Workshop on Laboratory Animal Management and Ethics

Event Date : 10/11/2021 - 11/11/2021
Event Time : 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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  • Day 1
    Online lecture sessions via zoom
    10 November 2021 (Wednesday)
    9:00am – 5:30pm (GMT +8)
  • Day 2
    Hands-on sessions at IMU
    11 November 2021 (Thursday)
    8:30am – 5:00pm

The main objective of this workshop is to provide participants with an understanding of the ethics and regulations that govern the use of animals in research.


  • Understand the principles of ethics, biosafety and potential human health hazards associated with contact with laboratory animals (including allergy, injury, infection, zoonosis) and how these can be prevented
  • Describe suitable practices for the maintenance, care and welfare of rodents used in research
  • Describe the various procedures on rodents for research and pre-clinical trials
  • Acquire practical skills on laboratory procedures in handling rodents via hands-on sessions
  • Apply the various procedures learnt into scientific research

Target Audience

  • Young Scientists
  • Researchers
  • Students currently working with laboratory rodents
  • Lab personnel handling laboratory animals or managing laboratory animal facility


  • Prof Dr Goh Yong Meng
    Professor in Veterinary Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University Putra Malaysia
  • A/Prof Wong Shew Fung
    Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, International Medical University

Registration FeeĀ (inclusive of SST)

Early Bird (Before 10 Sept 2021) RM540
Regular RM600
IMU Staff / Alumni RM420
Student IMU RM300
Student Non-IMU RM480
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