Monday, May 7, 2018

5th Regional Conference on Laboratory Animals

 

This annual Québec education will be held on Monday, May 7th and is jointly presented by the University of Laval and CALAS/ACSAL.  A full day of French language education will be available and participants will be invited to join in all networking activities and the exhibit hall.  

 Time

Event

06:30

5km Morning Run

A local expert will guide you through the streets of Old Quebec.

Breakfast Options...

07:45-08:30

CALAS/ACSAL Annual General Meeting & Breakfast
Come and learn more about YOUR association.  Non-members are welcome to join, but are not allowed to vote.

08:30 - 09:00

Healthy Continental Breakfast

Start your day off right with a healthy breakfast.

08:45 - 10:00 Parallel Session Options... 3 choices

Track 1

 

08:45 - 09:00 - Welcome

 

09:00 - 10:00 -  Working Together to Refine Animal Based Research:  Celebrating CCAC’s 50th Anniversary

 

09:00 – 09:30 Introduction

 

09:30 – 10:00 The Evolution of Assessing Animal Pain and Distress: 1968 to Present…..and Beyond

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Track 2

 

08:45 - 09:00 – Welcome

 

09 :00 - 09 :30 - Facteurs influençant l'agression chez la souris male C75Bl/6.

 

09 :30 - 09 :45 - L’aménagement des pièces d’hébergement : Avez-vous considéré l’intensité lumineuse?

 

09 :45 - 10 :00 - Cycle inversé pour l'entraînement comportemental de rats à une tâche motrice

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Track 3

 

08:45 - 09:00 – Welcome

 

09:00 -09:15-  Hypoventilation secondaire à l’administration d’oxygène lors d’un protocole de sédation combinant l’alfaxalone, la dexmedetomidine et le midazolam chez le lapin de Nouvelle-Zélande

 

09:15 - 10:00- Anesthésie du poisson-zèbre

 

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10:00-10:30

Refreshment and Networking Break with the Exhibitors

Sponsored by:  Ancare

10:00-16:00

Exhibit Hall Open

Visit with the exhibitors, view posters, engage at the Learning Resource Centre

10:30-12:00

Parallel Session Options... 4 choices

Track 1

 

Working Together to Refine Animal Based Research:  Celebrating CCAC’s 50th Anniversary  

Session Continues

 

10:30 – 11:00 Refinements to the Assessment of Animal Welfare

 

11:00 – 11:30 Refinement and Social and Behavioral Requirements of Experimental Animals

 

11:30 – 12:00 Refinement of Endpoints

 

 

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Track 2

 

10:45 - 11:00 - Evaluating the efficacy of atipamezole and flumazenil on recovery from sedation with alfaxalone – dexmedetomidine – midazolam in rabbits

 

11:05 - 11:20 -  Development of an intra-hepatic injection technique for euthanasia of rats: preliminary data

 

11:25 - 11:40 -  Hey – Can We Talk About Your Next Grant?

 

11:45 - 12:00 -  Striving for continuous improvement of animal welfare in a research cat breeding colony

 

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Track 3

 

10:30 - 11:15 -Infrastructure d’hébergement pour souris axéniques et gnotobiotiques - développement des infrastructures et d’un programme de contrôle qualité pour l’étude du microbiote

 

11:15 - 12:00 - Créer de nouveaux modèles transgéniques jusqu’à la révolution Crispr/Cas9

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Track 4

10:30 - 10:50 - Grands animaux : enrichissement de l’environnement et possibilités

 

10:55 - 11:15 - Enrichissement pour primates non humains : les différences d’espèces

 

11:15 - 12:00 -  Problèmes de santé fréquents chez le poisson-zèbre

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12:00-14:00

Networking Lunch with the Exhibitors
All welcome

12:00-14:00

CALAM/ACMAL Luncheon & Guest Speaker
Dr. Daniel Pang:  High Risk Anaesthesia, for Anaesthetists

By Invitation only

14:00-15:00

Parallel Session Options... 4 choices

Track 1 - Roundtable

 

The Digital Vivarium 

 

Sponsored by:

 

 

 

 

 

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Track 2 -  Talking Poster Presentations

 

14:00 - 14:15 -  Implementation of an Aquatics Training Program

 

14:15 - 14:30 -  Orogastric Gavage of Rhesus Monkeys: Positive Reinforcement Training and Benefits

 

14:30 - 14:45 - Please Don't Tap on the Glass!

 

14:45 - 15:00 -   External Validation of Exhaust Air Dust Testing  by Comparison With Traditional Soiled Bedding Sentinels                                                                            View abstracts

Track 3

14 :00 – 14 :15 - Le campagnol des champs: Microtus Arvalis

 

14 :15 – 15 :00 -Table ronde sur l’importance et le rôle du préposé aux soins des animaux

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Track 4

 14:00 – 15:00 -La prévention de l'hypothermie péri-opératoire chez les cynomolgus

 

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15:00-15:30

Refreshment and Networking Break

Sponsored by:   VRL Laboratories

15:30-16:45

Parallel Session Options... 2 choices

Track 1

 

15:30 – 16:00 -The Digital Vivarium, Continued 

Sponsored by:

 

 

16:00 – 16:45 - Roundtable: Integration of Exhaust Air Dust PCR Testing for Routine Surveillance of Rodent Pathogens on Two IVC Systems

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Track 2

 

15 :30 – 15:45 -  Inclure l'évaluation du bien-être animal au programme de soins vétérinaires

 

15 :45 – 16 :45 - Le saviez-vous que?

 

 

 

 

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18:00 – 20:00

Charles River Reception
All are welcome

               

 

 


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