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GW4 3Rs symposium 2022

GW4 3Rs symposium 2022

The fourth GW4 3Rs Symposium is to be held at the University of Bath and is jointly hosted by the NC3Rs (National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research).

This event, from 10am to 4pm on Wednesday 14 September 2022, is free to attend and is aimed at all those engaged in research (both animal research and those working with potential replacement technologies) as well as animal technicians. The event will showcase the latest 3Rs research and welfare initiatives taking place across GW4 and beyond, and will also highlight resources and funding opportunities available from the NC3Rs. The GW4 Alliance has kindly agreed to pay for buses for those travelling from Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter (please see registration form for details).

Poster submission: The symposium offers an excellent opportunity for you to present your own advances in the 3Rs during the poster session. There are two categories for the poster competition; one for researchers and one for technicians, with the opportunity to win one of two £100 vouchers. Prizes are subject to a minimum of five poster submissions per category. Please complete the form if you would like to submit an abstract and email it to Jess, the NC3Rs Regional Programme Manager ( by Wednesday 17 August. Accepted applicants will need to submit a PDF of their poster by 31 August.

Attendance only: If you wish to attend without submitting a poster abstract then please also use the form and email to by Wednesday 31 August (please note that spaces are limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis and priority will be given to those presenting posters).

Take a look at the draft event agenda: GW4 3Rs Symposium 2022  

Find out more about the NC3Rs:

University of Bath
University of Bristol
Cardiff University
University of Exeter