Saveetha Dental College and Hospitals feeling pleasure to share the happiness of successful completion of workshop & hands-on training on “Laboratory Animal in Scientific Experimentation and Research” (LASER) by the Department of Biomedical Research Unit Laboratory Animal Care and Dental Research Cell (BRULAC& DRC) which was aimed to train the PhD scholars and MD postgraduates. The program was inaugurated by the Director Dr. Deepak Nallaswamy, along with the presence of chief guest Dr. S. Ramesh professor& Head Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, TANVUS and the session guest speaker Dr. S.Balarama Kaimal Assistant professor, Saveetha Medical College. The director Dr. Deepak Nallaswamy addressed the gathering and articulated the importance of animal research in the medical, dental and other research streams. Followed by the inaugural ceremony the gracious presence and enlighten lectures from the chief guest and guest speaker has given an impact on participants on different aspects in Animal Research. While in the hands on session the participants were demonstrated and allowed to handle the animals in the specialized techniques like establishing research models, blood collection, organ collection, brain dissection, learning, memory, motor co-ordination, assessment of animal behavioral, laboratory CARE and maintenance by the scientist in charge Dr. D. Ezhilarasan other scientists Dr. M. Karthik Ganesh, Mr. N. Ashok Vardhan and the veterinarian in charge Dr. T.Muralidaran of the BRULAC& DRC department. The guests and participants very well appreciated the BRULAC& DRC department and the management of Saveetha Dental College and Hospital for conducting such a fruitful workshop.The Controller of Research (UG) Dr. P. Gopinath extended the thanks on behalf of BRULAC& DRC for the support from the director, chief guest, guest speaker and the Saveetha Dental College and Hospital in the success of Workshop.

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