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Animal User Workshops

The VIU Animal Care Committee offers workshops for principal investigators, students, and personnel listed under protocols who are interested in learning more about the Canadian Council on Animal Care, VIU's ACC, the approval process, and the rights and responsibilities of protocol holders. To register for a workshop or to indicate your interest in attending one, please e-mail the ACC Coordinator at acc@viu.ca.

Workshop 1: For Principal Investigators

Next offering: TBA

Topics include:

  • Overview of Animal Care at VIU
  • Peer review for scientific merit of research protocols
  • Animal Use Protocol Holder rights and responsibilities
  • Animal User training requirements
  • Navigating the Process
  • Overview of AUP review process and how to fill out the AUP form

Workshop 2: For Students and Employees working under a Protocol

Next Offering: TBA

Topics include:

  • Background on CCAC
  • Overview of Animal Care at VIU
  • VIU ACC structure and responsibilities
  • Animal Use Protocol Holder rights and responsibilities
  • What to expect from ACC site visits
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