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IACUC Policy and Guidelines


The guidelines used by the IACUC for protocol review follow federal laws and  recommendations set by the Federal Animal Welfare Act (P.L. 89-544) and amendments,  the Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources (ILAR) Guide  for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, the Guide  for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Agricultural Research and Teaching, and the PHS Policy  on the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.

Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

American Veterinary Medical Association Guidelines on Euthanasia - 2007

Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)

Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

Published OLAW Guidance

National Institutes of Health Office of Animal Care and Use

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Bylaws

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