Courses and events

3R Online-Seminar „Alternatives to animal use in research and education – Refine, Reduce & Replace

Every Thursday, 20th October 2022 to 8th December 2022, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

The entire seminar will take place online via Webex. Participation is free of charge.

Programm and registration.
You can register for the entire series of lectures or only for individual dates.

Advancing Animal Welfare Science 2022 - UFAW International Conference

28-29 June 2022, Edinburgh, UK

This meeting will be held in person, with live streaming of some elements for those not able to travel to attend. Initial details can be viewed here

Workshop: Best practice for excellent in vivo research

Friday, 1st of July 2022, 13:15-16:45, Y10-G-03/04 EV, Irchel Campus, UZH

Join us for our in-person and interactive workshop at Irchel and discuss with us improving animal research, preregistration, reproducibility and Open Science!

Participation is free but registration required, click here.

Program (PDF, 81 KB)

Accreditation for ½ day of continuous education has been requested.

ReThink3R 2.0 Summer School 2022

August 23-26, 2022, Berlin

The ReThink3R 2.0 Summer School is designed for early career scientists from various disciplines who are interested in developing innovative solutions for the implementation of the 3Rs principle in biomedical research - the REPLACEMENT, REDUCTION and REFINEMENT of animals. For the effective implementation of the 3Rs principle the interdisciplinary combination of computer-assisted and cell biological approaches as well as awareness for species-specific animal welfare requirements are crucial. 

4-day program contains discipline-spanning keynote lectures from international experts, an interactive, creative Design Thinking Workshop (Teamwork on solutions for next generation science with(out)mice), and lots of networking opportunities!  

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Next Gen Organ-on-Chip & Organoids Workshop

23. - 24. August 2022, Geneva

The Next Gen Organ-on-Chip & Organoids workshop is a two-day event bringing together decision-makers from the pharma & biotech industry, clinicians, organ-on-Chip suppliers, regulatory experts, and research organizations. Structured around keynote presentations from selected speakers, the workshop offers members of the OoC community a chance to gather and discuss.

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EUSAAT conference 2022

26.-28.09. 2022 Linz

This annual congress provides an opportunity to share scientific experience on alternatives to animal use in the life sciences, to get updated on the EU 3Rs policy and to discuss new concepts of implementing the 3Rs in academic education at the European and the international level

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Swiss 3Rs Day

11.10.2022, Hotel Kreuz, Bern

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SGV 2022

29.-30.11.2022, Lausanne

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