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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

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The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) reviews and approves studies involving the use of live vertebrate animals. Use of live vertebrate animals in the teaching, testing or research—whether non-funded, funded internally or externally—comes under the purview of this committee. If using animal tissue(s) for your research or teaching please contact the Office of Research Protections. The Office of Research Protections provides instruction and resources to help you with your study.

To report compliance issues, call EthicsPoint Hotline toll free 1-855-236-1443. 


Erica Martin – Compliance Specialist


Deadlines for Full Committee Review Submission  

IACUC reviews new submissions and select amendments with procedures falling under Category D via full committee review. Please refer to FCR-DMR policy for more details. Contact IACUC office for more details.

Month Deadline Meeting Date
January 2021 1/4/2021 1/28/2021
February 2021 1/18/2021 2/11/2021
March 2021 2/15/2021 3/11/2021
April 2021 3/15/2021 4/8/2021
May 2021 4/19/2021 5/13/2021
*June 2021 *5/17/2021 *6/10/2021
*July 2021 *6/14/2021 *7/8/2021
*August 2021 *7/19/2021 *8/12/2021
September 2021 TBD TBD
October 2021 TBD TBD
November 2021 TBD TBD
December 2021 TBD TBD

*Tentative Meeting Dates