M-13 – English

Trial Design and Power Calculation

Upcoming Course Dates
Oct-Dec 2019
Registration until 20.08.2019
April - May 2020

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M-13 – English

Trial Design and Power Calculation

Learning Objectives

Power calculation is an important requirement for the planing of animal experiments. This course gives participant an overview of important aspects that should be considered before conducting and while conducting an experiment. The main objective of this course is to enable study directors and animal experimenters to design their experiments with an appropriate number of animals.

Criteria for the Participation

The participants must be involved in animal experimentation (as experiment, study director, Cantonal commission, KVET, …).


This course is recognized as one day continuing education in Switzerland by the Federation of Swiss Cantonal Veterinary Officers (VSKT)

Course Fees

Universities in Switzerland: CHF: 250.-
Industry, external person and institutions from abroad: CHF 380.-

More details in http://www.ltk.uzh.ch/en/teaching-and-training/Overview.html

Please note that we will charge you the full fees in case of a late cancellation of the course (within 3 weeks before start of the course) or in case of absence. It is the responsibility of the participant to inform the organizer of the course about the cancellation before the deadline of 3 weeks before the course to avoid the billing of the course. To charge for cancellations is common practice by other providers, too. The new proceedings for education courses became necessary due to an increasing extent of short term cancellations in training modules.


Insurance is responsibility of each participant.