Introduction to Laboratory Animal Medicine (University Course; in German)

The purpose of this university course is to impart the ability to provide the conditions for responsible handling and taking care of animals used in scientific experiments at a high level.  It serves to train students and postgraduates who will be conducting animal experiments in their professional roles.

Course title: Introduction to Laboratory Animal Medicine

Target group

  • Animal caretakers and veterinary assistants (with completed training, graduates of animal caretaker school), individuals with comparable completed training including medical laboratory scientists and biology laboratory technicians
  • Bachelor, Master and Magister degree students completing programmes in medical and biological fields
  • Graduates from a medical or biological academic programme

Course type: Block course for students and in a career-integrated format

Further information on the website of the institute of laboratory animal science 1 (in German)


Organiser of the University Course Christiana Winding-Zavadil
T +43 1 25077-2806
E-Mail to Christiana Winding-Zavadil


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