Nordic 3R webinars

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Wednesday 05 May 2021 to Thursday 06 May 2021

This two-day virtual event will provide an opportunity to learn more about 3Rs activities in the Nordic countries, with a series of short presentations on a variety of topics. The presentations will be held live using Zoom, and will also be recorded and made available to registered users.

To learn more and register, visit the event webpage.

Agenda (all times in CEST)

Wednesday 5 May 2021

1130 - 1140: Welcome, introduction
1140 - 1205: Refinement of animal models of pain. Klas Abelson, University of Copenhagen
1205 - 1230: Examples of refinement in animal experiments: the case of levodopa-induced dyskinesia. Outi Salminen, University of Helsinki
1230 - 1255: Novel human cell-based models to study neurodegeneration. Šárka Lehtonen, University of Eastern Finland
1255 - 1320: Using DNA technology to monitor the movement of wildlife without invasive tracking and tagging systems. Øystein Flagstad, NINA

Thursday 6 May 2021

1130 - 1140: Welcome, introduction
1140 - 1205: Reducing group size in studies by consideration of the gut microbiota. Axel Kornerup Hansen, University of Copenhagen
1205 - 1230: FishENDS-Dig: IT-assisted refinement of fish welfare assessment and humane endpoints. Aurora Brønstad, University of Bergen
1230 - 1255: 3Rs and animal welfare in international fieldwork: Experiences from tagging geese on Norwegian tundra and Mongolian Steppe. Adriaan de Jong, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
1255 - 1320: In vivo research in Iceland: an insight into the pros and cons in a small community. Katŕin Astradsðottir, ArcticLAS