New studies or renewals: complete an Animal Use Protocol Application.
Pre-consultation with the attending veterinarian is recommended.
Protocols are approved for a maximum 3-year period, subject to annual review. Once the term of approval expires, the study is effectively closed. If you wish to continue your studies, please submit a 1-2 page summary describing progress toward completion of the proposed studies along with a new protocol (at least 3 months before the term expiration date) outlining experiments to be performed in the next term.
How to submit new studies, renewal studies, and major amendments
Submit to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline is Fridays at 12:00 pm.
How to submit minor amendments, and veterinary verification & consultation (VVC)
To determine the classification of your modification, please refer to this table.