Events

Find out about past and present events regarding the 3Rs and NA3RsC.

Upcoming

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CALAS talks on NA3RsC & HAI

June 7th & 9th, 2021

Host: NA3RsC

Speakers: Megan LaFollette

The North American 3Rs Collaborative (NA3RsC) is a non-profit organization advancing science, innovation, & research animal welfare. In this talk, participants will hear about the initiatives and efforts NA3RsC is leading to advance the 3Rs, provide training, and how to stay up to date on its resources.

Talk on NA3RsC & Rat Tickling Training

June 17th

Host: LAWTE & NA3RsC

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Rat tickling Training & NA3RsC

June 19th-30th

Host: UFAW & Na3RsC

Speakers: Megan LaFollette

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Rat Tickling Training

August 2nd-6th

Host: ISAE

Speakers: Megan LaFollette

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World Congress 11

August 23rd-September 2nd

Host: NA3RsC

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Compassion Fatigue/Rodent Health Monitoring/Non-Aversive Handling

Date October 16th-21st

Host: AALAS

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Past

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AltaSciences Podcast

March 30th

Host: AltaSciences

Speakers: Dr. Christina Cruzen & Dr Megan R. LaFollette

Dr. Christina Cruzen, Attending Veterinarian and Chief Animal Welfare Officer, had the opportunity to interview Dr. Megan R. LaFollette, Program Manager at The North American 3Rs of Animals in Research Collaborative (NA3RsC), to discuss the importance of animal welfare, the 3Rs, how the role of animal research is changing, rat tickling as a refinement technique, and much more. 

Interview with University Ethics Course

April 12th

Host: Dr. Miranda McIntyre

Speakers: Dr. Miranda McIntyre & UC San Bernadino

A discussion with Dr. Miranda McIntyre and UC San Bernadino had the opportunity to discuss the ethics of animal research.  

PRIM&R Career Paths & Ethics

April 14th & 16th

Host: PRIM&R

During this session, speakers discussed training and career opportunities in the 3Rs and animal welfare. Speakers They explored their pathways to show how they got where they are today, and highlighted additional certifications or specializations in the field. 

Na3RsC General Talk

April 22nd

Host: LAMA NA3RsC

Speakers: Megan R. LaFolette

In this talk, participants heard about the initiatives and efforts NA3RsC is leading to advance the 3Rs, provide training, and how to stay up to date on its resources.

Rodent Health Monitoring

Date May 5th

Host: ACLAM

Speakers: Megan LaFollette, Chris Manuel & Kerith Luchins

Participants will learn about replacing dirty bedding sentinel mice with environmental monitoring. They learned how and why several large institutions have switches, potential cost efficiencies, how to use in-cage filter paper, and common misconceptions. 

Refining Mouse Handling & Replacing Sentinel Mice

May 18th

Host: MSMR

Speakers: Megan LaFollette, Chris Manuel & Kerith Luchins, Elizabeth Nunamaker, Donna Goldsteen, Mark Prescott & Sue Dowling

Participants heard about refining mouse handling through non-aversive handling (i.e. tunnel handling or cupping), replacing dirty bedding sentinel mice with environmental monitoring, and they will learned how and why several large institutions have switches, potential cost efficiencies, how to use in-cage filter paper, and common misconceptions.

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