Didactic Learning

The didactic portion will cover all 3 years of the program and involve formal laboratory animal didactic lecture series, journal club, pathology rounds and various other educational seminars. The goals are to:


  • Understand and interpret the laws regulations and guidelines for the humane care and use of animals in research
  • Learn basics of laboratory animal biology and diseases
  • Become prepared for the certifying examination of the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine