Training Programme on Laboratory Animal Management and Handling for Research Scholars
Directorate of Centre for Animal Health Studies, TANUVAS, Chennai 600 051
The Laboratory Animal Medicine (LAM) unit was commissioned in 1973 with the objective of breeding, maintenance and supply of quality research animals. The unit is modernized with sophisticated instruments such as HVAC system, barrier housing and dual corridor ClasslOOOOO clean room facility with quarantine area for maintaining the micro and macro environmental conditions for laboratory animals. This unit is now functioning under the Directorate of Centre for Animal Health Studies, TANUVAS and is committed to produce quality laboratory animals to cater the needs of researchers.
To address the shortage of expertise in conducting animal studies, LAM unit is offering training programs to all categories of personnel involved in laboratory animal management and research such as animal keepers, research scholars, and scientists. In this connection, LAM unit will be conducting three-day training programme on ‘Laboratory Animal Management and Handling for research scholars’ from 19th to 21st July 2017 at Laboratory Animal Medicine Unit (LAM), Madhavaram Milk Colony, TANUVAS, Chennai 600051.
Postgraduate students, Doctoral research scholars and research fellows involved in animal-based experiments are eligible to apply. The training will include lectures, visit to animal house, hands-on practical sessions and case studies.
The number of candidates per training batch will be restricted since practical classes are involved. Candidates will have to make their own arrangements for accommodation and transport. Working lunch and tea will be provided on the days of training.
Interested candidates may apply in the format attached and send the filled in format by post/courier to ‘The Professor, Laboratory Animal Medicine, Centre for Animal Health Studies, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai 600051. Scanned copy may be sent to ‘firstname.lastname@example.org’. Last date for receipt of applications is 12th July 2017.
The subject line of your email should read as ‘Application/LAM training! PG scholars/JulY/1017’. The total fee to be paid is Rs. 3,450/- (Coursejee &.3000/- + Service Tax Rs. 4501-). The service tax on training fee is subject to change based on GST. Applicants must send their application along with the proof of payment (copy of the payment challan endorsed by the Bank or Net banking transaction (NEFTI RTGS) receipt).
Account details for money transfer: Alc No. 332902012099080, IFSC code: UBIN0533297
Candidates will not be permitted to register unless the training fee is paid in advance.
For further details please contact
Course Director: Dr. S. Ramesh, Professor, 98418 20397
Course Co – Directors: Dr. B. Vasanthi, Assistant Professor, 9094057354
Dr. R. P. Aravindh Babu, Assistant Professor, 94866 07510
• Last date for receipt of applications 12.07.2017
• Notification to selected candidates 14.07.2017
• Date of commencement of the training 19.07.2017