SPCAL president talks about animal use in science for health channel "Saúde +"

Ricado Afonso, president of SPCAL, was invited by "Saúde +" channel to talk about biomedical research and the role of animal experimentation to advance medical knowledge and to develop innovative therapies, and the role of SPCAL in promoting a competent, responsible and ethical use of animals in science.

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Practical course FCM | NMS

Faculdade de Ciências Médicas | NOVA Medical School is pleased to announce that applications for the Postgraduate Course on Animal Experimentation (Practical) - 6th Edition are open.

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FELASA Workshop on Severity Classification and Reporting under EU Directive 2010/63/EU

NOVEMBER, 14th 2018 | FMUC, POLO III 14:00-17:30 Registration free for attendees of the 3rd ORBEA National Symposium

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Online Course on Laboratory Animal Science

The Online Cat. B Theoretic Course provides the minimum theoretical education in Laboratory Animal Science (LAS) as recommended by FELASA for Category B. All authors are competent persons in their field of expertise.

Upon completion, and when complemented with 20h of practical training, this course will qualify you to request accreditation as “Investigador” or “Técnico de Investigação” to the Portuguese Competent Authority, the Direcção Geral de Veterinária.

SPCAL is currently restructuring the course in order to comply with the guidelines of the European Commission for training in laboratory animal sciences.


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