ICARE Academy May 2018

Newport Beach, California

 


The ICARE Project aim is to empower IACUCs and their institutions to increase compliance with federal standards while minimizing regulatory burden. The Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Project <https://grants.nih.gov/grants/olaw/interagency_icare.htmuses active learning pedagogy which has been shown to increase effectiveness of adult education in factual and theoretical understanding of scientific and ethical issues by engaging the learner in activities that require the application of high-level concepts.



ICARE Academy
Tuesday, May 08, 2018 - Wednesday, May 09, 2018

POST EVENT
Stay longer and attend the District 8 AALAS (Southern California, San Diego and Hawaii) Meeting immediately following the ICARE Academy.  District 8 AALAS is scheduled for May 10-11, 2018 at the same hotel.  Register for that event separately at:  http://www.socalaalas.org/2018d8aalas

We regret that the Advanced Train the Trainer Institute scheduled for Monday, May 07, 2018 has been canceled.

Who Can Attend

For the ICARE Academy (2 day):
The curriculum at the two (2) day ICARE Academy curriculum focuses on topics that facilitate effective IACUC function. Please see the schedule HERE. Participation is open to those involved in animal care and use programs, including IACUC members and staff, Institutional Officials, veterinarians, animal facilities personnel, administrators, consultants, and compliance and regulatory personnel.

The number of attendees at an ICARE Academy is limited to 36.  Space will be filled on a first come-first serve basis.  If the program is sold out, you will have the option to add your name to the waitlist on the registration form.

Colleagues from outside the US are welcome to attend the workshop, however the target audience is IACUC members and staff and animal program personnel from US institutions.  The curriculum presented is focused on US federal standards.

During this training workshop, participants will be coached and mentored by experienced facilitators who are also IACUC subject matter experts from the Federal, academic and private sectors.  The facilitators will help participants develop the skills and knowledge they need to develop and deliver active learning IACUC training.

The number of attendees at an ICARE Academy is limited to 36.  Space will be filled on a first come-first serve basis.  If the program is filled, you will have the option to add your name to the waitlist on the registration form.  Registrants should note that the ICARE training is intensive.  Read more about what to expect below.


What to Expect

The ICARE Academy will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM through Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

ICARE participants work in facilitated breakout groups.  ICARE training is intensive.  Participants are fully engaged in content throughout the training and are not able to conduct other activities such as email, conference calls and laboratory or office management activities during the training day. 

Travel

Please do not purchase air travel tickets until you have received a confirmation of your registration.  

All Participants should plan to arrive into the either the Orange County Airport (or Los Angeles Airport farther away).  
The hotel provides complimentary airport shuttle from Orange County Airport.

ICARE Academy Participants should arrive on Monday, May 7 and depart on Wednesday evening, May 9, 2018
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Registration Cost:  

ICARE Academy (2 days):   $ 500.00

Registration includes:  
  • Instruction
  • Coursework materials
  • Wifi connection in the meeting room
Registration does not include:
  • Air travel
  • Lodging
  • Ground transportation 


 

Contact Information

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