Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Click to learn who this is for
Federal law requires that academic institutions such as RIC, in which live vertebrate animals are used in research and/or teaching, must establish and maintain an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) to ensure humane treatment of animals.
Those involved in research and/or teaching involving live vertebrate animals.
Institutional Review Board Click to learn who this is for
Federal law and RIC policy mandate that human participants in research studies be adequately protected from harm. RIC's Institutional Review Board (IRB) is responsible for reviewing such studies to ensure federal guidelines are met.
Those involved in research studies involving human participants.