The CCAC National Workshop 2017 will take place on June 3, 2017 in Saskatoon, where people from across Canada will come together to explore best practices and new ideas surrounding animal ethics and care in science. Register today!
March 31, 2017
The CCAC has revised the Guide to the Care and Use of Experimental Animals, Vol. 1, 2nd ed. by updating the document with links to those guidelines that have already been updated. The Guide will continue to be
revised as new guidelines are published.
March 22, 2017
The CCAC guidelines: Husbandry of animals in science is now available. The CCAC has also developed an accompanying document, the CCAC frequently asked questions: Husbandry of animals in science, to help institutions effectively implement these guidelines.
The Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing (CAAT) research grants program at the Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health has put out a call for pre-proposals for the 2018-19 program, with a deadline of April 21, 2017. Visit the CATT research grants program website for complete information and to complete the pre-proposal form.
March 11, 2017
On Saturday March 11, 2017, the CTV program, W5, aired a segment about the treatment of animals in a scientific institution. The Executive Director of the Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC), Dr. Louise Desjardins, was interviewed for that broadcast in regard to the CCAC’s role in the ethics and care of animals in research, teaching, and testing in Canada.
CCAC National Workshop 2017
June 3, 2017
Canadian Aquaculture Institute Workshops (UPEI)
May 8-11, 2017
FRAME Training School in Experimental Design
May 31-June 2, 2017
CALAS 56th Annual Symposium
June 8-11, 2017
2017 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Convention
July 13-16, 2017
UFAW 2017 International Symposium
Measuring animal welfare and applying scientific advances – Why is it still so difficult?
June 27-29, 2017
Tenth World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences
The 3rs in Action
August 20-24, 2017