We are pleased to inform you about the program schedule for the conference of “Behavioural phenotyping of rodent disease models – potential and pitfalls.

Time: Aug. 28 – Sept. 2, 2016

Place: Tartu / Pyhajärve Spa Hotel (http://www.pyhajarve.com/en/), Estonia

Organizers: University of Helsinki, University of Eastern Finland, University of Tartu

The aim of the course is to introduce a variety of methods available for assessment of rodent behaviour in laboratory conditions with focus on selection of appropriate methods and understanding of possible pitfalls in experimental design and data interpretation. A special emphasis is given to translational potential of preclinical neurobehavioural studies. In addition, demonstration of modern animal facility and laboratories for behavioural phenotyping will be organised. 

All information and also registration http://sime.ut.ee/EN/rodent-models-2016/.