Career Opportunity at the CCAC
The CCAC is seeking a Senior Research Analyst.
Learn more about this opportunity in our Careers Section.
November 23, 2016
Final call for papers:
Measuring animal welfare and applying scientific advances - Why is it still so difficult?
Submissions should feature the title of the proposed presentation, the nature of the presentation – talk or poster, and the name and full contact details of all contributors. Abstracts must be in English and should be no longer than 400 words. Full details on formatting these can be found on the UFAW website.
Deadline for submission of abstracts is November 30, 2016.
Further details on this meeting can be found on the Universities Federation for Animal Welfare website or on the UFAW Facebook page.
November 16, 2016
Animal Models for Microbiome Research: Advancing Basic and Translational Science
Join the ILAR Roundtable for a free two-day workshop on December 19-20, 2016 to examine animal models of microbiome research. Invited speakers will discuss challenges of standardization and biological variability in using gnotobiotic model organisms, examine the translatability of preclinical studies to humans, identify alternative model organisms that can be used in microbiome research, and discuss strategies for expanding the infrastructure and tools for conducting studies in these types of models. Click here to view the final agenda, including speakers and topics. This workshop will be held at 500 5th Street NW, Washington, DC and will be freely available via webcast. We invite you to join us in person or via webcast.
November 8, 2016
Our 2015-2016 Annual Report is Now Available
Discover the latest developments and activities related to the CCAC’s strategic plan and objectives, as well as our plans for the future. The CCAC thanks all those who work tirelessly to advance animal ethics and care in Canadian science, helping to bring the CCAC’s mandate and vision to life.
October 7, 2016
All those with an interest in the ethical use and care of animals in science are invited to join us in Saskatoon for the CCAC National Workshop on Saturday, June 3, 2017.
In collaboration with the University of Saskatchewan and with the FRAME Training School in Experimental Design (to be held from May 31 to June 2, 2017), this event will be the perfect opportunity for learning and networking.
Be sure to mark June 3, 2017 in your calendars, and stay tuned for more information coming in early 2017!
CCAC National Workshop 2017
June 3, 2017
CALAS 56th Annual Symposium
June 8-11, 2017
2017 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Convention
July 13-16, 2017
ILAR Roundtable Microbiome Workshop
December 19-20, 2016
AAAS 2017 Annual Meeting
Serving Society Through Science Policy
February 16-20, 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