The new proceedings for education courses became necessary due to an increasing extent of short term cancellations in training modules.

Insurance

Insurance is responsibility of each participant.