Full program description
This course is required for students who will be performing rodent restraint and as well as subcutaneous and intraperitoneal injections in their labs.
The Rodent Restraint and SC/IP Injections course will cover: humane restraint, subcutaneous and intraperitoneal injection techniques, and discusses general considerations for injections (such as sterility, needle sizes, syringe sizes, syringe handling, and safe needle handling).
At the end of the hands-on laboratory, each student will be assessed in order to determine whether they have demonstrated competency or proficiency in the techniques taught in this course.
*Prerequisite: Introduction to Working with Rodents in Research.