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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public HealthCAAT

Progress in Refinement:  Enhancement of Scientific Integrity and Animal Well-Being

 

rats in cages

November 30, 2017
Johns Hopkins University 
Baltimore, MD

Draft Agenda

9:30pm           
Breakfast

10:00am         
Keynote: Why Refinement Matters
Marilyn Brown

10:45am         
Major Advances in Refinement:

  • Social Housing
    Pat Brown
  • Pain Assessment/Management
    Norman Peterson
  • Environmental Enrichment
    Karen Froberg-Kjeko

12:00pm         
Lunch
(with open mic for comments about Joanne Zurlo)

1:00pm           
Major Advances in Refinement, continued:

  • Noninvasive imaging
    Kathy Gabrielson and Joe Mankowski
  • Science of Animal Welfare
    Eric Hutchinson
  • Scientific Implications for rigor and reproducibility
    Kelly Pate and Melanie Graham

2:35pm           
Break

2:45pm           
Science-based Refinement Award Program Awardees

  • Debra Hickman
  • Cathy Schuppli

3:45pm           
Final Discussion on Future Refinement at CAAT
Joanne Zurlo and Kathrin Herrmann

4:30pm           
Reception and Retirement Celebration for Joanne Zurlo

REGISTRATION: Please contact Jamie DeRita jderita1@jhu.edu to register or for more information.