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Workshops

Training workshops (maximum of 6 participants) are available. If you have any questions or special requests, please contact Carol; 494-2521

These hands-on workshops are designed to introduce the participant to the basic techniques in the laboratory rat and mouse. The Handling/Restraint workshop is a prerequisite for participation in all other workshops; unless participant has had previous training and/or experience in this area. A minimum of 3 days notice is requested for cancellation.

Workshops are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis! Workshops are free to personnel tied to Purdue protocols, Purdue staff/faculty.  You are encouraged to participate in workshops that are directly related to techniques in your protocolParticipants must be familiar with their project/protocol and techniques required of their protocol prior to attending class!

If you need to cancel your appointment you can go to the scheduling website and view the workshops you are signed up for.

Basics of Rodent Handling, Restraint, and Normal Behavior (Rat & Mouse)
8/24/2018 - Friday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
8/30/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/18/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/25/2018 - Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/2/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/16/2018 - Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
11/14/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
12/3/2018 - Monday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Sign Up
Injections in the rat and mouse; ID, IM, SC, IP
8/27/2018 - Monday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
9/5/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/6/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/20/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/3/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/19/2018 - Friday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
11/1/2018 - Thursday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
12/4/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am Sign Up
Blood Collection in the Rat and Mouse
8/29/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
9/19/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/4/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/22/2018 - Monday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
11/27/2018 - Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Sign Up
Tail Vein Injection in the Lab (Rat & Mouse)
9/4/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/21/2018 - Friday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/10/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Rodent Oral Gavage
8/31/2018 - Friday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
9/6/2018 - Thursday 10:45 am – 12:45 pm
11/27/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am Sign Up
Isoflurane Gas Anesthesia
9/4/2018 - Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
9/24/2018 - Monday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/5/2018 - Friday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/31/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
11/30/2018 - Friday 8:30 am – 10:30 am Sign Up
Wound closure and Suturing Basics
9/17/2018 - Monday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/11/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
12/5/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am Sign Up
Orbital Sinus Injection (As an alternative to tail vein injection)
9/25/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
11/7/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Aseptic Technique / Surgical Preparation
9/5/2018 - Wednesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
10/10/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
12/6/2018 - Thursday 8:30 am – 10:30 am Sign Up
Euthanasia / Basic Necropsy / Organ Identification
8/28/2018 - Tuesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
9/26/2018 - Wednesday 8:30 am – 10:30 am
10/18/2018 - Thursday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
11/30/2018 - Friday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Sign Up
12/4/2018 - Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Sign Up
Combined Techniques (Prior experience/training in majority of courses is required)
12/7/2018 - Friday 9:00 am – 11:00 am Sign Up
Working with Surgical Loops and Dissecting Microscopes
10/12/2018 - Friday 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Optical Loupes for Magnification
No upcoming sessions

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