M-14E Current topics of Laboratory Animal Science

Learning objectives

This course covers fresh questions about animal welfare, animal experiments, animal facilities and others domains of the research involving animals. Some topics are related more specifically for issues at the University Zürich and/or the ETHZ.


This course will be given in English language

Criteria for the participation

The participants must be involved in animal experimentation (as experiment, study director, Cantonal commission, KVET, …)


This course is recognized as continuing education in Switzerland by the Federation of Swiss Cantonal Veterinary Officers (VSKT)
Insurance Insurance is responsibility of each participant.

Course fees

For persons who are affiliated with UZH and ETHZ: 100.- CHF

For persons from other Universities in Switzerland: 200.- CHF
Industry/External participants: 300.- CHF

Please note that we will charge you in case of a late cancellation of the course (100 SFR within 3 weeks before start of the course; full fee within 7 days before the course). To charge for cancellations is common practice by other providers, too. The new proceedings for further education courses became necessary due to an increasing extent of short term cancellations of continuous training modules.

Registration and dates