UCAC

Campus box 70418, Johnson City, TN 37614-1704

The University Committee on Animal Care (UCAC) is charged with the oversight of animal care and use in all programs associated with the University including, but not limited to:

  • Establishing policies regarding the use of animals in research and teaching
  • Ascertaining compliance with applicable federal regulations and guidelines
  • Acting as the internal certifying agency concerning animal care and welfare
  • Animal research protocol review and approval process
  • Investigation of alleged noncompliance with regulations, guidelines and policies

What Investigators Need to Know About the Use of Animals

Policies and Guidelines