Regulatory Compliance and Educational Resources

Americans for Medical Progress Educational Foundation (AMP)

Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC)


Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)


Foundation for Biomedical Research (FBR)


National Association for Biomedical Research (NABR)


American Veterinary Medical Asociation (AVMA)


National Library of Medicine


Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC)



Regulatory Compliance

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
- USDA/APHIS/REAC
- Animal Welfare Act

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
- "Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals"
- Office for Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)

WWW.IACUC.ORG - Comprehensive information and resources on all matters pertaining to IACUCs. Developed by the IACUC Training and Learning Consortium Task Force.

Report of the AVMA Panel on Euthanasia ; JAVMA, volume 218, no. 5, pages 669-696, March 1, 2001 (et seq.). AVMA, 930 N. Meacham Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60196. 800/248-2862.


Occupational Health and Safety


Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals National Research Council, Nat. Academy Press, Washington, DC 1997, ISBN 0-309-05299-8.

Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
(BMBL)
Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Institutes of Health, Fourth Edition, May 1999.

Occupational Health and Safety Administration Standards
, 29 CFR 1910.1030 - Bloodborne pathogens. (Adopted September 1998)

Occupational Health and Safety Administration Standards
29 CFR 1910.1450 - Occupational exposure to hazardous chemicals in laboratories. (Adopted September 1998)

Criteria for recommended standard occupational exposure to waste anesthetic gases and vapors
DHEW Pub. No. (NIOSH) 77-140, March 1977.

Where to Find MSDS Sheets on the Internet

ETSU Health and Safety Office


Field Studies

Guidelines for the Capture, Handling, and Care of Mammals American Society of Mammalogists

Guidelines to the Use of Wild Birds in Research Ornithological Societies of North America


Alternatives to the Use of Live Animals for Research and Teaching

Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) National Agricultural Library

Alternatives to the Use of Live Vertebrates in Biomedical Research and Testing at the National Library of Medicine:The National Library of Medicine quarterly publishes the "Bibliography: Alternatives to the Use of Live Vertebrates in Biomedical Research and Testing".

Johns Hopkins Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing

Alternatives to Animal Testing on the Web, Reduction, Refinement, Replacement (Altweb)

The Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Animal Models (ICCVAM)

Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments (FRAME)


Statistical Analysis

Web Pages that Perform Statistical Calculations

HyperStat Online Textbook

Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics


Miscellaneous

Laboratory Animal Welfare Training Exchange (LAWTE)

Kids 4 Research


NetVet and the Electronic Zoo - The Most Comprehensive Animal Related Site(s) on the WWW. Five years in the making with literally thousands of links.

The Whole Mouse Catalog

Animal Legal & Historical Web Center - all types of animal laws, animal rights, history, etc.

Laboratory Animal Management Association


American Association for Laboratory Animal Science Appalachian Branch
 


Tennessee Institutions (animal research)

East Tennessee State University
Meharry Medical College
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Life Sciences Division)
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
University of Tennessee (Knoxville)
University of Tennessee (Memphis)
Vanderbilt University