|Compliance: Animal Use||Back to Top|
|American Association for Laboratory Animal Sciences (AALAS)|
Professional organization for researchers and technicians involved in laboratory animal science.
|Animal Welfare Act|
Full text of the act, legislative history and quick reference guides
|AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia|
American Verterinary Medical Association (AVMA) standards for animal euthanasia.
|CALS Animal Program Policies|
List of animal policies that apply only to CALS
|FASS Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Agricultural Research and Teaching, 3rd ed.|
Primary reference for meeting the needs of agricultural animals utilized in research and teaching, publishd by the Federation of Animal Science Societies
|ILAR Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, 8th ed.|
Guide published by the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR) and adopted by OLAW and AAALAC
|Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Resource Site|
Information resource for members and staff of institutional animal care and use committees.
|NIH Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) Fact Sheet|
Quick reference guide/checklist for completing an NIH Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS), from OLAW
|NIH Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) Instructions|
Complete instructions for completing the Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) of an NIH grant proposal
|OLAW Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals|
|Policies and Animal User Requirements|
Complete guide to animal use practices and protocols.
|RARC All Campus Animal Program Policies|
Complete list of animal policies that apply to all UW-Madison Schools/Colleges
|RARC Animal Protocol FAQ|
Guidelines for completing and submitting an Animal Protocol
Collection of all RARC forms, including protocol and Wildlife Waiver forms.
|RARC Training Program|
Course info and registration; access to online courses.
|UW-Madison Animal Care and Use Committees|
Info on structure/function of UW-Madison’s Animal Care and Use Committees
|UW-Madison Program Veterinarian Contacts|
List of Lab Animal Veterinarians, by program
|Compliance: Bio Safety||Back to Top|
|Bio Safety Trainings|
Required online Bio Safety Trainings at Learn@UW
|Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition|
CDC biosafety guidebook
|Biosafety Protocol Instructions and Forms|
OBS biosafety protocol instructions and forms
|CDC Regulation of Select Agents and Toxins|
Information on the regulation of Select Agents, from the Centers for Disease Control website
|Environment, Health & Safety: Forms, Manuals, Guidance Documents & Signage|
OBS waste disposal guidebook
|First Report of Exposure/Release Form|
Online form for reporting potential exposures to or releases of organisms/biological toxins
|NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant DNA Molecules|
|USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)|
Information on regulations and permits for import/export and transport of exotic plants, animals, and microbes (e.g., nonindigenous plants or insect pathogens, or biological control agents).
|UW Madison Office of Biological Safety (OBS)|
Office of Biological Safety main site
|UW Madison Select Agent Program|
Forms, links, and training information for researchers using Select Agents
|Compliance: Human Subjects||Back to Top|
|103 Payments to Research Participants|
The purpose of this policy and the following procedures is to outline the payment mechanisms that can be used to make payments to human subjects participating in research studies and to determine when gathering of research participant tax information is r
Login page for Health Sciences IRB protocol submission tool
|CITI Training Website|
Log-in page for the Graduates School’s CITI online training website (requires valid NetID)
|Graduate School to Health Sciences IRBs|
Step-by-step guide to completing the IRB approval process, from the HRPP site
|Health Sciences and Health Sciences Minimal Risk IRB|
|Human Subjects PI Request Form|
Form needed when an academic staff member serves as PI on a human subjects research protocol. Must be submitted prior to protocol application.
|Human Subjects Research Protection Program (HRPP) Policy|
HRPP Resources for Researchers
|OVCRGE Human Research Protection Program|
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (OVCRGE) Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) main site
|Social & Behavioral Sciences and Education Research IRB|
|Compliance: Stem Cells||Back to Top|
|National Academies Guidelines for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research|
Ethical standards guide for stem cell research (with 2010 amendements)
|NIH Stem Cell Information|
NIH resource for stem cell research information and policy.
|NIH Stem Cell Registry|
List of stem cell lines eligible for use in NIH-funded research.
|Stem Cell Ethics and Policy Training|
Step-by-step instructions for accessing and completing online Stem Cell Ethics and Policy Training via CITI
|Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO) Committee|
Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO) Committee website
|Stem Cells at the National Academies|
Information and reports about activities related to stem cell research at the National Academies.
|UW-Madison hESC Registry|
UW-Madison hESC lines currently approved by the SCRO committee
|UW-Madison Policy for Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Research|
|UW–Madison Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center (SCRMC)|
SCRMC provides a central point of contact, information and facilitation for all stem cell research activities on campus
WiCell distributes UW’s hPSC lines and negotiates agreements for obtaining hPSC lines from WiCell and the National Stem Cell Bank