Documents, Materials, and Forms
Are you looking for protocol documents? The IACUC uses eProtocol IACUC for the online submission, review, and tracking of animal utilization proposals (AUP, or protocol) and Animal Use Registration Forms (AURFs). Refer to the eProtocol IACUC Information Center for more information regarding eProtocol IACUC.
- eProtocol IACUC Access Form
Access to eProtocol IACUC (and the AALAS Learning Library training modules) is restricted to current faculty, staff, and students. If you have a UT EID and are unable to log on to eProtocol IACUC, please email your name, EID, PI's name, and expected access termination date to email@example.com. The eProtocol IACUC Access Form is no longer being used in order to streamline the process.
- Laboratory Self-Evaluation Checklists
The IACUC conducts semiannual facility evaluations of all the University's animal facilities, including satellite facilities, using the Guide as a basis for evaluation. The “Laboratory Self-Evaluation Checklists” contain many of the most common previous findings and labs are encouraged to utilize them when preparing for semiannual facility evaluations.
Title Type Terrestrial Animal Housing and Support Areas Checklist Aquatic Animal Housing and Support Areas Checklist Aseptic Surgery Areas Checklist Non-Aseptic Surgical, Euthanasia, and Other Procedural Areas Checklist
- Whistleblower Policy Posting
The IACUC is obligated to investigate concerns regarding the care and treatment of animals used in research, teaching, or test at the university. Concerns about animal care and use should be reported to the Attending Veterinarian, the IACUC, or University Compliance Services. The names and phone number of these contact points should be posted in animal facilities and laboratories.
Title Type Whistleblower Policy Posting (English Version) Whistleblower Policy Posting (Spanish Version)
- Template Language for NIH Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS)
This document was created to assist investigators at The University of Texas at Austin who house animals in the Animal Resources Center with the writing of the Vertebrate Animal Section of an NIH grant proposal.
Title Type Template Language for NIH Vertebrate Animal Section DOC Template Language for NIH Vertebrate Animal Section
- Animal Facility Resource Summary
This document was created to assist investigators at The University of Texas at Austin that need to list institutional resources available to support vertebrate animal research in grant proposals or funding support applications.
Title Type Animal Facility Resource Summary DOC Animal Facility Resource Summary