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Symposium on Social Housing of Laboratory Animals

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Co-hosted by USDA, OLAW, UC Denver - Anschutz Medical Center, and the Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing
October 5-6, 2014
University of Colorado Denver
Anschutz Medical Center
Denver, Colorado

For Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities and Registration Click Here

Agenda

Day 1: Sunday, October 5, 2014

8:00-8:45
Breakfast

8:45-9:30
Keynote/Importance of social housing
Bernard Rollin, Colorado State University

9:30-10:15
Best practices for socializing macaques
Kate Baker, Tulane NPRC

10:15-10:45
Break/Visit Vendors

10:45-11:30
Pairing of non-macaques and/or mixed species housing
Joe Erwin, George Washington University

11:30-12:30
Current viewpoints from regulators and peer reviewers
Representatives from USDA, OLAW (Axel Wolfe), AAALAC

12:30-1:30
Lunch/Visit Vendors

1:30-2:15
Veterinarian’s role in social housing
TBA

2:15-4:50
Breakout sessions

Day 2: Monday, October 6, 2014

8:00-8:30
Breakfast

8:30-9:15
Keynote/Ruminants
Temple Grandin, Colorado State University

9:15-10:00
Mice
Joe Garner, Stanford University

10:00-10:30
Break / Visit Vendors

10:30-11:15
Other rodents
Guy Mulder, Charles River Laboratories

11:15-12:00
Swine
Linda Panepinto, P&S Farms

12:00-1:00
Lunch/Visit Vendors

1:00-1:45
Rabbits
Jeff Wyatt, University of Rochester

1:45-2:30
Human-animal interaction
TBA

2:30-4:50
Breakout sessions

Registration Information:

Register here.

Registration fee: $200 for both days, $125 for one day
Government: $150 for both days, $75 for one day
Student (must include copy of student ID with payment): $50 for both days, $25 for one day

Sponsor and/or Exhibitor registration information here.
If attending one day, please specify which day you are attending on the registration form.

For further information, please contact Jamie DeRita-Rodriguez.

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