Animal Research Ethics: Essential Knowledge
Join us in an interactive virtual workshop that explores the ethics of animal research. The workshop is targeted towards research managers and ethics advisors and is also relevant to Animal Ethics Committee members.
You’ll learn how:
1. The animal ethics system in Australia functions
2. An ethics perspective improves research quality and ensures animal welfare
3. To strengthen relationships between research offices, animal ethics committees, researchers and animal care staff
4. To apply the guiding ethical principles, documents and State and Territory legislation in your daily work
Presented by Dr Tim Dyke, Chair, La Trobe University and Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Ethics Committees.
Dr Tim Dyke is a veterinarian and was a senior executive at the National Health and Medical Research Council, responsible for human and animal research ethics. He chaired the last NHMRC review of the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes (2013).
Currently Tim chairs two animal ethics committees and is an executive coach at Leading Well Pty Ltd.
$150 plus GST
- 29th September, 10:00am – 12 midday AEST