Courses and events


Free webinars by TARCforce3R center on 3Rs and laboratory animal science topics.

Programm and registration here.

SGV 2022

29.-30.11.2022, Lausanne

Registration here.

3RCC Workshop: Refinement in rodent neurosurgeries

November 30, 2022, 09:00-17.30, hybrid (zoom/ETH Zurich)

The course is for free but registration is necessary. Please see flyer. (PDF, 360 KB)


Part I. Rodent analgesia: How does theory meet practice?

Part II. Are common SOPs for rodent neurosurgery the future?

Additionally; invited talks on evaluation of burden through cranial surgery, considerations on surgery practice and post-operative support.

Accreditation as 1 day of continous education for persons performing animal experiments has been requested.

UFAW Conference: Controversies and Collaboration: Moving Toward Consensus in Animal Welfare

6-8 December 2022. Online Workshop

UFAW is pleased to host this event, enabling researchers in the Indo-Pacific Asia region to present their current animal welfare research to a global audience

Deadline to submit a contribution is 16th October. More details can be found here

CroLASA Meeting

7th December 2022 14:00-15:00, online

Paul Flecknell, Subject: Best practice in rodent perioperative care

Register here

UFAW Student Animal Welfare Scholarship meeting

13. December, online

This meeting will feature talks by students who undertook a research project as part of the UFAW scholarship scheme. This meeting will be free. Anyone wishing to attend should contact to register.

iPSZürich 2023 Symposium

April 14, 2023, Zurich, Switzerland

Confirmed Speakers:
1. Anna Falk, Lund University, Sweden
2. Peter Loskill, Eberhard Karls University, Tübingen, Germany
3. Ori Bar-Nur, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Admission to iPSZurich 2023 is free of charge. There is no registration fee.
However, this is not a walk-in event – you are still required to register in advance.

Recent Advances in Animal Welfare Science IX. Virtual UFAW Conference

20-21 June 2023, online

Deadline to submit an abstract for this conference is 16th January 2022. Details about this meeting will be posted here (in due course). 

WC 23

August 27-31, 2023, Niagara Falls, Canada

The 12th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences (WC12), “3Rs over the edge: Regulatory Acceptance and Next-Gen Education”, will be organised on August 23-27, 2023 in Niagara Falls, Canada.

More information here.