Education course on animal experimentation - Module 1

Course content:

Module 1 course is composed of a theoretical part (at least 20 hours - including ethics, legislation, 3R, analgesia, pain evaluation, anesthesia, housing, breeding) and a practical part (at least 20 hours - including handling, administration and sampling procedures). Practical part is adapted to the animal model used. It exists:

  • A theoretical course focused on laboratory animals (mainly mice and rats, fishes, pigs and rabbits)
  • Dedicated practical courses according to the different animal models

Candidates must register for a theoretical and a specific practical part.

Only the course focused on laboratory rodents benefits of an "Felasa EU functions ACD" accreditation  


Further informations:

Please send an e-mail to Christelle Cadilhac :

CHUV-Epalinges - CLEB 01 101 - Av. des Boveresses 155 - CH-1011 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 314 68 16
Fax +41 21 314 67 03
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV)Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève (HUG)Ludwig Cancer ResearchUniversité de GenèveUniversité de LausanneÉcole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)