If you have a concern about how animals are being treated while used in research or housed here at the University, you may submit a report. All the information you provide will be kept confidential by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee. We will use this information to investigate all valid allegations of animal abuse. This information you provide may also be shared with the Institutional Official who is responsible for the welfare of all vertebrate animals at the University. Your identity will be protected and held confidential, as required by Louisiana Revised.Statute. 42:1169.
For more information about how we investigate animal concerns, you may review the IACUC Procedures for Investigating Animal Use Concerns.