Animal Care Standing Committee

Reports to:

Vice Provost for Research and Sponsored Programs

Charge:

Regulate animal care and use in all programs associated with the University; make recommendations and suggest policy for the administration of the Division of Laboratory Animal Resources (DLAR) regarding animals in teaching and research programs; ascertain compliance with appropriate federal regulations; act as the internal certifying agency for the University concerning animal care and welfare; conduct forums, as appropriate, on the needs for uses of and policies pertaining to research using animals.

Website:

http://www.etsu.edu/ucac/default.aspx

Status

Membership  Structure

Length of Term

Voting

Eight Faculty who are practicing scientists experienced in research involving animals

2017

2017

2017

2017

2018

2018

2018

2016

Attending Veterinarian

Indefinite

One Staff representative working with Laboratory animals

2018

Two Community Representatives (non-scientists)

2017

2018

One representative from the VA

2018

Alternates

One Faculty Scientist

2016

One Community Representative

2018

Non-Voting/ Ex-officio

One representative from the VA Research Office

Indefinite

Recording Secretary

Indefinite

 

Updated: 16 October 2015

direct edit