2009 Sharing Conference

The 1rst Annual Shanghai Laboratory Animal Welfare Sharing Conference was held September 26-28, 2009.

Hosted by Office of Shanghai Administrative Committee for Laboratory Animals • AAALAC INTERNATIONAL • Global Research Education & Training (GR8)

Premier Sponsor: GlaxoSmithKline
Global Sponsors: Pfizer • Roche • Wuxi • AppTec
International Sponsors: Covance • American Association for Laboratory Animal Science • AstraZeneca • Lilly • Tecniplast
Media Sponsor: ALN World

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DAY ONE- LEADERSHIP FORUM

Setting a Collaborative Agenda for Success
Dr. Cheng Gao; Director Office of Shanghai Administrative Committee for Laboratory Animals
Dr. Yijun Yu; Standing Vice President Shanghai Laboratory Animal Research Center
Jayne Mackta; President & CEO, GR8

Laws, Regulations & Policies: Challenges in a Global Environment
China Update
Dr. Genping Li; Director Office of Beijing Administrative Committee for Laboratory Animals
AAALAC Update
Dr. Kathryn Bayne; Global Director, AAALAC International
Industry Perspective
Dr. David Piper; Director, LAS EU and WW Diligence, GSK

Building & Managing a World-Class Animal Research Program
Animal Research Status and Progress in China
Dr. Zhiwei Yang; CALAS

Laboratory Animal Medicine
Dr. Jianfei Wang; Director of Animal Science, GSK R&D China

Facility Management
Dr. Ping Xu; Professor, General Director, SLAC

International Primate Plan
Dr. Joanne Zurlo; Director, ILAR

The Path Forward (Forum Summary)
Dr. Angela Wong; VP of Service Biology, WuXi AppTec

DAY TWO- LABORATORY ANIMAL WELFARE TRAINING

Trends in Laboratory Animal Science
Dr. Cheng Gao; Director Office of Shanghai Administrative Committee for Laboratory Animals
Dr. Kathryn Bayne; Global Director, AAALAC International Research Animal Welfare

Research Animal Welfare — Best Practice Drives the Business of Science
• Dr. Iris Bolton; Director, Clinical Medicine, MPI Research
• Dr. Robert Gunnels; Director, Global Regulatory Compliance & Training, Pfizer
• Dr. Maureen Hargaden; Director, LAR, Roche

Identifying and Applying Best Practices Lessons Learned — AAALAC Accreditation
Moderator:
Dr. Kathryn Bayne; Global Director, AAALAC Int’l
Panelists:
Dr. Yan Chang; Deputy Director National Shanghai Center for Drug Safety Evaluation & Research
Dr. William Pang; Director, Veterinary Services, CRL
Dr. John Z. Gong; Vice President & CTO, JOINN Laboratories

Beyond AAALAC: International Audits
Discussion of Essential Components of a World-class Animal Research Program
— What Global Pharmas Look For
— How Chinese Institutions Prepare For Outside Audits
Moderators:
Dr. Dale Martin; Sr. Director, US, LASW, Sanofi-Aventis
Dr. Marilyn Brown; Ex. Director, Animal Welfare & Training CRL
Panelists:
• Mr. Gary Morrow; Sr. Project Manager, IACUC Chair, Genentech
• Dr. David Piper; Director, LAS EU and WW Diligence, GSK
• Dr. Wendy Underwood; Director Veterinary Resources, Lilly
• Dr. Lijie Fu; Executive Vice President of Operations, IACUC Chair, Medicilon/MPI
• Dr. Xiang Gao; Director & Professor, National Center for Mutant Mice, Model Animal Research Center
• Dr. Angela Wong; VP Service Biology, WuXi AppTec
• Dr. Desheng Zhu; Director, Laboratory Animal Science, Beijing University

Summary and Closing Remarks
Dr. Fon Chang,
Attending Veterinarian, AstraZeneca

DAY THREE- LAS CAREER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

Continuing Education and Career Growth for Veterinary Sciences Staff
Dr. Karl Field
Executive Director, Veterinary Sciences, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Veterinary Training In Laboratory Animal Medicine
Dr. Patricia Turner
Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathobiology, University of Guelph, Canada

An Introduction to AALAS
Dr. Nicole Duffee
Director, Education & Scientific Affairs American Association for Laboratory Animal Science

Roundtable Discussion Break-out Groups
• Veterinarians
Co-facilitators:
Sam Shen (CRL)
Wendy Underwood (Lilly)

• Animal Care Staff Co-facilitators:
Sandra Burlock (CRL)
Min Jia (ChemPartners)

• Supervisors/Managers Co-facilitators:
Cynthia Rahn (GSK)
Yan Chang (NCDSER)
Ying Zhao (ChemPartners)

Analysis of Current Laboratory Animal Science Policies and Administration in China Qi Kong and Chuan Qin, ILAR e-Journal Volume 51(e1-e10) — 2010