CARE Education and Training Services

The objectives of the educational programs are the promotion of animal welfare through the teaching of ethics and best practices for animal experimentation, and the protection of the health and safety of individuals who care for and use research animals.

MODULE I TRAINING
To ensure that personnel conducting procedures on research animals are appropriately qualified and trained in those procedures required training is assigned by the IACUC and must be completed before the protocol/amendment can be approved. Module 1 training is MANDATORY for EVERY research animal user. This is in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations and guidelines.

For additional information please see IACUC Policy 200: Education and Training for the Humane Care and Use of Animals in Research, Training, and Testing.

Module I - Training and Examination
 
MODULE II TRAINING

The second Module in the Cornell training program is Module II "Animal Facility Tours". Staff and investigators will be required to complete Module II for each respective facility that they will be entering and working in. This training will be given by the facility manager, supervisor, or their designated trainer.

For information on Module II; please read the Module II Training SOP.

Complete one of these forms for each person entering and working in each facility

  • Module II Form for New Employees - Coming Soon
  • Module II Form for Established Employees - Coming Soon
     
Laboratory Animal Medicine Residency
The objective of this residency program is to train graduate veterinarians for a career in laboratory animal medicine, research, and service, by providing them with the knowledge and experience necessary to achieve certification by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM).

For more information please visit the Laboratory Animal Medicine Residency web page.
 
3 Ts: TRANSLATIONAL TRAINING TOOLS
For more information please visit the Translational Training Tools web page.

 
 
ASLAP SUMMER FELLOWSHIP IN LABORATORY ANIMAL MEDICINE
For more information please visit the ASLAP Summer Fellowship in Medicine web page.