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March 16, 2020: Until further notice, the IACUC Office is conducting all business remotely. Additionally, the IACUC Office is currently short-staffed and receiving an unusually high number of incoming requests. We ask you allow additional time for protocol and amendment submissions and appreciate your patience as we experience delays in our response and review times.

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Report an Adverse/Unanticipated Event
Report an Animal Welfare Concern
Report Non-Adherence to Protocol

IACUC Officer:

IACUC Specialists:
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Mailing Address
PO Box 210409
Tucson, AZ 85719

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As per IACUC Guidance 115, individuals must notify the IACUC regarding any:

  • unanticipated deaths or clinical signs
  • adverse events
  • unexpected study results, or
  • phenotype that negatively impacts the welfare of an animal

Notify the IACUC using the PI Report of Adverse Event/Unanticipated Outcome Form

Notification must occur even if the issue is reported to a University Animal Care veterinarian, and/or the issue has been corrected.

Notification must be timely, to minimize the adverse effect on animal welfare. Email completed forms to:

Reports can be submitted anonymously by calling 520-626-1247.