The 3Rs and NAMs: all-inclusive?


On 19 June 2024, the 3Rs Centre Utrecht (3RCU) and the Transition to Animal-free Innovations (TPI) programme are organising, together with TPI Utrecht and the Netherlands National Committee for the protection of animals used for scientific purposes (NCad), a conference at Jaarbeurs Media Plaza Utrecht. The conference aims to connect NAMs to the 3Rs framework, exploring the best way forward for human-based biomedical basic and translational science.

Programme "The 3Rs and NAMs: all-inclusive?"

  • 9.00 Walk-in
  • 9:30 Start conference
  • 9:45-9:55 Word of welcome by Jeffrey Bajramovic (3RCU) and Erica van Oort (TPI)
  • 9:55-10:05 Pitch Young DALAS/Young TPI
  • 10:05-10:50 Keynote by Prof. Dr. Hans Clevers
  • 10:50-11:15 Coffee/tea break
  • 11:15-12:00 Keynote by Prof. Thomas Hartung, MD
  • 12:00-13:00 Lunch
  • 13:00-14:00 Session 1 - Improving uptake and validation of NAMs
  • 14:00-14:30 Panel discussion
  • 14:30-15:00 Coffee/tea break
  • 15:00-16:00 Session 2 - In transition! Innovation to improve science
  • 16:00-16:30 Panel discussion
  • 16:30-17:00 Collaborative reflection
  • 17:00-18:30 Closing remarks and drinks


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Jaarbeurs Media Plaza
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