Dr Lucian Farcal
Dr Lucian Farcal is a Scientific Project Manager at Douglas Connect.
Dr Farcal studied veterinary medicine at the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine in Cluj-Napoca (Romania) and he received the PhD degree at the same University in 2009.
After the doctoral studies he has worked as scientific officer at the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre in the area of alternative methods to animal testing, followed by a postdoc and project management position at Karolinska Institutet in the area of nanosafety research.
His scientific interest is focused on development and optimization of alternative methods (in vitro and in silico) and integration of 3Rs principles into testing strategies, as well as using the knowledge management process as a support tool to these areas.
He is also involved in the activities of the Romanian Center for Alternative Test Methods with a main role in supporting the harmonization and implementation of its work program.