Seminars Offered by the Animal Resources Centre at McGill University
McGill University Laboratory Animal Continuing Education Seminar Schedule
The lab animal continuing education seminars are open to animal facility as well as research staff. The sessions are presented primarily in English unless stated otherwise. Seminars provided by EHS are only open to McGill employees (excludes affiliate hospitals and institutions outside McGill).
Interested people are to contact Ms. Holly Esak( holly [dot] esak [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email) ) at least 48 hours before the seminar date.
List of seminars for the winter 2014 session:
- CMARC_2014_Cont_Ed_Seminars.docx (English)
- Seminaires de formation continue hiver 2014.docx (Francais)
Location of all seminars: Meakins Theatre (room 521) in the McIntyre Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler (at the end of Drummond Street, North of Dr.Pendield Street)
- Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Dr. Jim Gourdon - Introduction to Live Imaging: the Superman Vision. Jan 23 2014 - Seminar - Live Imaging.doc
- Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Stephane Matte - Working With an Automated Watering System: Recommendations For the Use, Care and Sanitation of the Valves and Rack Manifolds. Feb 6 2014 - Seminar - Watering System.doc
- Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Dr. Darrell Johnson - Don't Get Stressed Out About Your Stress! (* Limited to McGill & McGill Affiliated Animal Faciltiies only due to limited space). - Feb 20 2014 - Seminar - D. Johnson - Stress.doc
- Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Xavier Linker - Our Dock to Yours. - Feb 27 2014 - Seminar - X. Linker - Our Dock to Yours.doc
- CANCELLED! > > > > > Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Charles Rivers/ Dr. William Shek - Biosecurity and Decontamination. - March 6 2014 - Seminar - Biosecurity.doc < < < < < CANCELLED!
- Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Jackson Laboratories - Mouse TLC: Tips for the Care and Housing Immunodeficient Mice. - March 27 2014 - Seminar - Immunodeficient Mice.doc
- Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Dr. Fernando Chaurand - Effective Pain Management. - April 3 2014 - Seminar - Pain Management.doc
- Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Tecniplast - Laboratory Animal allergens, Real or Imagined. - April 10 2014 - Seminar - Animal Allergens.doc
- POSTPONED!!! > > > > > Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Dr. Julie Chevrette & Holly Esak - Review Cage Changing Poster & Other Husbandry items.< < < < < POSTPONED!!!
- Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 10:45 - 11:45 am - Jackson Laboratories - S.O.S. Conony Adrift: Protecting Mouse Colonies from Genetic Drift. - May 15 2014 - Seminar - Genetic Drift Mouse Colonies.doc