ICARE Academy: Refining IACUC Function (IA Refining)
Advanced Training for IACUC Members and Animal Program Personnel
January 14-16, 2020 | Tampa, FL
Discounted early registration ends December 6, 2019!
You Will Learn About Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and institutional responsibilities to optimize animal welfare in animal care and use programs, increase compliance, and minimize regulatory burden. A wide range of topics will be covered, from what to report, to veterinary verification and consultation (VVC), to site visits and inspections! Click here to see the full agenda (subject to change).
You Should Attend if you are an IACUC member or staff, Institutional Official, veterinarian, animal facility personnel, administrator, consultant, or compliance and regulatory personnel, and are already familiar with federal animal welfare oversight standards. If you need to begin exploring federal animal welfare oversight standards, check out our NEW IA Intro workshop! Can’t make it to the Tampa IA Refining? Join us for another IA Refining workshop in Denver, CO, April 28-30, 2020!
IA Refining is a fast-paced 3-day workshop which provides participants with an understanding of animal welfare oversight concepts, enables them to correct misunderstandings of federal standards, and learn methods for more efficient and effective animal program and IACUC functioning. Engage with federal, academic, and private sector faculty who are subject matter experts, and actively learn concepts through large interactive sessions, small facilitated breakout groups, presentations, group work, and discussions.
The Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Project is an initiative of the NIH Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare, USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Food and Drug Administration, Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, National Science Foundation, and Department of Veterans Affairs.