Other Meetings of Interest

Meetings, courses and workshops listed here are not directly affiliated with the ISTT, but members and others interested in transgenesis may find them useful.

UPCOMING MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS

7th September 2022, 10:00-11:00 GMT - FREE Responsible Research Webinar - "Developing a standardised approach to the ethical review of animal materials"
Join Carol Smee (Head of Research Governance at the Wellcome Sanger Institute) and Dr Nikki Osborne as they share an update on the Animal Materials Working Group project to develop a standardised best practice approach. For more information or to book your free place CLICK HERE.
 
13th-15th September, daily 9:30-13:00 GMT - PREPARE for Better Science Course. 
This course is a collaborative effort with NORECOPA and is designed to support laboratory animal researchers to enhance the rigour and reproducibility of their studies by putting the PREPARE guidelines into practice when planning research and experimental procedures on animals. Attendees will receive 10 LASA CPD points. For more information visit the COURSE PAGE. Registration fee £260 for ISTT members (enter the code: ISTT22 when registering). Registration closes Friday 2nd September CLICK HERE.
 
19th-21th September, daily 9:30-12:30 GMT - Statistical Analysis for In Vivo and In Vitro Scientists Course. 
This course is designed to support life science researchers to select the most appropriate method of statistical analysis for their experimental design and to report results in a rigorous and reproducible way. For more information visit the COURSE PAGE. Registration fee £275 for ISTT members (enter the code: ISTT22 when registering). Registration closes Friday 9th September CLICK HERE.
 
3rd - 6th October 2022, daily 10:00-12:30 BST - Responsible Animal Research: Critical, Challenging & Creative Thinking Course. 
This guide to Responsible Animal Research is perfect for anyone starting to conduct or oversee research using animals or animal derived materials. Attendees will receive 10 LASA CPD points. For more information visit the COURSE PAGERegistration fee £300 for ISTT members (enter the code: ISTT22 when registering). Registration closes Friday 30th September 2022 CLICK HERE.
 
12th October, 10:00 BST - FREE Responsible Research Webinar - "Illustrative guide to replacing an animal research model". 
Join Dr Adrian Biddle (Queen Mary University London) and Dr Nikki Osborne as they discuss a lab's approach and experience of developing novel in vitro research models to replace the use of animals in cancer research. For more information, or to book your free place CLICK HERE.
 
11th November, 10:00 GMT - FREE Responsible Research Webinar - "Title to be confirmed". 
Join Dr Bella Williams (Understanding Animal Research) and Dr Nikki Osborne as they discuss why openness about animal research is important and how to be part of the change. For more information, or to book your free place CLICK HERE.

PAST MEETINGS

The 3rd Large Animal Genetic Engineering Summit

5 - 9 June 2022, The Chateaux Deer Valley, Park City, Utah, USA

Microinjection and Electroporation

21 - 24 March 2022, MRC Harwell Institute. Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire, UK 

Mouse Embryo and Spermatozoa Cryopreservation

28 - 31 March 2022, MRC Harwell Institute. Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire, UK  

Mouse Embryo and Spermatozoa cryopreservation course

18 - 21 October 2021, Mary Lyon Centre, Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire, UK