University Animal Care Committee

University Animal Care Committee

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Policies & Procedures

General Policies of the University Animal Care Committee at Queen's University:

Institutional Policies

Policy Title (all in PDF format) Date revised

UACC Policy on Acceptable Methods of Euthanasia in Fishes

Nov 2014

UACC Policy on Activities Involving Live Animals

May 2015

UACC Policy on Animal User Training

Oct 2015

UACC Policy on Aseptic Surgery (under review)

Nov 2013

UACC Policy on Confidentiality & Member Agreement

June 2015

UACC Policy on Ensuring Scientific Merit of UACC Protocols

Jan 2013

UACC Policy on Facility Tours

June 2015

UACC Policy on Genotyping in Mice and Rats

Nov 2014

UACC Policy on Incident Reporting

Nov 2014

UACC Policy on Laboratory Tours

Sept 2015

UACC Policy on Mouse Colony Management

June 2015

UACC Policy on Pedagogical Merit of Teaching Protocols

Nov 2012

UACC Policy on Principal Investigator Responsibility

June 2015

UACC Policy of Protocol Amendments

Oct 2017

UACC Policy on Recovery Surgery Scheduling

June 2015

UACC Policy on Research Involving Two or More Institutions

Oct 2017

UACC Policy on the Euthanasia of Animals Used in Science

Jan 2016

UACC Policy on the Importation and Exportation of Research Animals

Sept 2015

UACC Policy on the Quality Assurance Program at Queen's

Nov 2017

UACC Policy on the Queen's University Biological Station (QUBS)

July 2016

UACC Policy on the Testing of Research Biologics for Pathogens

Nov 2017

UACC Policy on the Use of Laboratory Animals Outside of the Animal Facility

Nov 2014

UACC Policy on Visitors Within Animal Facilities

Nov 2017

UACC Policy on Wildlife Permits

Nov 2014