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16 - 11 - 2016

Veterinarians and laboratory animals

From the 15th to the 18th of November, the annual scientific meeting ESLAV-ECLAM* is being held in Lyon. These associations are bringing together European veterinarians that specialize in the care and health of laboratory animals. They act in favour of research and animal welfare. The theme of the 2016 meeting is animal welfare. The following areas are covered:

- The importance of animal welfare in research

- How to better understand the needs of animals

- How to measure well being

- How to promote a culture of care and wellbeing. 

 *European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians – European College of Laboratory Animal Medicine