Introductory Course in Animal Ethics


The Animal Ethics Committee of the University of Pretoria invites you to participate to an introductory course in animal ethics.

Aim: The course is designed to give researchers, new to animal research, some insights into the ethical design and management of animal research projects within a South African Regulatory Framework. The course will be presented by UP staff, including the chairman of the Animal Ethics Committee. Please note that this course will, not any practical animal handling experience.

Who should attend: Any staff or post-graduate student who is interested in or is currently planning an animal research project.

Venue: Zoology from the 25 to 27 February 2015.

Cost: Course attendance is free. Catering is for own your account.

Contact Details: If you’re interested in the course, please contact Ms Leah Mekwa to confirm your attendance.
Tel: 012 529 8194 Email:

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