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FICAM organizes high level scientific courses on alternative methods for animal experimentation. These courses include both theorethical and practical education in cell and tissue culturing and in advanced human tissue/organ modeling. Scientific education in these areas are given also in connection of different symposia and seminars. The FICAM doctoral students get scientific education during regular team-meetings and educational days.

FICAM gives education in GLP both for researchers and for scientists.

FICAM has organized education in cell and tissue culturing since the year 2007 for FinPharmaNet (formerly ToxGS) graduate school. The courses of high international level have been available for a large audience.

In 2009, FICAM organized ”The 30-Year Anniversary Symposium of the Finnish Society of Toxicology” (FST). FICAM also participates in the organizations of the yearly seminars of the Finnish Consensus Platform for Alternatives (FINCOPA).

FICAM organized an international symposium, the 28th Workshop of the Scandinavian Society for Cell Toxicology (SSCT), September 21-23, 2011, in Hotel Rosendahl in Tampere. Summary and abstracts

FICAM organized GLP course 12-13 Dec, 2011. Programme

FICAM organized the 10th Annual Symposium of  FINCOPA (Finnish Consensus Platform for Alternatives) titled "Implementation of the Directive 2010/63/EU in Finland and the role of alternative methods in biomedical research" on September 20., 2013 in Tampere.
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