The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and the Research Animal Resource Center (RARC) oversee Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center's Animal Care and Use Program.
Grant writers who are using animals in their studies should be sure to adequately address the following five key points:
- Description of proposed use
- Justification for the use of animals
- Available veterinary care
- Procedures for limiting animal discomfort
- Method of euthanasia
When you receive word that funding will be likely, make sure to submit your protocol application online.
Research Animal Resource Center
Phone: 646-888-2400 (Zuckerman)
Phone: 718-752-6040 (Long Island City)