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Elective Name PHARM 01
Department Pharmacology
1. Type of work Laboratory based non-clinical work
2. Place of work Department of Pharmacology and Animal Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Colombo
3. Structure of the appointment Students are able to decide on the areas to be covered during the appointment after arrival in Sri Lanka
4. Timing Any time of the year
5. Minimum and maximum duration Minimum: 1 week
Maximum: 3 weeks
6. Eligibility criteria for the elective students • Medical undergraduates who have completed pharmacology
• Pharmacy undergraduates who have completed basic pharmacology
7. Subject area/s of elective offered Animal experiments
8. Learning outcomes To develop “hands on skill “ in ethically conducting animal experiments
9. Main activities during the appointment Theory and practical training in animal experiments