The Institute of Laboratory Animal Science in cooperation with the Tierpflegeschule an der Vetmeduni Vienna is announcing the


Workshop on Pain Assessment – Tutor: Prof. Paul Flecknell, Newcastle University, UK

September 26th - 27th, 2019

at the Vetmeduni Vienna


This workshop adresses scientists and technicians  who work with laboratory  rats , mice and rabbits and are  involved in pain management and welfare of these animals. The practical physiology of pain and nociception will be reviewed. Focus is on interactive and intensive training (video clips) of  cage- side assessment of pain using score sheets and grimace scales. Application of analgesics will be discussed.



Registration is now closed, since the workshop is already fully booked!



A fully completed form is required for registration. Enrollment is limited to 30 participants. Early application is advised. Please follow the Link to the online registration form:


Notice: your own Laptop, smartphone or tablet is required for participation!


Course fee per person *: € 320,00


*incl. lunch and coffee break. The fee does not include participant's travel and lodging.


Download preliminary program here 1