IACUC Review of Protocol Process:

  • Principal investigator submits completed Animal Care and Use protocol for review, following submission deadline
  • IACUC Administrator contacts veterinarian and vivarium manager for initial review (min. 1 week review time)
  • IACUC Administrator provides initial review feedback to principal investigator who responds to changes either via email or an updated protocol
  • IACUC Administrator contacts IACUC members for review of revised protocol (min. 1 week review time)
  • IACUC Administrator provides committee feedback to principal investigator who responds to changes either via email or an updated protocol
  • IACUC Administrator submits revised protocol to IACUC members for review (min. 1 week review time)
  • Full IACUC review of protocol at next meeting