Additional Training

Rodent Surgery/Anesthesia Training

REQUIRED PREREQUISITES: IACUC Mouse or Rat Basic Handling or Euthanasia Class before IACUC Rodent Anesthesia Principles and IACUC Rodent Anesthesia Principles before IACUC Rodent Basic Surgical Principles Class

IACUC Rodent Anesthesia Principles In-person (AM) interactive class that includes information on anesthesia, analgesia and post-operative care.

IACUC Rodent Basic Surgical Principles A two-day (AM) in-person interactive course that includes information on aseptic technique, surgical skills and osmotic pump placement.

IACUC Rodent Isoflurane Machine (Online) Introduction to the operating and use of an isoflurane machine including safety and maintenance.

Procedure-Specific Training (scheduled as-needed): Includes topics such as oral gavage, tail vein injection, and submandibular blood collection. Send scheduling requests to [email protected], and include the protocol number and your available dates and times.

Matchmaker Training can be coordinated for specific study techniques. Submit your request to [email protected] with a description of what techniques are needed.