Animal welfare and the 3Rs under directive 2010/63/EU meeting

Preliminary program

·        10:35 Introduction – Jan Honetschläger (DVM, Head of the Animal Facility, Institute of Molecular Genetics)

·        10:40 Biosecurity – Gianpaolo Milite (DVM, Consultant Laboratory Animal Science)

·        11:00 2010/63/EU and the ILAR guide – Javier Guillen (Senior Director and Director of European Activities of AAALAC)

·        11:20 Open discussion, Coffee break

·        12:00 The importance of education and training – Jan van der Valk (Vice-chairman of the European platform)

·        12:30 Revision of the FELASA accreditation scheme for education and training – Marcel Gyger (Member of the FELASA Accreditation Board for Education and Training)

·        13:00 FELASA health monitoring recommendations for rodents – Jan-Bas Prins (Head of the Central Animal Facility, Leiden University Medical Centre, Current President of FELASA)

·        13:30 The essential need for a Culture of care – Jan-Bas Prins

·        14:00–14:30 Open discussion


28th August 2014


Institute of Molecular Genetics of the ASCR, v. v. i.
Vídeňská 1083, 142 20 Prague 4

Organized by:

Czech Centre for Phenogenomics
Institute of Molecular Genetics of the ASCR, v. v. i.

For registration please send email to, latest to 20th August 2014.

Participation is free of charge

The meeting is intended for participants from Czech and/or Slovak Republic only.