An Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee is appointed by institutions that use animals in teaching and/or research. The purpose of an IACUC is to make sure that TCNJ is in compliance with the Animal Welfare Regulations (AWRs) and Public Health Service (PHS) Policy.
In case of violations of adherence to IACUC guidelines, please contact the IACUC Chair or any of the following IACUC committee members:
Attending Veterinarian: Dr. Lauren Bright 848-445-7327
Institutional Official: Dr. Amanda Norvell, Interim Dean, School of Science, 609-771-2724
Scientists/Teachers must submit protocols (form below) for ANY research or teaching practices that involve animals. Please submit the completed protocol to the contact address above.
Animal Care and Use Protocol (ACUP)
TCNJ Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) Program for Animal Researchers
OHS Program – Attachment A – PHS Policy
OHS Program – Attachment B – Bite & Scratch Reporting Form
OHS Program – Attachment C – Disposal Form
OHS Program – Attachment D – Medical Monitoring Form
OHS Program – Attachment E – Venomous Snake Bite Response Procedures