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(Portugal) 1st International conference on alternatives

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> The Portuguese Society for Humane Education (SPEdH) is organising the
> first International Conference of Alternatives to Animal Experimentation,
> to be held in the Fernando Lopes-Gra�a Auditorium, at the F�rum Municipal
> Romeu Correia in Almada, 26-27 January, 2013.
> The aim of the Conference is to promote the debate and sharing of
> information regarding policies on alternatives and animal use in research,
> testing and education, highlighting replacement methods.
> The program will include keynotes sessions by Prof Marc Bekoff and Prof
> Horst Spielmann. InterNICHE Co-ordinator Nick Jukes will speak on best
> practice and alternatives in education and training.
> A Multimedia Exhibition of alternatives from InterNICHE will provide
> hands-on access to software, models, mannekins and simulators.
> For more information, please see
> Nick Jukes
> InterNICHE Co-ordinator
> 98 Clarendon Park Road
> Leicester LE2 3AE
> England
> tel: +44 116 210 9652
> mobile: +44 7552 972 770
> e-mail:


Animal Consultants International ( )

Dear colleagues,

Join Prof. Emeritus Marc Bekoff, Prof. Horst Spielmann, myself and others, for two days of interesting presentations, entertainment and a friendly atmosphere, at the International Conference on Alternatives to Animal Experimentation in Lisbon, 26-27 January. My own presentation will be on the scientific limitations of animal research. The conference is organised by SPeDH (The Portuguese Society for Humane Education).

Hyperlinks are at if needed (scroll down).

With regards,


- European Veterinary Specialist in Welfare Science, Ethics and Law
- Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics
- Director, Animal Consultants International

-- author: The Costs and Benefits of Animal Experiments, Palgrave Macillan 2011 --
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