18 July 2017 – Continuing Education Talk:
Personnel qualification, training, and (continuing) education are vital components in animal care and use program, for the quality of animal care, and quality of science. In some degree it also requirement as detailed in Singapore’s NACLAR Guidelines; as well as US NRC Guide, primary standards for unit accredited by AAALAC International. In addition, with the pace and direction of research with animal that always moving forward, advancing the knowledge through continuing education and certification may be become “expectation”.
In this presentation we will discuss trainings, certification, and continuing education available in laboratory animal science and medicine, particularly the not well-known and newly established.