Animals

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

The Jackson State University Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) in accordance with federal, state and institutional policies oversees the university’s animal programs, facilities and procedures involving the appropriate care, use and humane treatments of animals being used for research, testing and education.

All animal users at JSU must abide by the regulatory requirements pertaining to the acquisition and use of animals for research, testing or teaching as outlined in the USDA Animal Welfare Act, NIH Requirements, and The Guide for the Care and Use of Animals.

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Contact the IACUC Office if you have any questions regarding protocol application submission and approval.

Ashton Hamme, Ph.D.
Chair, IACUC
E-mail: ashton.t.hamme@jsums.edu

Michael R. Early
Research Compliance
E-mail: michael.a.early@jsums.edu
(601) 979-2859 or  (601) 979-3664