Conference Announcements


14th falasa congress 2019

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 – Thu, 13 Jun 2019

The FELASA 2019 Scientific Committee will welcome suggestions for sessions of the scientific program until 31st May 2018.

Though the congress is already popular and many topics are included in the preliminary scientific program:

  • Rodent health monitoring, microbiota, gnotobiology, thermo-neutrality
  • Aquatics care, health monitoring and severity classification
  • Other species: NHP, farm animals, wild animals, alternatives
  • Management program, facility design, databases, imaging, home cage monitoring
  • Institutional challenges: communication in the establishment, working with CRO, transparency/openness, genetic advances and quality
  • Ethical challenges: AWB abilities, ending severe suffering, pain assessment, peri-operative care, 3R implementation, rehoming, transport, warfare, project evaluation, human committees, reproducibility
  • Education and training: accreditation, animal carer education, competency assessment, managers' education
  • Animal Research Reporting: aid to experimental design, responsible research, sex bias, funding and reporting 3R research, peer reviewing challenges, reproducibility
  • Severity workshops: 1 train the trainers, 4 severity and classification
  • European Directive revision and remaining implementation challenges

For information, we are looking at opening the abstract submission by mid-June 2018. 

Federation of Laboratory Animal Science Associations
Conference Website:
Prague Congress Centre

5. května 1640/65, 140 21 Praha 4 - Nusle-Praha 4, Czechia
Nusle, Nusle
Czech Republic