Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

UT Southwestern Medical Center provides a quality animal care and use program to support faculty who use animals in research, testing, or teaching. This program assures that all animal use adheres to applicable requirements such as:

UT Southwestern has a letter of assurance on file with the U.S. Public Health Service, is registered as a research facility with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and is also accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).