We are responsible for education and training on laboratory animal scientific topics.

Education and training of persons carrying out animal experiments (Category B) (FELASA)

This course is mandatory for persons carrying out animal experiments and is accredited by the Fedartion of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations (B-course 033/11) and the the Society of Laboratory Animal Science and according to FELASA category B. FELASA has acknowledged that the course covers the functions A, C and D according to the new legislation. The course is preferentially reserved for DKFZ-staffs; free places might be offered to others, too. The next courses (in German language) are scheduled for July 9th to July 13th, 2018 (theory in German) followed by the practical part. Applications of DKFZ personnel should be done by using the HCM portal; external applicants please use the contact form. The application opens at February 1st.

The next courses (in English language) arescheduled for 2017, and October 15th to October 19th, 2018 (lectures), practice afterwards. Application opens at April 1st.

Education for Experts for Laboratory animal science (GV-SOLAS)

This four years lasting program allows natural scientists, veterinarians, and human doctors to specialize on laboratory animal science. DKFZ has a partial permit to educate. In case of interest please contact Dr. Johannes Schenkel by using the contact form.


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