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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)


IACUC Committee Members

        • Dr. Egeenee Daniels,
        • Mr. Victor Oliveros,
        • Dr. Fernando Quintana,
        • Dr. Roberto Heredia,
        • Dr. Feseha Abebe-Akele,
        • Ms. Sarah Bassett,
        • Dr. John Kilburn (non-voting),
        • Ms. Celeste Kidd, (non-voting),


The committee is selected by the TAMIU Institutional Official (Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs), as specified in 9CFR2.31, at the beginning of the academic year. Appointments will be for three years.      


     I.  Guide to the IACUC Application Process - Researchers Start Here

    II.  IACUC Forms, Guidelines/Regulations and Useful Links

   III.  Training - Required

   IV.  IACUC Members

    V.  Frequently Asked Questions

   VI.  IACUC Letter of Assurance

 VII.  Classroom Research Guidelines

VIII.  Reporting Animal Mistreatment 

IX.  TAMIU IACUC Policy and Procedures Manual (available from IACUC Chair)

If you have questions, please contact the IACUC Chair, Dr. Roberto Heredia, (, CH 205B, 956-326-2637)        

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