Institutional Information

Overview

The University of Illinois is registered as a research facility in accordance with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal Welfare Act (Public Law 89-544) and the Public Health Service Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.

The U of I holds the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) of the National Institutes of Health assurance for vertebrate animals used in research, teaching, and outreach on the Urbana campus and other university facilities.

In accordance with the Public Health Service Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, the U of I works with the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) of the National Institutes of Health to assure the welfare of animals used in research and teaching.

The U of I is accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC).

Credentials

  • USDA registration number: 33-R-0029
  • NIH animal assurance number: A3118-01 (expiration 6/30/21)
  • AAALAC: #00766
  • Accredited campuswide since 2001

Institutional Officials

Agricultural Animal Care and Use Program

Dennis French
Interim Attending Veterinarian, Agricultural Animals
(217) 244-2702
ddfrench@illinois.edu

Division of Animal Resources

Lyndon J. Goodly, DVM, MS, DACLAM
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Institutional Veterinarian
goodly@illinois.edu

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Joshua Gulley
IACUC Chair
Psychology Building
603 E. Daniel Street, M/C 716
217-265-6413
jgulley@illinois.edu

Occupational Health and Safety Programs

Sara Myers
Occupational Health and Safety Specialist
(217) 244-0781
sjmyers@illinois.edu

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation

Susan A. Martinis, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation
Sponsored Programs Administration
1901 S. First Street, Suite A
Champaign, IL 61820-7406
217-333-2187
spa@illinois.edu