PREP Course #5: The Center for Comparative Physiology (CCP) – How We Can Help You Meet Your Research Goals

  • Overview of CCP facility
  • Requirements for access
  • Proper entry procedures
  • Review of training program
  • Regulatory agencies and oversight bodies for the CCP
  • Laws, guidelines and current SOP’s
  • Controlled substance ordering, storage, and record keeping
  • Services provided by the CCP
  • How to request services and book procedure space
  • How the CCP can help you to meet your research needs


As a result of attending this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the regulatory framework for conducting animal research
  • Review best practices for conducting research within the CCP
  • Understand the operations and services provided by the CCP
  • Describe working safely in the facility and providing humane care and treatment to animals.


Theresa Faughnan, MS, CCP,
Director, Center for Comparative Physiology


The Public Research Education Program (PREP) is a series of courses developed by various research support offices in conjunction with other health system offices. The courses offer CME credits and are designed to increase quality of research throughout the health system and streamline the process of conducting research.

PREP courses also aim to enhance and expand investigator capacity to conduct research. PREP courses are free and open to all Northwell Health employees, students, and volunteers. In addition, interested research collaborators and community partners are welcome to attend. Registration is required.

Light refreshments will be served.

Click here to register for this event.

Don’t forget to check out select videos of PREP courses online.

For additional information, please visit: Cost
350 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030