The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Federal regulations and policies require that each institution using animals for research, education, and/or teaching establish an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC). In general, the IACUC is an advisory committee to the Institutional Official (IO), which at UofL is the Vice President for Health Affairs, and is assigned the oversight for all animal care and use. The UofL IACUC assumes responsibility for those functions given in:

This site is designed to give both the seasoned investigator and new faculty member current information on the charge and operation of the IACUC.  Included are contact names,on-line access to IACUC Policies, Federal regulations, accrediting agencies, and other sources of information is highlighted. 

Contact Us

Office of Research Services

Oversight of the Program has been delegated to the Office of Research Services (ORS). The ORS provides administrative support for two essential units of the Animal Care and Use Program: 1) the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, and 2) the Research Resources Facilities (RRF), which oversees the operations of all UofL animal facilities. 

Medical Dental Research
Building
511 South Floyd, Room 015
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292 

Phone: 502-852-7307
Fax: 502-852-7943
Email:

Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM EST 

 
IACUC Chair: George Pantalos, PhD

IACUC Coordinator: Tegan Tulloch

IACUC Training Specialist: Stacy Cantrell

Animal Care Specialist: Doug Emery