Disaster Preparedness

Institutional Plans

Mississippi State University

NIH Animal Program Disaster Planning Documents

University of Michigan

Washington University in St. Louis

Sample policy on Conducting IACUC Business in the Event of a Pandemic  from Michigan State University

Online Resources

OLAW's page on Disaster Planning and Response Resources

NIH Extramural Response to Natural Disasters and Other Emergencies

Disaster Preparedness , Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Disaster Planning for Research and Laboratory Animal Facilities , an Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) bulletin

USDA's Animal Care Emergency Programs

OLAW FAQ How can institutions and their IACUCs best prepare for a pandemic?

Emergency Management Institute (EMI) - Independent Study (IS) Program by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Online tutorials.

Other Resources

Disaster Planning Checklist  (PDF), (sourced from USDA, the Guide, and the Ag Guide)

The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals - pages 35, 74-75