Pain, Distress and Humane Endpoints - May 2017

Audience: Principal investigators writing protocols for the first time

Goal: Understand the concepts of pain, distress, and humane endpoints in animals


  • Identify pain and distress in rodents
  • Categorize pain and distress levels appropriately
  • Formulate relevant humane endpoints

Module Developers: Stephanie Cook, Rachel Feldman, Noel Ramsey, Cody Yager

Module Materials
Slides (PPT) (Powerpoint - 588.18 KB)
Module Question

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