Washington State University Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
 
IACUC recently added requirements for Post-Approval Review of all animal use protocols and for periodic (every 5 years) ‘re-training’ of Principal Investigators with animal protocols about animal use policies at WSU. IACUC will host a brownbag session to discuss the rationale and specifics of these new requirements and to solicit participants’ suggestions for their implementation and improvement.
 
Date: Friday, May 27, 2011
Time: noon-1 pm
Locations: Pullman campus– Lighty 405
Vancouver campus—ELS 240
Spokane campus— SAC 401A
Tri-Cities campus— 209W
Puyallup Research station— Conference Room
Prosser Research station— Faculty Conference Room
Mt. Vernon Research station— Conference Room
 
IACUC will present a brief summary of the new requirements of the Post-Approval Review program and describe how the program will be implemented, and then open up the session for questions, comments, and discussion. IACUC encourages students, staff, research scholars, faculty, facility managers, and all personnel involved in animal care and use to attend the event.