Animal Research

IACUC Training Videos

Available for check-out from Office of Research Compliance or from Animal Care Supervisors in Department of Biological Sciences or Department of Psychology.

July, 1999
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Critical Update, 1999: A Video Course
Presenters:
Centers for Desease Control and Presention
C.J. Peters, F. Koster, S.Q. Simpson, J.G. Olson,  B.A. Ellis)

September 21, 1999
Introduction to the IACUC and NIU animal care and use policies and procedures
Presenter: James F. Willott, IACUC Chair

April 10, 2000
Animal use in field studies: Related issues
Presenters:
James F. Willott, IACUC Chair
Richard B. King, IACUC Member
Kathleen Stelford, IACUC Community Member and Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator

September 13, 2000
Part I: Overview of the IACUC
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

Part II: New issues regarding pain & distress in lab animals
Presenter: Jeffrey P. Oswald, IACUC Member and Attending Veterinarian

April 19, 2001
Tissue and Blood Collection Procedures and Postop Analgesia
Presenter: Jeffrey P. Oswald, IACUC Member and Attending Veterinarian

September 19, 2001
Overview of the IACUC
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

April 24, 2002
Part I: An Update on IACUC Issues
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

Part II: An Overview of the NIU Disaster Plan & Occupational Health Program
Presenter: Michele Crase, IACUC Member and NIU Biosafety Specialist

September 19, 2002
Introduction of the new IACUC application form with a brief orientation to IACUC procedures
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

April 16, 2003
IACUC on the web: The NIU IACUC website and other web resources
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

April 15, 2004
The Design of a State-of-the-Art Vivarium: Animal Research Resources at Rush
Presenter: Jeff P. Oswald, D.V.M.

September 15, 2005
Mock IACUC meeting: Keys to successful protocol review
Presenters: The IACUC committee members

September 19, 2002
Introduction of the new IACUC application form with a brief orientation to IACUC procedures
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

April 16, 2003
IACUC on the web: The NIU IACUC website and other web resources
Presenter: Richard B. King, IACUC Chair

April 15, 2004
The Design of a State-of-the-Art Vivarium: Animal Research Resources at Rush
Presenter: Jeff P. Oswald, D.V.M.

September 15, 2005
Mock IACUC meeting: Keys to successful protocol review
Presenters: The IACUC committee members

October 19, 2006
Short but Sweet: Brief Presentations on IACUC Issues
Presenters:
Richard King, IACUC Chair
Michele Crase, IACUC Member and Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Gail Mitchell, IACUC Member, Office of Sponsored Projects
Patti Wallace, Office of Research Compliance
Kathy Stelford, IACUC Community Member

October 18, 2007
Roles of the Attending Veterinarian and Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Presenters:
Richard King, IACUC Chair
Jeffrey Oswald, IACUC Member and Attending Veterinarian
Michele Crase, IACUC Member and Environmental Health & Safety Officer

2008
Laboratory and field animal research at NIU

2009
Overview of the regulations that govern the use of live animals in research

2010
Changes in the Guide for the Care and Use for Laboratory Animals

2011
An Overview of Services Offered by the University of Missouri’s Research Animal Diagnostic Laboratory (RADIL)

2012
Barrier rodent housing at NIU: Keeping the Bugs in and out