M-7E Anatomy and Necropsy

Learning objectives,
form, scope

This "One-Day-Course on Necropsy Techniques in Laboratory Animal Pathology" has been successfully held several times across Europe since 2011 and is now offered in Switzerland. It lays special emphasis on the mouse and rat. The training is intended for veterinarians and scientists who are planning to or are already undertaking experimental animal work that includes aspects of laboratory animal pathology. The program will comprise lectures and an extensive practical session, delivered by Dr. Giovanni Pellegrini, a laboratory animal pathologist with extensive experience in particular in all theoretical and practical aspects of toxicological pathology, from study planning to final interpretation. The necropsy will be performed with mice or rats (according to the need of the participants)


This course will given in English

Criteria for the participation

Only for persons involved in animal experiments.


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

Course fees

Academia 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.

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