Clarkson University recognizes its responsibility to ensure the humane and appropriate care and use of all live vertebrate animals used or intended for use in research, research training, experimentation, biological testing, or teaching. Therefore, the University has established and provides resources for an Animal Care and Use Program and an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) that oversees the program, facilities, policies, and procedures.

IACUC Members are as follows:

Richard Latt DVM

Thomas Lufkin, Department of Biology (Committee Chair) 

Costel Darie, Department of Chemistry and Bimolecular Science

Andrew David, Department of Biology 

Rebecca Pelkey, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences 

Kenneth Wallace, Department of Biology 

M.B. Warburton, Local Community Member 

IACUC Meeting Dates

IACUC meetings are typically scheduled on a semi-annual basis or as needed; April and October. IACUC protocol applications are due at least one week prior to scheduled meeting date.

Next IRB Meeting: October 26, 2021

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