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Animal Care & Use

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) conducts animal care facility site visits, evaluates programs of animal care, reviews animal use proposals and ensures through staff development activities that people who work with laboratory animals are appropriately trained.

  • Checklist for Projects Using Animals (and for Animal Facility Access)
  • Now Available - Checklist for Projects Using Animals to inform animal users on the necessary steps to receive IACUC approval to work with animals and to obtain unescorted access to animal facilities. This form is for personal reference to assist the user in verifying that they have completed all of the mandatory requirements. The form itself is not a required submittal. For specific questions on any part of the process, please contact the Office of Animal Care and Use at 706-542-5933.


Animal Use Proposals

All animal use proposals are submitted to the Office of Animal Care & Use for review by IACUC.

Artemis FAQs

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IACUC Proposal Submission Deadlines

Note: To meet the above time lines, the protocols must have been reviewed and signed by the Attending Veterinarian at the time of submission to the IACUC office.

IACUC Members