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  1. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: May 3, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: May 3, 2017
    Mon, 15 May 2017 16:55:26 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk05032017.html
  2. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: April 11, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: April 11, 2017
    Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:05:28 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk04112017.html
  3. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: April 3, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: April 3, 2017
    Wed, 05 Apr 2017 19:36:46 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk04032017.html
  4. Seeking Nominations for the Charles River Excellence in Refinement Award

    Nominations are currently being accepted for the Charles River Laboratories Excellence in Refinement Award, sponsored by Charles River’s Commitment to Humane Animal Research Through Excellence and Responsibility (CHARTER) Program in cooperation CAAT.
    Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:13:19 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/charlesriveraward2017.html
  5. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: March 3, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: March 3, 2017
    Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:44:43 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk_03032017.html
  6. 4th Annual Symposium on Social Housing: May 1-5, 2017

    The 4th Annual Symposium on Social Housing will take place May 1-5, 2017 in Atlanta, GA.
    Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:32:32 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/social_housing_2017.html
  7. CAAT Grants 2018-19: Call for Preproposals

    CAAT is now soliciting pre-proposals for its 2018-19 funding cycle.
    Mon, 06 Mar 2017 19:42:56 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caat2018grants.html
  8. EU Joint Research Centre Reports on 3Rs Knowledge Sharing

    he JRC has carried out a study of available knowledge on the replacement, reduction and refinement (the 3Rs) of animal procedures used in research and testing to understand how supply of such knowledge can better meet demand.
    Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:10:04 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/jrc_3rsreport.html
  9. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: February 15, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: February 15, 2017
    Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:23:44 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk_02152017.html
  10. CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: January 23, 2017

    CAATwalk: News and Updates from CAAT: January 23, 2017
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:51:00 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatwalk_012317.html
  11. Funding Opportunity: Alternatives Research & Development Foundation

    The Alternatives Research & Development Foundation, which funds and promotes alternatives to the use of laboratory animals in research, testing, and education, is currently soliciting research proposals.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:38:18 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/ardf-funding.html
  12. ATTN IACUCs: Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education Project

    The Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Project is an interagency initiative of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA),
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:33:04 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/icare.html
  13. CAAT Academy Seeking Internship Junior Program Officer

    CAAT Academy is recruiting a junior program officer.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:08:11 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/caatacademyinternship.html
  14. JRC Announces Three-day Summer School in Ispra, Italy

    The "JRC Summer School on Alternative Approaches for Risk assessment" intends to promote the use of alternative methods within chemical risk assessment.
    Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:56:24 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/jrcsummerschool.html
  15. Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect

    Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect
    Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:48:25 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/Swiss Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics Goes into Effect
  16. EBTC Newsletter No. 16 Now Available

    The EBTC newsletter is now available, and includes updates on teh Zebrafish Embryo Toxicity Study (ZET).
    Fri, 06 Jan 2017 18:27:43 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2017/ebtc_newsletter16.html
  17. National Toxicology Program Level of Concern Study Phase 2 Recruitment

    The National Toxicology Program (NTP) uses Level of Concern categories to communicate its opinion about whether an environmental substance might cause adverse effects in humans
    Tue, 20 Dec 2016 16:50:54 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/ntp_levelofconcern.html
  18. CAATwalk Newsletter: November 15, 2016

    Latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:41:34 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk111516.html
  19. CAATwalk Newsletter: October 31, 2016

    Latest news and updates from CAAT.
    Tue, 08 Nov 2016 17:31:49 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/caatwalk103116.html
  20. Call for Nominations: Charles River Laboratories Excellence in Refinement Award

    Sponsored by Charles River Laboratories, in cooperation with CAAT, this award will honor an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the development, promotion, and/or implementation of refinement alternatives.
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:27:46 GMThttp://altweb.jhsph.edu/news/2016/charlesrivernominations.html

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FRAME Training School in Experimental Design and Statistical Analysis
May 31-June 2, 2017
Saskatoon, Canada

Advances in Cell and Tissue Culture 2017
May 22-24, 2017
Manchester, UK

CAAT Academy
In Vitro Skin and Eye Models Hands-on Training
June 1-2 2017
Brussels, Belgium

CAAT Academy
Tools for Read-Across
June 15-16, 2017
Helsinki, Finland

ecopa SSCT Workshop 2017
June 14-16, 2017
Helsinki, Finland
Thomas Hartung will deliver a keynote address

CAAT Academy
Updates on Hepatotoxicity AOP Landscape and on the ADME Field - Season 2
June 22-23, 2017
Rennes, France

9th Euro-Global Summit on Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology
June 22-24, 2017
Paris, France
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6th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cellular and Computational Toxicology (ASCCT)
September 21-22
College Park, MD

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10th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences
August 20-24, 2017
Seattle, Washington

CAAT Academy
Hands-on Training in Quantitative Human Cell and Effect-based In Vitro Bioanalysis for Assessing Endocrine-disrupting Compounds (EDCs)
September 7-8. 2017
Amsterdam
 

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