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Inscrições abertas para o 7º Simpósio Nacional de ORBEAs

Com o apoio da SPCAL, a RedeORBEA organiza o seu 7º Simpósio Nacional de ORBEAs a 5 de Dezembro de 2022, no Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, da Universidade Nova de Lisboa. O tema deste 7º Simpósio será "O dever e o desafio no acompanhamento de projectos”, dando destaque à missão principal dos ORBEAs, como definida pela Directiva 2010/63/EU.

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Next dates for the ON-LINE exam for the SPCAL theoretical course

All remaining dates for 2022

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Portuguese biomedical research institutions are more transparent in regard to animal research

Biomedical institutions in Portugal, in a report published on June 16th 2022, have shown an encouraging improvement in their openness in publicly discussing the use of animals in research.

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Training

Online Course on Laboratory Animal Science

The Online Cat. B Theoretic Course provides the minimum theoretical education in Laboratory Animal Science (LAS) as recommended by FELASA for Category B. All authors are competent persons in their field of expertise.

Upon completion, and when complemented with 20h of practical training, this course will qualify you to request accreditation as “Investigador” or “Técnico de Investigação” to the Portuguese Competent Authority, the Direcção Geral de Veterinária.

SPCAL is currently restructuring the course in order to comply with the guidelines of the European Commission for training in laboratory animal sciences.

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