The LAF accepts all forms of payment common to the university. Typically your research grant funding source will determine how you set up your animal care accounts, but we can work with you to review your specific needs.
Anyone who is in contact with research animals and/or their unfixed tissues comes under the rules of the Occupational Health Monitoring Program (OHMP). This includes investigators, research staff, maintenance staff, janitorial staff and visitors.
“The Council commends the staff for providing and maintaining a sound program oflaboratory animal care and use. Especially noteworthy were the overall veterinary commitment to animal care and the presence of veterinary technicians throughout the program; the robust animal environmental enrichment program; the quality veterinary medical records and attention to humane endpoints, including detailed scoring sheets; and the veterinary staff’s innovative refinement solutions, such as the rodent ambu-bags.”