Nordic 3R Webinars

When:  May 6, 2021 from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM (BE)
Eight short presentations, from all the Nordic countries, showcasing some of the work being done to advance the 3Rs in this region and beyond. All presentations are 20 minutes + 5 minutes Q&A.

The organizers are very grateful to Rafael Frías at the Unit for LAS Education and Training, Comparative Medicine, Karolinska Institute, for technical assistance. The webinars will be held live, using Zoom. Please check that your institution supports this platform. They will be recorded and made available to registered users.

Registration is now open: please click here. Welcome!

  • 11:30-11:40: Welcome, Introduction
  • 11:40-12:05: Reducing group size in studies by consideration of the gut microbiota. Axel Kornerup Hansen, University of Copenhagen
  • 12:05-12:30: FishENDS-Dig: IT-assisted refinement of fish welfare assessment and humane endpoints. Aurora Brønstad, University of Bergen
  • 12:30-12:55: 3Rs and animal welfare in international fieldwork: Experiences from tagging geese on Norwegian tundra and Mongolian Steppe. Adriaan de Jong, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
  • 12:55-13:20: In vivo research in Iceland: an insight into the pros and cons in a small community. Katŕin Astradsðottir, ArcticLAS