Promoting understanding, expertise and the 3Rs to the surgical research community
Wet labs at the EALAS Congress
Rome, Italy from November 22nd to November 24th 2023.
We are are able to offer two sessions of hands-on wet labs, guided by experienced tutors from the University in Rome and from the pool of surgeons from EALAS. This is an unique opportunity to learn or refine surgical techniques. The number of participants is limited so be quick to register. Please note, these are early bird prices if booked before 22. September.
1. Session, Rodents
Date: 22. November, 1230 - 1630h
Microsurgical Techniques, Intubation and Vascular Catheterization in the Rat
This lab will provide training on intubation and vascular catheterization in rodents in a unique and state of the art facility with talented instructors. In addition to sharing surgical tips and tricks for success, our instructors will also review updates to surgical and anesthetic processes, aseptic techniques, surgical instruments, and post-operative recommendations for achieving long-term patency in catheterized rodents.
2. Session, Pigs
Date: 23. November, 0800 - 1200h
This amazing facility provides us with the opportunity to instruct on surgical techniques in the swine model. Students will get the opportunity to perform endoscopic and catheterization procedures.
Anesthesia, proper handling of the equipment and instruments needed to perform these procedures will be mentored, along with specific techniques and tips for each.
-Using and handling endoscopes
-VAP and VAB