Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

IACUC Forms

Please see "Frequently Asked Questions" to find out the difference between: IACUC animal study proposal review in a convened meeting and "expedited" review, and when is it appropriate to use the latter.  

 

ANIMAL USE PROTOCOL FORMS 

Before preparing your animal use protocol, you might be interested in reviewing the pamphlet  What Investigators Need to Know About Animal Use (NIH Publication No. 05-6009).  Also, please note that you my submit your initial submission by e-mail: iacuc@einstein.yu.edu. 

MODIFICATIONS TO ANIMAL USE PROTOCOL FORMS: 

LIST OF HAZARDOUS AGENTS (referred to in Appendix 8 - along with SOPs) 

STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDSURES (SOP) FORMS (Referred to in Appendix 8) 

Not required for agents classified as Animal Biosafety Level (ABSL) 1 and Chemical Safety Level (CSL) 1

 SOP for ABSL-2
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 PDF
 

SOP for ABSL-3
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 PDF
 

 SOP for CSL-2
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PDF
 

 SOP for Radiation Safety Level (RSL) 1A
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PDF
 

 SOP for RSL 1B
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PDF
 

 SOP FOR RSL 2
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PDF
 

HAZARD SIGNS (Referred to in Appendix 8) 

Not required for agents classified as ABSL-1 and CSL-1  

 Sign for ABSL-2
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PDF 

 Sign for ABSL-3
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PDF
 

 Sign for CSL-2
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PDF
 

 Sign for RSL 1A
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PDF 

Sign for RSL 1B
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PDF
 

 Sign for RSL 2
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LINKS TO ASSIST IN PROVIDING EXPLANATION OF ANIMAL NUMBERS
IN TABULAR FORM AND CALCULATING ANIMAL NUMBERS:
  

FORMS TO ATTACH TO GRANT SUBMISSIONS 

If you have any questions regarding grants and/or which form to attach to the grant, please contact the IACUC Administrator, Dr. Jorge Larocca, at 718.839.7152. 

  • IACUC Grant Application Page – This form is required for new grants and resubmissions routed to the IACUC. The grant must be marked “Pending” and the IACUC will authorize submission of the grant. 
  • Animal Use Assurance Statement (AA-1 Form) – This form may be used for renewals, continuations, and revisions/supplementals. However please note the following: If you check items 3A-E “NO”, the grant does not have to be routed to the IACUC. If you check "YES" to any item under 3, then the grant must be routed to the IACUC. The grant will be marked "Pending" and the IAUC will authorize submission of the grant. 
  • Memorandum of Understanding - For animal care and use oversight between collaborating pre-assured institutions.
  • Inter-institutional Assurance - Required when Awardee Institution Lacks a PHS Assurance

ADDITONAL FORMS/LINKS 

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