Animal Welfare Officer (AWO)

Article 8b of the German Animal Protection Act defines the tasks of the Animal Welfare Officer. Pursuant to this article the animal welfare officer is obligated to

  • ensure that the regulations, conditions and sanctions with regard to animal welfare are observed,
  • provide advice to the institution and the persons involved in animal studies and experimental animal husbandry,
  • comment each application for permission of an animal study,
  • enforce the development and introduction of procedures and methods for the avoidance or limitation of animal studies within the institution. 

Animal Welfare Officers

Headquarters Insel Riems

PD Dr. Robert Kammerer

Contact
Telephone: +49 38351 7-1600, -1602
Fax: +49 38351 7-1151
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Address
Südufer 10
D-17493 Greifswald - Insel Riems


FLI Braunschweig

Dr. Jeannette Klüß

Contact
Telephone: +49 531 58044 169
Fax: +49 531 58044 199
Jeannette.Kluessflide

Address
Bundesallee 37
38116 Braunschweig


FLI Celle

Dr. Michael Marahrens

Contact: 
Telephone: +49 5141 3846-135 
Fax: +49 5141 3846-117 
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Address:
Dörnbergstraße 25/27
D-29223 Celle


FLI Jena

Dr. Heike Köhler

Contact: 
Telefon: +49 3641 804-2240 
Fax: + 49 3641 804-2228
Heike.Koehlerflide 

Address:
Naumburger Str. 96 a
D-07743 Jena