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ARRIVE and PREPARE Guidelines endorsed by ANZCCART

In line with ANZCCART’s long-standing policy of promoting the highest professional standards when it comes to research that involves the use of animals, at the December Meeting the ANZCCART Board formally endorsed both the ARRIVELink to external website and the PREPARELink to external website Guidelines.

ANZCCART AEC Member Induction Information Package

As part of an ongoing process of ensuring that ANZCCART publications are current, please be advised that the AEC Member Induction Information Package has been updated and may now be viewed.

ANZCCART News, Volume 30, Issue 3, 2017

Download the latest issue by visiting ANZCCART News

2018 ANZCCART Conference

The 2018 Conference will be held in Canberra, ACT from Tuesday 24 to Thursday 26 July.  Keep checking the website for more information.

2018 AEC Member of the Year Award

We are now accepting nominations for the AEC Member of the Year Award for 2018.

As of 2017, there will be one award given to an Australian AEC Member and one award given to a New Zealand AEC Member.  Nominations for the 2018 Award will be accepted up until Friday 1 June 2018.

View more information regarding what the award covers, eligibility criteria and the nomination process

2016 ANZCCART Annual Report.

The latest Report is available for members to download now.

South Australian AEC Member Training 2015

The DEWNR & ANZCCART Animal Ethics Committee Member Training Day was held on Friday 13 November, 2015

View the Information Resources sheet.

2018 Aquatic Symposium, UNSW

In 2018 the University of New South Wales will be hosting a symposium on aquatic animals to be held 31 January to 2 February at the UNSW Sydney.

The main theme of this event is fish health and welfare. The symposium covers aquatic species in research, wild and public aquariums with a special focus on laboratory zebrafish during the second day of the symposium.

The following expert speakers have been confirmed:

  • Professor Craig Johnson will be speaking about fish pain
  • Dr Marcus Crim presenting advances in zebrafish health  monitoring
  • A/Prof Culum Brown speaking about fish intelligence and sentience
  • Dr Richmond Loh speaking about diseases of freshwater fish

The event will be of interest to aquarists and aquatic professionals, animal technicians, facility managers, veterinarians, animal welfare officers and AEC members.

For more information please refer to the symposium website: to external website

The 2018 Fondazione Guido Bernardini courses and event schedule

The Fondazione Guido Bernardini (FGB) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the education and training of personnel involved in animal care and use.  The schedule of courses and events for 2018 is now available.



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