Oversees use of animals in scientific investigation and instruction at UGA and manages the compliance activities of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
Provides oversight, assistance, and training in meeting Federal export control regulations regarding access by foreign nationals to or the transfer abroad of scientific instruments, technologies, software and materials.
The Environmental Safety Division (ESD) provides oversight, assistance and training related to chemical and laboratory safety, fire safety, environmental compliance, radiation safety, laser safety, hazardous materials, and industrial hygiene and occupational safety.
Information and training for UGA researchers about federal Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), the recognized rules governing the conduct of non-clinical safety studies that ensure the quality, integrity and reliability of the study data.
Animal Care, Human Subjects, Biosafety, Environmental Safety and Research Integrity (Responsible Conduct of Research and Financial Conflict of Interest) training for faculty, staff and students in conducting research that is in compliance with federal, state and local regulations, and UGA policies.