Animal Research Ethics: Essential Knowledge

*Expanded and Updated! 

“Any use of animals for scientific purposes must be ethical, humane and responsible. NHMRC, 2020 

Animal research has a long history in health and medical research. It is supported by various arguments including the ability to generate data that will be useful for treating disease in humans. 

To prevent undue suffering, ethical considerations in animal studies are critical. Join us in this interactive workshop that explores the ethics and regulatory guidelines of animal research.

If you are a researcher, ethics advisor or animal ethics committee member, you play an important role in protecting the safety and welfare of animals involved in research.     

You can claim 4 CPD points on completion of the workshop.

What will you learn?

On completion, you will be able to:  

About the Facilitator

Dr Tim Dyke  

Tim is a veterinarian and was previously 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. 


$550pp plus GST

Discounts apply for more groups of 10 or more. 

2022 Virtual Workshop Dates

Tuesday, 9th August: 10.00am – 14.00pm Canberra/Melbourne/Sydney

Need training on demand?

This session can also be conducted at your location for groups of 10 or more. Ask us about this today.

PRAXIS Australia has the right to cancel a training session (or move the event format online) due to unforeseen circumstances such as low registration/attendance numbers or changes in Government restrictions surrounding the ongoing COVID19 pandemic. For more information regarding our Cancellation Policy and your rights, please see our Student Terms and Conditions

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