Policies and Procedures
IACUC Protocol Submission Checklist
Phase 1 — Does my Project Need IACUC Approval?
Have a question about VERAS? Contact us.
- IACUC Coordinator — email@example.com or 208-885-7258.
A PI may submit a wildlife protocol without capture and use permits but final approval will be held until all required permits are secured.
Who can serve as a PI? Review the APM 45.22 policy for PI eligibility requirements
The IACUC, PI or Campus Vet may assign additional mandatory trainings. The CITI offers several species- and procedure-specific online trainings. These are free and available to all personnel.
Final approval is granted once the following have been completed:
To request an amendment, go to your protocol in the VERAS system, and submit an amendment form.
Not all amendments require full committee review. Some may be approved administratively or through the DMR or VCC Review.
Noncompliance will be reported to applicable oversight agencies, in accordance with PHS Policy, the Animal Welfare Act and funding sponsor agreements.
All animal facilities must post procedures for reporting animal welfare concerns. Any report or complaint will be investigated thoroughly by the IACUC until all issues are appropriately resolved. See the IACUC whistleblower policy for more information.
Controlled Substances Use Policy — Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.