The purpose is:
- To ensure animal care and well being
- To identify strengths and areas of improvement in research practices
- To ascertain compliance with institutional, state and federal guidelines and regulations
- To encourage "good" science by identifying support and educational needs
Adverse Event Report
- Log into: https://secure.research.vt.edu/iacuc_mgt/
- Once in the system click on the protocol the adverse event is associated with (may have to scroll down the page).
- At the top of the page there will be 8 options: click on Report an Unanticipated Problem/Adverse Event (AE)
- Answer the questions in relation to the event and submit.
Animal Welfare Concerns
- IACUC and PAM policies
- Animal Researcher F.A.Q.
- Annual Review Tutorial
- Animal Use Notebook
- Animal Research Concern/Complaint