Meetings and events

We convene several meetings and events every year. These include annual events like the RSPCA/UFAW Rodent and Rabbit Welfare Group Meetings and RSPCA Lay Members' Forum, and other, one-off meetings on specific topics such as severe suffering.

Coming up:

  • 24-25 August 2022 - Refining severe disease models and procedures. Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Free to attend - more details about the event are available. Please click here to register.
  • 6 October 2022 - RSPCA/LASA/LAVA/IAT AWERB-UK meeting, Birmingham. Topic: induction and training for all AWERB members. A draft agenda is available, and you can register here.
  • November 2022 - RSPCA/UFAW Rodent Welfare Group Meeting. More details to follow soon.
  • 8 December 2022 - RSPCA Lay Members' Forum, London. Main topics: fulfilling AWERB tasks that relate to Replacement, and self-assessment for AWERBs (particularly relating to the audit process within the Animals in Science Regulation Unit Change Programme). More details to follow soon.

Contact animalsinscience@rspca.org.uk for any further information.