E&T Board composition

The E&T Board comprises individuals with recognised expertise and experience in the relevant fields of laboratory animal science, education and training. All members of the E&T board are volunteers, giving their time for free as do the supporting external experts who have been appointed to assist with course audits.


The E&T Board:

Marcel Gyger (Chair) (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland)
Manuel Berdoy (Oxford University, UK)
Nathalie Bourgès Abella
Teresa de la Cueva
(Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse (ENVT, France)
(Charles River, Spain)
Ismene Dontas (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece)
Magda João Castelhano-Carlos (School of Medicine, University of Minho, Portugal)
Nicole Linklater (LAS interactive, Germany)
Mats Sjöquist (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden)
Julia Steidle (Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany)
Chris Van Ginneken (University of Antwerpen, Belgium)


Appointed External Experts:

Klas Abelson
(University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Philippe Bugnon (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
Rafael Frias (Karolinska University, Sweden)
Frans Meijers (Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Kathy Ryder (The Home Office, UK)
Ana Santos (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)
Johannes Schenkel (German Cancer Research Centre, Germany)
Patri Vergara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain)


Acknowledgements to past members of the  E&T Board

The E&T Board counted on the expertise of Brian Howard (University of Sheffield, UK), Hans-Peter Käsermann (University of Zurich, Switzerland) and Timo Nevaleinen (University of Eastern Finland, Finland). We would like to thank them very much for their contributions as past members of the E&T Board and as external experts.