Office of Regulatory  Research Compliance 

Howard University
HU Research Bldg 1
1840 7th Street, NW
Suite 309
Washington, D.C. 20001

Phone: (202) 865-8597
Fax:     (202) 232-5286

ORRC is located directly across  from the Howard University        Shaw Metro on 7th Seventh St.(Georgia Ave) on the third floor       of  the Howard University    Research Building-1.




ANIMAL RESEARCH PROTECTION PROGRAM (ARPP)

The ORRC facilitates the activities of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) by facilitating research committee reviews   and approvals of regulated experiments and teaching activities conducted at Howard University that involve invertebrate animals.

ORRC staff serves Howard University faculty, staff, and students by helping them ensure their research and teaching modules comply with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations and policies, as well as Howard University policies. ORRC staff is available to answer individual inquiries, meet with researchers and instructors, and to present and facilitate educational workshops and trainings.

IMPORTANT LINKS:

          HU VETERINARY SERVICES

          USDA ANIMAL WELFARE INFORMATION CENTER

          AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL SCIENCE (AALAS)

          ASSOCIATION FOR THE ASSESSMENT & ACCREDITATION OF LABORATORY ANIMAL CARE INTERNATIONAL (AAALAC)

          INSTITUTE FOR LABORATORY ANIMAL RESEARCH (ILAR) 

          AV LETTER OF AUTHORITY FOR HOWARD UNIVERSITY 3-26-14


Institutional Animal Use and Care Committee (IACUC)
  Office of Regulatory Research Compliance