Facility Inspections - August 2016

Goal: IACUC members completing this module will develop an understanding of the value of facility inspections as part of a high quality program of animal care and use.


  1. Provide examples of animal welfare and health concerns that may be discovered and describe how you would address these concerns
  2. Describe regulatory requirements for facility inspection
  3. Differentiate significant versus minor deficiencies
  4. Indicate different component areas of facilities and concerns related to these areas
  5. Identify occupational health and safety concerns

Module Developers: Chieko Azuma, George Babcock, Linda Brovarney, Natalie Mays, Cynthia Pekow

Module Materials
Slides (PPT) (Powerpoint - 8.72 MB)
Module Question

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