Resources For Animal Users

Canadian Council on Animal Care Links

University of Alberta

Published Procedures of the Animal Ethics Policy are: 

Animal Care and Use Committee Structure, Application and Review Procedure

Animal Care and Use Committee Appeal Procedure 

Special Requests for Alternate Animal Housing Procedure 

Animal Care and Use Roles and Responsibilities Procedure 

Animal Care and Use Post-Approval Monitoring Procedure

Institutional Animal User Training Program Procedure

Animal Care and Use Standard Operating Procedures: Definition, Creation, Approval and Management Procedure

 

 

Resources for Writing/ Reporting

  • Recommended Wording to Accompany Publications completed by PIs at the University:

"All animal studies were conducted in accordance with the Canadian Council on Animal Care Guidelines and Policies with approval from the Animal Care and Use Committee: (Biosciences, Health Sciences or Livestock) for the University of Alberta."

  • Official nomenclature for scientific papers Nomina Anatomica Veterinaria (NAV), 2005 (PDF)
  • ARRIVE Guidlelines Checklist for Reporting Animal Research, 2010 (PDF)

NEW Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications (27 February 2015) requires all peer-reviewed journal publications funded by one of the three federal granting agencies to be freely available online within 12 months.

 

 

Recommended Wording to Accompany Publications completed by PIs at the University: