Required training videos:
Video 1: Survival Rodent Surgery - General Training in Rodent Survival Surgery (Module 1)
Video 2: Survival Rodent Surgery - Simple Suture Patterns for Rodent Surgery (Module 2)
Training in Basic Biomethodology for Laboratory Mouse (DVD available in the CCMR office or by request here)
Training in Basic Biomethodology for Laboratory Rats (DVD available in the CCMR office or by request here)
Individuals wishing to take the surgical training course need to complete the surgical questionnaire (Word) (PDF) and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Surgery class" no less than 48 hours in advance of the scheduled class. The upcoming dates and times for the class are indicated below. Once we receive your email and review your questionnaire we will contact you with the date and location of your assigned class. Please watch the two surgery training modules (above) which can be found at (http://www.dartmouth.edu/~ccmr/services/training/) prior to attending class.
Future Surgery classes:
Suggested additional training resources:
Additional NIH training videos can be found here.
These guidelines identify 20 areas that need to be addressed within a paper containing animal research. Many journals are now following these guidelines and may not publish papers that have not followed the guidelines.
Last Updated: 11/11/14