Boston University has a mandatory training program, based on federal regulations and in accordance with the University’s Personnel Training and Qualifications Policy, which requires training for all animal users to ensure that they are qualified to work with and handle animals. All animal users are required to complete this training prior to working with animals, and the IACUCInstitutional Animal Care and Use Committee IACUC oversee... will not approve animal use applications until the training has been completed.

Mandatory Training for Access to BU ASC Facilities on Either Campus

Additional Training Required for Specific Protocol Work

Other Training Requests

Other topics, including but not limited to rodent handling and restraint, injection techniques, rodent estrus detection, and weaning, are available by request. For training requests, please contact

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