Session 5

Environmental Enrichment Issues Salon ABG

Emilie Rissman (Chair)

8:00-9:30 am

The Science of Environment Enrichment for Laboratory Animals

William T. Greenough


Search for Optimal Enrichment

Timo Nevalainen

9:45-11:30 am

Breakout Groups (Chairs)—



Mice/rats and rabbits

(John Vandenbergh and Vera Baumans)

(Jennifer Obernier and Stephen Barthold—R)

Salon ABG



(Graham Moore)

(Janet Gonder—R)

Salon D


Nonhuman primates

(Carolyn Crockett)

(Randall J. Nelson—R)

(R = Rapporteur)

Salon E

11:30 am12:15 pm

Reports from Breakout Sessions

Salon ABG

12:30-1:30 pm

LUNCH—Faculty Club


1:30-3:00 pm

Point/Counterpoint—The Cases For and Against Harmonization to Balance the Needs for Conducting Research and Meeting Animal Welfare Concerns—

Salon ABG

Chair: William S. Stokes


Michael D. Kastello, Gilles Demers,

Jonathan Richmond, John G. Miller,

Nelson Garnett, Wim deLeeuw,

Derek Forbes, Clément Gauthier,

John C. Crabbe, Naoko Kagiyama


3:00 pm

Workshop adjournment


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