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Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

IACUC Letter of Assurance


In accordance with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals Policy IV.C.1-3, the IACUC shall review and approve, require modifications in (to secure approval), or withhold approval of all animal subject research activities that fall within its jurisdiction.




     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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