SGV Award 2014

Prof. Paul Flecknell,

Analgesic Best Practice for the Use of Animals in Research: a review

Institute of Neuroscience,

Newcastle University,


SGV Award 2013

Prof. Joseph Garner,

Dr. Brianna Gaskill

Stanford University,



SGV Award 2012

Professor Jeffrey S. Mogil

Dept. of Psychology and Alan Edwards Centre for Pain Research

McGill University




SGV Award 2011

Professor Merel Ritskes-Hoitinga 

Radboud University Medical Center

NL-6500 HB Nijmegen

The Netherlands


Dr. med. vet. Maike Heimann

ETH Zürich

Bereich VP Forschung und Wirtschaftsbeziehungen

8092 Zürich, Schweiz


SGV Award 2010

Project : Silicon Rabbit Ear
Pascal Narcisse Martin
Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research
Basel, Switzerland


SGV Award 2009

Project: Micro-tatto Aramis
Anne Julien et Richard Boutet
Centre de Recherche Hôtel-Dieu de Québec
Québec, Canada

Picture of rabbits in research made available by Novartis
Picture of rabbits in research made available by Novartis

SGV annual meeting 2016

The SGV meeting 2016 will take place in Basel from the 13th to the 14th of September 2016.



Eligible as full members are persons who hold appropriate qualifications in biological, veterinary or medical sciences or who, by their experience and attainments, qualify as respected specialists in the field of laboratory animal science. Eligible as institutional members are persons or organizations intending to support the activities of the society.

The membership fees are currently 50.-CHF per year for an full member and 300.- CHF per year for an institutional member



Please send your application to Dr. Illgen-Wilcke.

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