ROCAM is coordinated by a Management Team and the activities are structured in three Working Groups (WG) in order to implement its mission in agreement with the Directive 2010/63/EU on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes:

  • WG on Regulatory Affairs
  • WG on Education & Training
  • WG on Research


ROCAM is hosted by the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine from Cluj-Napoca (USAMV Cluj-Napoca) at the Institute of Life Sciences (

  • USAMV Cluj-Napoca is a leading academic institution in Romania with a long tradition in life sciences research activities and its main goal is to promote the excellence in the field of education, research and innovation.
  • With the aspiration towards excellence and in order to become competitive, USAMV Cluj-Napoca established various research centers in order to polarize and attract national and international funding and knowledge.