TAG ARCHIVES FOR IACUC

31
Mar2022

While all IACUCs should be conducting some form of post-approval monitoring given current IACUC requirements, there is no mandate for a formal post-approval monitoring program that operates separate from other IACUC activities that are already mandated. With the change in annual review requirements, IACUCs are now able to critically examine their post-approval monitoring goals and potentially separate them from the goals of annual reviews. Read more

22
Mar2022

Ensuring that women are represented in research studies and in science fields is an important part of advancing science and ensuring that women justly benefit from research. Research done using only male animals during preclinical trials and predominantly male subjects in human clinical trials leads to knowledge gaps that negatively impact women’s treatment and health outcomes. In recognition of women’s history month, we're highlighting some PRIM&R resources that explore the importance of considering sex as a biological variable and shifting to appropriate sex balance in research studies. Read more

17
Feb2022

While the emails I'm getting from various organizations imply that 2022 will be a return to travel and hotel conference centers, many conferences—including the 2022 PRIM&R Annual Conference—will continue to have a virtual conference option. After a full year of attending virtual conferences, I'd like to reflect on what worked for me and what didn't. Read more