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Zebrafish Husbandry Education Short Course Welcome Reception

Welcome reception for our short course.  Information on our program is below.  

Zebrafish husbandry education courses sponsored by the Zebrafish Husbandry Association (ZHA) are available at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).  Course content was developed by a team of ZHA members with expertise in optimal zebrafish husbandry practices for the biomedical research setting. Teaching optimal husbandry techniques will encourage standardization of husbandry methods and subsequently also of research results.  The short course will be taught May 21-25, 2018 at UAB.  Training sessions are on Introduction to Aquatic Systems; Live Feeds 1 and 2; Spawning and Larviculture 1, 2, and 3; Cleaning, Disinfection, Quarantine, and Health Monitoring; Occupational Health and Safety in the Zebrafish Facility; Water Chemistry 1 and 2; Recognizing Sick Fish and Necropsy; and Anesthesia and Euthanasia. 

Our event will be a welcome reception for instructors and participantsfor this course.  We will serve a variety of appetizers and beverages and have a short program to welcome everyone.  

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:30pm to 10:00pm
Description of Organization's Mission: 
The mission of the Zebrafish Husbandry Education Team is to globally elevate the quality and recognition of husbandry for zebrafish used in biomedical research
Event Access: 
Closed to the Public
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