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).

IACUC Protocol and Significant Change Submission Deadlines
for Full Committee Review
Submission Due Date Meeting Date
September 20, 2013 October 11, 2013
October 18, 2013 November 11, 2013*
November 22, 2013 December 13, 2013
December 20, 2013 January 10, 2014
January 24, 2013 February 14, 2014
February 21, 2014 March 14, 2014
March 21, 2014 April 11, 2014
April 18, 2014 May 9, 2014
May 23, 2014 June 13, 2014
June 20, 2014 July 11, 2014
July 18, 2014 August 8, 2014

*One-time change to regular meeting schedule