Report Animal Concerns

30 May
2024
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Reminder

Anesthetic Machine Servicing Authorization Form Due

If you own or use a vaporizer/anesthetic machine that is due for its yearly maintenance and you would like ULAM to coordinate the servicing on your behalf, please complete and submit the Authorization Form by Thursday, May 30, 2024. Due to limited availability, servicing requests submitted after May 30 may not be fulfilled. Please review the applicable service(s) … Read more

ULAM Anesthetic Machine Service Authorization Form

30 Apr
2024
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Meeting

Spring 2024 ULAM Faculty Vet Check-In Meetings Conclude

To help keep the research community apprised of important updates and changes impacting animal care and use at the University of Michigan, ULAM Faculty Veterinarians will be hosting in-person Vet Check-In Meetings in April 2024. In addition to addressing facility-specific and attendee questions, veterinarians will also discuss several topics of interest, including: No RSVP is required to … Read more

Find a Spring 2024 ULAM Faculty Vet Check-In Meeting (Level-1 login required)

22 Apr
2024
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Meeting

Spring 2024 ULAM Faculty Vet Check-In Meetings Begin

To help keep the research community apprised of important updates and changes impacting animal care and use at the University of Michigan, ULAM Faculty Veterinarians will be hosting in-person Vet Check-In Meetings in April 2024. In addition to addressing facility-specific and attendee questions, veterinarians will also discuss several topics of interest, including: No RSVP is required to … Read more

Find a Spring 2024 ULAM Faculty Vet Check-In Meeting (Level-1 login required)

15 Apr
2024

Training Workshop

CRISPR/Cas9 and Mouse ES Cell Training Class

The University of Michigan Transgenic Animal Model Core is offering a CRISPR/Cas9 and Mouse ES Cell Training Class beginning Monday, April 15, through Friday, April 26. In this two-week hands-on session, trainees will design, build, and validate CRISPR/Cas9 reagents in mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells.  Trainees will learn how to work with mouse embryonic stem cells in culture, clone … Read more

Follow instructions above to log in and register via MiCORES

21 Mar
2024
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Reminder

Winter 2024 Semi-Annual IACUC Facility Inspections Conclude

The Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) will begin its next round of semi-annual facility inspections on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. Inspections will run through Thursday, March 21, 2024, and include any animal rooms, surgical suite support spaces, and areas where procedures are conducted with animals. Inspection Notifications & Reminders Inspection schedules and reminders … Read more

View the Complete Winter 2024 Inspection Schedule (Level-1 login required)

13 Mar
2024
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Research & Academic Safety Town Hall

Hosted by members of the Facilities & Operations, EHS, and UMMS Regulatory Affairs Teams, this virtual town hall (passcode: 758789) will feature a discussion and Q&A on a variety of topics, including: The Research & Academic Safety Town Hall represents a joint collaboration between LS&A, College of Pharmacy, Life Sciences Institute, College of Engineering, and the U-M Medical … Read more

Log in via Zoom webinar using passcode 758789

01 Mar
2024
Anesthetic machine room with calendar and clock icon

Reminder

Anesthetic Machine Servicing Authorization Form Due

If you own or use a vaporizer/anesthetic machine that is due for its yearly maintenance and you would like ULAM to coordinate the servicing on your behalf, please complete and submit the Authorization Form by Friday, March 1, 2024. Due to limited availability, servicing requests submitted after March 1 may not be fulfilled. Please review the applicable service(s) … Read more

ULAM Anesthetic Machine Service Authorization Form

01 Mar
2024
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Deadline

ULAM Veterinary Student Summer Fellowship Program Application Deadline

Our Veterinary Student Summer Fellowship Program provides veterinary students of an AVMA-accredited veterinary school program with a unique opportunity to spend the summer learning about the cutting-edge science impacting both human and animal health. As part of the 12-week funded fellowship, students will learn about many aspects of laboratory animal medicine, including: Clinical medicine, surgery, … Read more

Learn more about the ULAM Veterinary Student Summer Fellowship Program

01 Mar
2024
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Deadline Reminder

Nominations Due: Excellence in Research Animal Care & Use Awards Program

Established in 2019, the Excellence in Research Animal Care & Use Awards Program celebrates staff excellence in the humane care and use of animals within the University of Michigan (U-M) research community. This Annual Awards Program Recognizes a Member of Each of the Following: Awardees will receive a $500.00 honorarium. Award winners will be announced … Read more

Submit your nomination via the InfoReady Review website

28 Feb
2024
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Deadline Reminder

Nominations Due: OVPR Research Faculty & Research Staff Awards

Research staff and faculty play a critical role in supporting and advancing university operations. To celebrate their impact and importance, the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) is seeking nominations for its annual research awards. OVPR has established eleven research staff awards to recognize staff excellence across a wide range of fields, including … Read more

Learn More and Submit Your Nomination

06 Feb
2024
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Reminder

Winter 2024 Semi-Annual IACUC Facility Inspections Begin

The Institutional Animal Care & Use Committee (IACUC) will begin its next round of semi-annual facility inspections on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. Inspections will run through March and include any animal rooms, surgical suite support spaces, and areas where procedures are conducted with animals. Inspection Notifications & Reminders Inspection schedules and reminders will be sent … Read more

View the Complete Winter 2024 Inspection Schedule (Level-1 login required)

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