Animal Ethics Committee

Procedures for Reviewing Research Proposals Involving Animals

Flowchart of Procedures

  • Following the receipt of proposals, the Committee Chair will call for a meeting of the Animal Research Committee within a week. The meeting will proceed if three of the five members of the Committee can attend the meeting.
  • The proposals will then be reviewed by the Committee at the meeting.
  • The approved proposals will be endorsed by the Committee, and returned to the Office of VP-RD.
  • For the proposals that require more clarifications, the Principal Investigator will be notified, and requested to provide more information either in writing or in person with the Animal Research Committee. Members of the Committee will hold another meeting to reach the final decision.

Other Procedures for Reviewing Research Proposals

General Procedure

Involving Human Participants

Involving Safety

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