A one day Seminar cum workshop “Animal Experimentation and ethics ” was organized on 30th April, 2022 by Association for safe medication and department of Pharmacology, SGT College of Pharmacy, SGT University, Gurugram. The event was convened by Prof (Dr.) Vijay Bhalla, principal, SGTCOP and coordinated by advisors Prof (Dr.) Sushma Chaturvedi, HOD (Pharmacology) , Dr. Vaibhav Walia and Co-advisors Ms. Sonika Shrivastava and Ms. Sushma Maratha. The event was registered by UG and PG students of SGT college of Pharmacy. In his inaugural speech Prof (Dr.) Vijay Bhalla, principal, SGTCOP highlighted the importance of biomedical research in animals and the objectives of CPCSEA guidelines for animal experimentation.
Dr. Bhalla urged students of SGT to strictly follow the CPCSEA guidelines for their research. The morning seminar session, was graced by eminent Guest Speakers- Dr. Inderjeet Yadav, Veterinarian In charge, NBRC, Manesar, Gurugram and Dr. Sandeepa Bhan, Scientist A, Shriram Institute of Industrial Research, Delhi who delivered keynote lectures on standard operating procedures, CPCSEA guidelines and ethics in biomedical research.
The Morning session was followed as Talk 1 by Dr. Inderjeet Yadav, Veterinarian In charge, NBRC, Manesar, Gurugram on: Breeding behaviour and Euthanasia ; Talk 2 by Dr. Sandeepa Bhan, Scientist A, Shriram Institute of Industrial Research, Delhi on CPCSEA guidelines and standard operating procedures for animal experimental study. Prof (Dr.) Sushma Chaturvedi, HOD Pharmacology department, SGTCOP proposed vote of thanks.
More than 60 participants enrolled in the workshop from various disciplines including faculties, post-graduate and undergraduate students. thanks. Post Lunch session of workshop on animal ethics was conducted in SGTCOP.