Animal Care & Use

IACUC

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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.

For general inquiries please contact our staff at iacuc@uga.edu

 

Animal Use Proposal Submissions

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

 

Important Information for Protocol Review

IACUC Meeting DatesLast Recommended Date for Submission for Full Committee Review
November 16thAugust 1st
December 21stSeptember 1st
January 18thOctober 1st
February 15thNovember 1st

Animal Use CategoryAverage Number of Days to Approval
A29
B67
C59
D20

IACUC Members

Name of Member or CodeDegree/ CredentialPosition TitlePHS Policy Membership Requirements
Gaylen EdwardsDVM, PhDDepartment Head, Physiology & PharmacologyIACUC Chair
1DVM, MS, DACLAMDirector, Office of Animal Care and Use; Attending VeterinarianVeterinarian
2MARetired LibrarianNonscientist, Nonaffiliated
3PhDProfessorScientist
4DVM, PhDAssistant ProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
5VMD, DACVAA, DACVECCProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
6DVM, MSPublic Service Associate and Wildlife VeterinarianAlternate for 3, 13, 19, 20, 28
7JDAttorneyNonscientist, Nonaffiliated
8PhDAssociate ProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
9PhDProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
10BSDirector EHS Technical ServicesAlternate for 14, 26, 27
11PhDAssistant Research ScientistAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
12DVM, MS, DACLAMAsst. Director, University Research Animal ResourcesAlternate for 1, 32
13DVM, PhDAssociate ProfessorScientist
14PhDProfessorScientist
15AS, R-LATLab Animal TechMember
16 BS, R-LATGResearch Compliance Training CoordinatorAlternate for 14, 26, 27
17DVM, DACLAMVP for Research ComplianceAlternate for 1, 32
18MSHazmat Operations CoordinatorAlternate for 14, 26, 27
19BS, R-ALATLab Animal TechAlternate for 14, 26, 27
20PhDAssociate ProfessorScientist, IACUC Vice Chair
21PhDProfessorScientist
22BS, R-LATIACUC AssociateAlternate for 14, 26, 27
23PhDAssociate ProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
24BS, SM(NRCM)Biosafety ManagerAlternate for 14, 26, 27
25PhDAssociate ProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
26PhDProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 19, 20, 28
27BS, R-ALATIACUC CoordinatorMember
28MS, RBPBiosafety OfficerMember
29DVM, DACLAMURAR Clinical Veterinarian, Clinical Director NHP CoreAlternate for 1, 32
30PhDProfessorScientist
31PhDAssociate ProfessorAlternate for 3, 13, 14, 20, 21, 30
32MS, DVM, DACLAMDirector URARVeterinarian