Animal Wet Lab Training Sessions
Personnel can register for applicable training sessions by choosing the date and submitting the completed Wet Lab Registration Form.


 

 
The purpose of our Education Program is to foster a philosophy of compassion and respect for the animals used in research, teaching and testing. In addition, the training program provides participants with the necessary knowledge base and technical skills to carry out required procedures, and to promote quality science based on appropriate use of animals by skilled individuals.
 

Location: Bannatyne Campus
Basic Medical Sciences Building, Room 023

Type Date

Mouse Wet Lab Introduction
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Mice
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Mice
2:00 PM -3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Mice
Offered as needed

September 14, 2021
September 21, 2021
October 5, 2021
October 12, 2021
October 26, 2021

November 2, 2021

November 9, 2021

November 16, 2021

December 7, 2021

December 14, 2021

Rat Wet Lab Introduction
 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Rats
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Rats
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Rats
Offered as needed

September 16, 2021
October 7, 2021
October 14, 2021

November 18, 2021

November 25, 2021

December 9, 2021

Anesthesia & Analgesia
Wet Lab: Rodents
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

September 22, 2021

October 20, 2021

November 24, 2021

Gas Anesthesia Wet Lab:  Rodents
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

September 15, 2021

October 13, 2021

November 17, 2021

Intro to Surgery & Post-Op Care Wet Lab
9:00AM - 4:00PM

September 29, 2021

October 28, 2021

December 1, 2021

Physical Methods of
Euthanasia Wet Lab: Rodents
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

September 24, 2021

October 29, 2021

November 26, 2021 

Advanced Surgical Technique Wet Lab: Cannulations                      
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Offered upon request

Aseptic Stereotactic Surgery in Rodents Wet Lab
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

October 21, 2021

November 18, 2021

 

Location: 053 Apotex Centre
Bannatyne Campus

Type Date
Endpoints, Monitoring
& Record Keeping
 

Time: 9:00-11:00 AM 

October 1, 2021

November 5, 2021

December 3, 2021

Location: St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre
R.O. Burrell Lab
Type Date

Mouse Wet Lab Introduction
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Mice
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Mice
2:00 PM -3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Mice
Offered as needed

 October 19, 2021

Rat Wet Lab Introduction
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Rats
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Rats
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Rats
Offered as needed

 October 21, 2021

Location: Fort Garry Campus
Biological Sciences, W100 Duff Roblin Bldg
Type Date

Mouse Wet Lab Introduction
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Mice
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Mice
2:00 PM -3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Mice
Offered as needed

 

 

 

 

Rat Wet Lab Introduction
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Blood Collection in Rats
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Injections in Rats
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Oral Gavage in Rats
Offered as needed

 
September 28, 2021

Location: Fort Garry Campus
Animal Science Poultry Barn
Type Date

Poultry Wet Lab
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Upon Request 

Location: Fort Garry Campus, Animal Science,
T.K. Cheung Centre for Animal Research
Type Date

Swine Wet Lab
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Upon Request 

Location: Glenlea Dairy Unit
Type Date

Bovine Wet Lab (Dairy)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Upon Request 

To request wet lab training for swine, dairy cattle or poultry, please submit this form. Someone will be in contact with you once the form is received.

For your information

Mouse & Rat Wet Labs

Introduction will address:

  • Handling and Restraint
  • Sexing
  • Weighing
  • Identification
  • Health Assessment
  • Euthanasia

Anesthesia and Analgesia Wet Lab
Prerequisite: A handling and restraint wet lab for your species.

Physical Methods of Euthanasia Wet Lab: Rodents
Prerequisite: Mouse or Rat Wet Lab.

Introduction to Surgery & Post-Op Care Wet Lab
Prerequisite: Anesthesia and Analgesia Wet Lab.

Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster and Surgery & Anesthesia in Large Animals will be offered as required.

Please register at least one week in advance.  A cancellation fee will be charged if notice is not received within 24 hours of the session.

For more information

e-mail: autp@cc.umanitoba.ca

or phone: 789-3960.