Taryn Hetrick, LVT, LATg


Quality Assurance
Research Compliance

Job Title

Quality Assurance Specialist, Animal Care & Use Office


In her role as a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist in the Animal Care & Use Office, Taryn is responsible for:

  • Conducting QA visits with investigators to improve their compliance confidence,
  • Assisting both PIs and laboratory staff with shepherding their animal use protocols through the eRAM system,
  • Identifying impediments to the conduct of sound research, and
  • Serving as an advocate and educational resource for the U-M research community.

Professional Background

  • Sixteen years of experience as a Veterinary Technician, Unit for Laboratory Medicine (ULAM)
  • One year of experience as a Research Specialist, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Phone: (734) 763-4882