IACUC.org is now IACUC Central, a comprehensive repository for all things IACUC. IACUC Central is a valuable resource for institutional animal care and use committee members and staff. Updated quarterly, IACUC Central organizes information into pages containing links to governmental agencies, databases, examples of institutional websites, training resources, and more.

NIH/OLAW News:

Notice of Update to the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, March 17, 2015: NOT-OD-15-079

USDA News:

Federal Register, 9 CFR Parts 1 and 2, [Docket No. APHIS–2014–0050]: USDA’s Petition To Define Alternatives to Procedures That May Cause Pain or Distress and To Establish Standards Regarding Consideration of These Alternatives. The proposed rule arises from a petition APHIS received from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) requesting an amendment of the AWA regulations.

AAALAC:

50th Anniversary video