Training surgeons

NHMRC Guidelines on the Use of Animals for Training Surgeons and Demonstrating New Surgical Equipment and Techniques

The NHMRC developed this document in response to requests from Animal Ethics Committee (AECs) for guidance when they are considering applications for the use of animals to train surgeons in new techniques and how to use new technology.

Guidelines on the use of animals for training interventional medical practitioners and demonstrating new medical equipment and techniques-November 2009

This document should be read in conjunction with the Australian code of practice for the care and use of animals for scientific purposes.