Like the Helsinki Declaration, which forever altered the ethical landscape of human clinical research, the aim of the Basel Declaration is to bring the scientific community together to further advance the implementation of ethical principles such as the 3Rs whenever animals are being used and to call for more trust, transparency and communication on the sensitive topic of animals in research. The Basel Declaration Society, founded on October 5th. 2011, strive to promote the Basel Declaration. Visit gallery...

 

Board

President


Prof. Dr. Stefan TreueProf. Dr. Rolf Zeller

Department of Biomedicine
University of Basle
Basle, Switzerland

 

Vice Presidents


Richard w. BiancoProf. Dr. Richard W. Bianco 

Director of Experimental Surgery
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, USA


Giuliano GrignaschiDr. Giuliano Grignaschi 

IRCCS Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Milano, Italy

Board Members


Johannes WilbertzAssist. Prof. Dr. Johannes Wilbertz

Karolinska Institute
Comparative Medicine
Stockholm, Sweden


Kevan AC MartinProf. Kevan AC Martin

Director, Institute for Neuroinformatics
University of Zurich/ETH Zürich, Switzerland


Cornelia ExnerDr. med. vet. Cornelia Exner 

Veterinary surgeon specialized in behavioral science and animal welfare Animal welfare officer for the Philipps University of Marburg c/o FB Biologie, Germany


Prof. Dr. Patrick MatthiasProf. Dr. Patrick Matthias

Friedrich Miescher Institute
Basle, Switzerland


Prof. Dr. Patrick MatthiasProf. (em) Dr. Ian McGrath

FBPharmacolS FSB
Editor in Chief, British Journal of Pharmacology
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, UK and University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia
 


Prof. Dr. Gregor RainerProf. Dr. Gregor Rainer 

Department of Medicine / Physiology
University of Fribourg
Fribourg, Switzerland

 


Prof. Dr. Hansjoerg ScherbergerProf. Dr. Hansjörg Scherberger  

German Primate Center
Göttingen, Germany

 


Prof. Dr. Stefan TreueProf. Dr. Stefan Treue  

Director, German Primate Center,
Göttingen, Germany

 


Dr. ZunigaPD Dr. Aimée Zuniga  

Department of Biomedicine, University of Basle
Basle, Switzerland

 

Dr. Zuniga Dr. Nuno Franco

Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology
Laboratory Animal Science Group
University of Porto, Portugal