Scheduled Courses

Scheduled Courses

Avoid Allergies & Infections When Working With Laboratory Animals


Course Description
Working with laboratory animals pose a risk of employees being exposed to allergens and potential infectious agents.


During this course we will educate you on:

  • How allergens and infectious agents spread
  • Where bacteria, vira and parasites can be found in the surroundings and on the laboratory animals
  • How to optimize your workflow
  • How to use personal protective equipment

All of the above in a great mix of presentations, quiz and workshop!


Mette Bar Ilan, a nurse specialized in infection control. Mette is employed at the Central Unit for Infection Control and the Lifestock Associated MRSA advisory service at Statens Serum Institut. Mette is an experienced teacher as her daily work includes education on infection control as well as preparation of national guidelines and information within this area.


Karen Ekkelund Petersen, SCANBUR. Karen was educated as a veterinarian in 2012 and has since then been working with laboratory animals during her PhD and at SCANBUR. Karen has experience with teaching and knowledge about various housing systems, the legislation in this area and animal welfare.


Wednesday 5 May 2021, 09:00 - 13:00 CET.




EUR 55 excl. VAT / 400 Academy points.


English or Danish (optional, depends on participants).


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Deadline for sign up
Monday 3 May 2021.


Also available costumized specifically to your facility. Contact academy@scanbur.com