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VetNEST Summer School

Animal Welfare, Veterinary Ethics and Law and Communication Skills

28 - 30 September 2021
Onlline Event

What? The aim of this summer school is to contribute to the teaching on animal welfare, veterinary ethics and law with a focus on small-scale farms and traditional (extensive) production systems that are of particular importance in the Balkan states and Eastern Europe. As an interdisciplinary scheme, the summer school aims to contribute to the VetNEST members’ curricula as an elective course and allow veterinary students to gain knowledge on the topic.

Who? Eligible students (two participants from each VetNEST-Extended partner institution – see top left box), as well as non-VetNEST applicants, with a strong interest in animal welfare, veterinary ethics, law and communication skills.

Topics? Animal welfare science and applied animal welfare / Values, dilemmas and solutions within animal welfare / Ethical reflections / EU animal welfare legislation framework in theory and practice / Forensic veterinary medicine / Communication with animal owners and with society

Detailed information can be found under the following link: