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Title The care and feeding of an IACUC : the organization and management of an institutional animal care and use committee / edited by Whitney Petrie and Sonja L. Wallace
Edition Second edition
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 364 pages)
Contents Introduction to the IACUC : its purpose and function / Cyndi Rosenblatt and Patrick E. Sharp -- Role of the IACUC, bioethics, and scientific review : essential environment for IACUC success / Jerry Collins -- Institutional policies, guidelines, and procedures / Mary Jo Shepherd -- Protocol processing : from submission to approval / Melinda S. Hollander -- Elements of the protocol form : how to complete & review / Monte Matthews -- Semiannual program evaluation, facility Inspections, and post-approval monitoring : all part of the same thing / Deborah A. Frolicher -- IACUC oversight of training and qualification in animal care and use / Nicole Duffee -- Navigating the search for alternatives / Mary W. Wood and Michael Kreger -- The relationship between the IACUC and principal investigators / Bill Yates -- Interactions with other institutional panels / William G. Greer -- The IACUC and laboratory animal resources / Stephen A. Felt and Sherril L. Green -- International IACUCs and outside collaborations / Patrick E. Sharp -- IACUCs from an academic perspective / Linda N. Brovarney -- IACUC issues in industry / Marcy Brown and Jane Chambers -- Perspectives of an IACUC chair / Kathleen A. Murra -- Perspectives of a non-affiliated/outside member / Mark S. Christensen -- Managing a proactive progressive animal care and use program / Taylor Bennett and Andrew D. Cardon
Summary Lntro., history of IACUC, regulatory overview. Role of the IACUC, bioethics, composition of the IACUC. Institutional policies/guidelines. Protocol submission process, electronic protocol management systems, records management. Elements of the protocol form, how to complete/review. Semiannual program review, semiannual inspections, post-approval monitoring. Training programs, professional certifications. Alternatives searches. Pointers for Pis. Interaction with other compliance panels (IBC, Rad Safety, SCRO). Interaction with lab animal resources. International IACUCs, outside collaborations. IA
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Animal Care Committees -- organization & administration -- United States
Animals, Laboratory -- United States
Ethics Committees -- organization & administration -- United States
Laboratory Animal Science -- standards -- United States
Animal rights.
Animal welfare.
Laboratory animals -- Moral and ethical aspects
Animal rights.
Animal welfare.
Laboratory animals -- Moral and ethical aspects.
PHILOSOPHY -- Ethics & Moral Philosophy.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Petrie, Whitney Kayla, editor.
Wallace, Sonja Lea, editor.
ISBN 1482201135