Full course description
The Rodent Surgery and Aseptic Technique Training has been temporarily suspended until least mid June 2020 per guidance from upper administration at Indiana University in response to the COVID-19 virus containment response plan. Please check back for any updates.
What is this course about?
Course participants will have the opportunity to learn and practice the essential techniques used in rodent surgery. Participants will learn what is expected from the IACUC regarding rodent surgery. All participants will have hands-on training in basic techniques such as animal preparation, surgeon preparation, suture techniques, and record keeping.
Who should attend this course?
This course will be most useful for all research faculty and staff who perform rodent surgery.
If the course location is listed as TBA (to be announced), this means that the course location will be announced to participants by the instructor prior to or day of class time.
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Course Offered by: Laboratory Animal Resource Center (LARC), IU School of Medicine
Course Locations: Indianapolis
Course Length: 2 hours
SOM, LARC, Indianapolis