FRAME Training Schools in Experimental Design

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name FRAME Training Schools in Experimental Design
Owner/Developer Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments
Abbreviated owner FRAME
Country United Kingdom
Languages English
Contact email
Description FRAME runs regular training schools in experimental design and statistics. Previous courses have been highly successful. FRAME has already held schools in association with universities throughout the UK, Europe and Scandinavia. The schools provide: - Basic training in experimental design techniques - Instruction in statistical methods to ensure data is analysed correctly - Advice on legal and ethical considerations when using experimental animals - Opportunity to evaluate procedures before putting them into practice - Chance to meet with other researchers to discuss ideas and exchange expertise - Practical skills that can be used daily in laboratories
Knowledge Source Category
Category Education/Training
Sub categories Training
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Face-to-face
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Industry
Users access Fee-based access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Fundamental studies, Animal welfare, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Education and training
Legislative framework Directive 2010/63/EU
Technology/Tools Alternative test methods (in vitro), Animal testing (in vivo)