Is there a charge for the DLAR seminars and workshops?

                The Division of Laboratory animal Resources provides itsí informational and procedural training workshops and seminars free of charge to all investigators and their staff as well as our DLAR technicians. They are approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee for continuing education credits and attendance will be recorded in eSirius to be applied to your IACUC continuing education requirements. The workshops and seminars cover a wide range of subjects and are listed below:

                Mouse Breeding Colony Management
                Using the Rodent Anesthesia Machines
                Basic Handling and Procedures Training
                Aseptic Surgery Preparation
                Humane Techniques for Rodent Euthanasia Using CO2
                Injection Techniques for Mice and Rats

We are constantly striving to expand our offerings and several new workshops and seminars are in development. These include:

Post-Surgical Monitoring
Blood Collection
Suturing Techniques
The Use of DLAR Research Equipment
Micro-Isolator Technique

Remember to check back on our Training page for schedules and new additions to our LDAR educational offerings.