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4.9.2019 at 00:01 - 6.11.2019 at 23:59


Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

Tue 12.11.2019
09:00 - 15:00

Other teaching

Teaching language: English
11.11.2019 Mon 09.00-17.00
Satu Kuure
Teaching language: English
Teaching language: English
12.11.2019 Tue 09.00-15.00
Satu Kuure
Teaching language: English


  • The Doctoral Programme in Biomedicine coordinates the course
  • The course is part of the Field-Specific Studies module
  • The course is available to students of other degree programmes
  • Module level: Doctoral degree/EQF-level 8

Provide the students theoretical and hands on training on basics of ethics and transparency in animal experimentation, as well as how to distribute proper information in public layman’s interviews.

Autumn term

Day 1: lectures covering topics such as why we need animal experiments, current trends and threats in animal experimentation, reproducibility issues in animal experimentation, and utilization of systematic reviews and meta-analysis. The day 1 will be open for everyone.
Day 2: workshop where participants will be given an opportunity to utilize the learning outcomes from the lectures.

lectures including assignments and workshop

Pass/fail, full attendance, completed assignments required

Two day course where the Day 1 is composed of lectures and Day 2 is a workshop for selected participants. Pre-assignments.