Wofford College Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Committee Chairperson:  Dr. Dave Pittman   Contact Information for the Membership of the IACUC

REPORT CONCERNS about animal welfare, use, or facilities here.  Please include date, time, and location of the observed concerns.

The IACUC governs policies, procedures, and approval for research involving vertebrate animal species.  If you need approval for teaching or research involving human subjects please see the Institutional Review Board (IRB) website.

Wofford College Animal Welfare Assurance

POLICIES:
FORMS:
Role and Authority of the Wofford College IACUC IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT USING THE FORMS:
In order to save your changes in each form, you MUST  save form to your computer do not choose the open file command - then double click on the file - do not open the file from within Microsoft Word.
Functions of the Wofford College IACUC Annual Review Form - (MS Word format)
To be submitted each year for each protocol.
Guidelines for the Review of Animal Research Protocols
by the Wofford College IACUC
Animal Use Description (IACUC Protocol) Form - (MS Word format)
To be submitted for new protocols or modifications to approved protocols.
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Guidebook (pdf)
from the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare
Environmental Health & Safety Research Protocol Form - (MS Word format)
When deemed appropriate to be submitted for new protocols or modifications to approved protocols.
Veterinary Care Program

Disaster Plan

REPORT INAPPROPRIATE USE OR INHUMANE TREATMENT OF ANIMALS
    IACUC Chair:  Dr. Dave Pittman   864-597-4644
    Provost of the College:  Dr. Michael Sosulski   864-597-4020
Training Program for Personnel Conducting Animal Research
Preventive Medicine Program

Information Regarding Conducting Animal Research

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Links to Important Internet Web Sites:

Resources available from OLAW

The Animal Welfare Act
NIH Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia
Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
Online Tutorial
The Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare
Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals
 
 
Institutional Administrator's Manual for Laboratory Animal Care and Use
Sample Documents for Implementation of PHS Policy