On-Demand Resources from Winter 2022 Vet Check-In Meetings Now Available

March 3, 2022

Laptop and file download icon with text reading Now Available: On-Demand Resources from Winter 2022 Vet Check-In MeetingsTo help keep the research community apprised of important updates and changes impacting animal care and use at the University of Michigan, ULAM Faculty Veterinarians hosted virtual Vet Check-In Meetings in January 2022. 

If you were unable to attend a meeting and would like to learn more about what was discussed, meeting resources are now available to review and download.

Discussion topics included:

Meeting slides, which include embedded hyperlinks for quick access to additional content, are available via U-M Dropbox (or paste animalcare.umich.edu/augWinter2022-slides into your web browser) yellow lock icon using valid Level-1 login credentials.

Meeting Overview

A 29-minute recording of one meeting is also available at animalcare.umich.edu/augWinter2022-recordingyellow lock icon. The recording will be available for viewing through April 30, 2022.




0:05   Introduction & Brief Overview
2:50   Important Drug Updates
3:03       – Changes to Buprenorphine Dosing in Rats and Mice
12:04       – Diluted Carprofen Storage Changes
14:42       – Reminders About Expired Drugs
16:40   Common Errors on Surgical Records
18:43   Light Cycle Disruptions
23:00   Training Updates
24:52   Veterinary Consultations
26:30   RCA & QA Virtual Office Hours
28:44   Planning for AAALAC 2023


Please reach out to your facility's ULAM Faculty Veterinarian with additional questions or concerns about any of the topics above. A discussion with your veterinarian can also help optimize many different aspects of your research, including:

  • Facility and/or project-specific questions
  • Anesthesia protocols
  • Proper analgesia
  • Proper use of antibiotics or other adjunctive drugs
  • Surgical techniques

If you don’t know your faculty veterinarian, send an email to ulam-questions@umich.edu and your question will be routed appropriately.

Share Your Feedback

Suggestions for future meeting topics and/or ways for us to further enhance our communications and outreach are welcomed at any time. Feedback may be sent to acu-communications@umich.edu.

yellow lock icon Links marked with a lock icon can only be accessed using valid Level-1 U-M login credentials.