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IACUC 2015 Conference
March 17-20, Boston, MA
Exchange ideas, discuss best practices, and grapple with the complex ethical issues raised by research with animals at PRIM&R’s 2015 Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Conference, March 17-20 in Boston, MA.
Conference schedule highlights include...
- Four plenary sessions exploring topics like structuring an IACUC for efficiency, studies of animals when they are targeted beneficiaries, and the fallout from FOIA
- Over 60 workshop and didactic sessions, which include face-to-face Q&A sessions with federal agencies; open forums for IACUC chairs, investigators, unaffiliated/non-scientific IACUC members, and veterinarians; and breakouts on timely topics like guidance on significant regulatory changes, communicating with the public about the value of research, reproducibility of results, self-imposed regulatory burden, and more
- Networking and special events to connect attendees with colleagues from across the fields of animal care and use and research ethics.
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