Step by Step

INTRODUCTION

Session 1 Index

Ch. 1 Regulations in Animal Research

Ch. 2 IACUC

Ch. 3 Animal Models

Ch. 4 DLAR

Ch. 5 Essential Contact Information

Ch. 6 Critical Points for Performing Animal Research

References

QUIZ 1

Session 2 Index

Ch. 7 Intro to Occupational Health and Safety Programs

Ch. 8 U of P Occupational Health and Safety Program

Ch. 9 Animal Hazards and Physical Hazards

Ch. 10 Biological Agents

Ch. 11 Chemical Hazards

QUIZ 2

Acknowledgements

EVALUATION

CERTIFICATE

INTRODUCTION
Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to describe generally accepted practices and ethical principles associated with the use of animals in biomedical research, current regulations of the use of animals in research, the structure and function of IACUC, issues involved in the choice of appropriate animal models, and services offered by the division of animal resources.

Authors:
Bill Yates, PhD — Co-Director of The Research Conduct and Compliance Office, University of Pittsburgh
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