Main Program Conference

26th June 2019

(26th – 28th June 2019)


       

The 13th TALAS International Conference


Advanced IACUC Training, Global Trends of Animal Welfare, Current IACUC Issues, Current Animal
Models, Improving Care and Use of Research Animals and Animal Welfare by Responsible Science and
Accreditation, Research Animal Facility Design Trends and Current HVAC Issues

June 26-28, 2019 (Wednesday to Friday)

**All Presentations in English**

Location: Mayfair Grand Ballroom A
Berkeley Hotel Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
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June 26, 2019 (Wednesday)

Advanced IACUC Training, Global Trends of Animal Welfare and Current IACUC Issues

Announcer and Speaker Introduction: Dr. Kannika Siripattarapravat
Ms. Waruja Korkijthamkul


08:00 – 08:30
Registration
08:30 – 09:00
Welcome address
Welcome address by the TALAS President, Dr. Parntep Ratanakorn
Opening remark by Assist. Prof. Dr. Walasinee Moonarmart
Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University
Opening remark and Keynote Topic:The direction of pre-clinical research development in Thailand
Dr. Nares Damrongchai
CEO, Thailand Center of Excellence for Life Sciences (TCELS)
09:00 – 09:30
Presenting Honorary Membership by Dr. Parntep Ratanakorn
AFRIMS – TALAS Exemplary Laboratory Animal Technician Award Ceremony
MG Pramote Imwattana, MD
Director General, Royal Thai Army-Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences (RTA-AFRIMS)

Moderator: Dr. Montip Gettayacamin, DVM, DACLAM
Senior Director for Southeast Asia, AAALAC International
09:30 – 09:40
Group photo of all participants
09:40 – 10:00
Coffee/Tea/Snack Break and Visiting Exhibition
10:00 – 10:30
The Use of Animals in Science - a Global Perspective on Ethics and Animal Welfare
Mr. Barney Reed, BSc, MSc
Senior Scientific Manager, Research Animals Department
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), UK

Moderator: Dr. Parntep Ratanakorn, DVM, MSc
10:30 – 11:00
Animal Care and Use Program Oversight and Monitoring – AAALAC International Expectation
Dr. Gary Borkowski, DVM, MS, DACLAM
Global Director, AAALAC International, USA

Moderator: Dr. Parntep Ratanakorn, DVM, MSc
11:00 – 12:00
Statistics Made Easy in Animal Experiments
Professor Dr. Yong-Meng Goh, DVM, PhD
Head, Department of Veterinary Preclinical Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Moderator: Dr. Nattapon Panupinthu, MD, PhD
OHS advisor and IACUC Member, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
12:00 – 13:30 Buffet Lunch and Visiting Exhibition
13:30 – 14:15
Improving Animal Welfare in the Care and use of Animals – Singapore Experience
Dr. Leslie Retnam, B.Vet.Sc., MLAS, MRCVS
Senior Associate Director, IACUC Office, National University of Singapore

Moderator: Dr. Montip Gettayacamin, DVM, DACLAM
Senior Director for Southeast Asia, AAALAC International
14:15 – 15:00
Improving Good Animal Welfare and Safety Practices in a Large Institution – Duke-NUS Experience
Dr. Viji Vijayan, MBBS, MSc, MD, RBM, MSc
Associate Professor,
Assistant Dean, Safety, Health, Emergency, Research Integrity & Compliance and Central Procurement
Director, Research Operations
Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore


Moderator:Dr. Prof. Emeritus Dr. Nateetip Krishnamra, PhD
IACUC Chairperson, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee/Tea/Snack Break and Visiting Exhibition

15:30 – 16:00
IACUC Protocol Challenges - Surgeon Training Using Large Animals
Dr. Bryan Ogden, DVM, DACLAM
Director and Chief Veterinary Officer
SingHealth Experimental Medicine Center, Singapore


Moderator: Dr. Thattawan Kaewsakhorn
Director, Chiang Mai University Laboratory Animal Center
16:00 – 16:30
Achieving a Good 'Culture of Care'
Mr. Barney Reed, BSc, MSc
Senior Scientific Manager, Research Animals Department
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), UK


Moderator: Dr. Hou-Chun Chen, PhD
Advisor, Central Animal Facility, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
AAALAC International ad hoc Specialist
16:30 – 17:00
Coping with Compassion Fatigue
Dr. Gary Borkowski, DVM, MS, DACLAM
Global Director, AAALAC International, USA

Moderator: Dr. Nattapon Panupinthu, MD, PhD
OHS advisor and IACUC Member, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University

TALAS (Thai Association for Laboratory Animal Science)

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