Laboratory Animal Welfare: Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals by Awardee Institutions dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-05T18:18:13Z I. APPLICABILITY . United States Government Principles for the Utilization and Care of Vertebrate Animals Used in Testing, Research and Training 2. NOT-OD-05-034. Institutions that seek funds from federal agencies for research with any vertebrate animals must follow the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. View NIH OLAW Resources Page. Visit OLAW's resources page to find sample documents for the implementation of PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals including annual reports, assurances, checklists, and an animal study proposal to aid in developing protocol forms. The PHS Policy is based on a set of research animal care standards, the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, first published in 1963. The use of laboratory animals is one of the most regulated uses of animals in the United States, and other countries as well. Regulations of the Animal Welfare Act as promulgated by the United States Department of Agriculture 3. In addition, it enables OLAW to monitor the institution's animal care and use program oversight under the Policy, evaluate allegations of noncompliance, and assess the effectiveness of PHS policies and procedures. National Institutes of Health Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (2002). Institutions that conduct animal research with NIH funds must adhere to the Public Health Service (PHS) care and use standards of the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW, 2002a). Guidance on Prompt Reporting to OLAW under the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals ; Guidance on Prompt Reporting to OLAW under the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals . In the U.S., the federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA) and the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (PHS Policy) regulate the use of laboratory animals. National Institutes of Health Agriculture & Biology the PHS policy on humane care and the use of laboratory animals and the guide for the care and use of laboratory animals. PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Lab Animals Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Public Health Service National Institutes of Health Revised as of September 1986 HEALTH RESEARCH EXTENSION ACT OF 1985 PUBLIC LAW 99-158, November 20, 1985 "ANIMALS IN RESEARCH" "Sec. Assurance number: A 3687-01 . The Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals was updated in 1996. and Use of Laboratory Animals: An Exploratory Analysis . 495. Full Announcement. It has been accepted for The University will not retaliate against or permit retaliation against a person who, in good faith, reports a suspected violation of any of the above-listed regulations or standards. I, David Lee, as named Institutional Official for animal care and use at The University of Georgia (A3437-01), provide assurance that this Institution will comply with the Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (Policy). Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. Public Health Service policy on the humane care and use of laboratory animals. which of the following is a role of AAALAC? Released Date. The United States Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals 4. THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE POLICY ON HUMANE CARE AND USE OF LABORATORY ANIMALS (PHS POLICY) Another federal standard that guides the care and use of laboratory animals is the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (PHS Policy). National Research Council (2006). Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. Bethesda, MD: NIH. January 01, 2023. Researchers who use animals in research, including observational research, or teaching, can come under the jurisdiction of the USDA animal welfare regulations and/or the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (hereafter, PHS Policy), which carries out the provisions of the 1985 Health Research Extension Act. Use of Laboratory Animals and the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (the Guide). Approximately 40 % of NIH-funded research involves experimentation on nonhuman animals (Monastersky, 2008). C. The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) at this Institution is properly appointed in accordance with the PHS Policy IV.A.3.a and is qualified through the experience and expertise of its members to oversee the Institution's animal care and use program and facilities. PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (Policy) requires institutions to establish and maintain proper measures to ensure the appropriate care and use of live vertebrate animals involved in biomedical and behavioral research testing or training activities conducted or supported by the PHS. The PHS Policy on Humane Care 2. Activity Code. The underlying foundation of the PHS Policy is one of institutional self-evaluation, self-monitoring and self-reporting. Guidelines for the humane transportation of research animals. The PHS Policy, frequently referred to as the NIH Policy, requires each institution receiving PHS […] The IACUC members are appointed by the Institutional Officer. noncompliance with Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: An Exploratory Analysis. Public Health Service policy on humane care and use of laboratory animals, Bethesda, MD: Author. EO 890; Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Scope: This policy concerns the care and use of live, non-human vertebrate animals for research, research training, experimentation, biological testing, teaching, and related activities. [Google Scholar]). Together they form a unique fingerprint. The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals was released to the sponsors and the public on January 2, 1996, in a prepublication form. sponsors a voluntary accreditation program for animal care and use programs. in accordance with the PHS Policy for. The Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals incorporates the changes in the Public Health Service Act (PHS Act) mandated by the Health Research Extension Act of 1985, Public Law 99-158, November 20, 1985. Expiration Date. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is a major biomedical research-funding body in the United States. Summary:Establishes University policy on the care and use of ... hereby gives assurance that it will comply with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, hereinafter referred to as PHS Policy. PHS Policy is based on the Health Research Extension Act passed by Congress in 1985. Chapter 3 - PHS Policy for Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals Public Health Service (PHS) Policy (also known as NIH Policy) applies to all live vertebrate animals, including mammals, amphibians, reptiles, fish, and birds used or intended for use in PHS supported research. POLICY ON HUMANE CARE AND USE OF LABORATORY ANIMALS . Approximately 40% of NIH-funded research involves experimentation on nonhuman animals (Monastersky, 2008). This material is brought to you for free and open access by WellBeing International. Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (Mandated by Federal Regulations) Winona State University, hereinafter referred to as WSU, hereby gives assurance that it will comply with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, hereinafter referred to as PHS Policy. Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Noncompliance with Public Health Service (PHS) policy on humane care and use of laboratory animals: an exploratory analysis.'. Retrieved September 27, 2011. This Policy is applicable to all PHS-conducted or supported activities involving animals, whether the activities are performed at a PHS agency, an awardee institution, or any other institution and conducted in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or … PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals Initial Posting: September 11, 2006 Last Revised: January 24, 2013 On This Page: A. Applicability of the PHS Policy B. IACUC Composition, Functions and Authority C. Institutional Reporting to OLAW D. Protocol Review E. Program Review and Inspection of Facilities F. Animal Use and Management Public Health Service Policy (PHS) on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. I. APPLICABILITY Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (PHS Policy) and the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (the Guide) related to the use and treatment of animals in the laboratories of Jackson Laboratory (JAX; PHS Approved Animal Welfare Assurance # D16-00170, A3268-01), located at 600 Main Street in Bar Harbor, ME. Institutions deviating significantly from the PHS's animal care and use standards must report these incidents to the NIH's OLAW. In the policy statement, the PHS endorses the U.S. Government Principles for the Utilization and Care of Vertebrate Animals Used in Testing, Research, and Training (reprinted below), which were developed by the Interagency Research Animal Committee. Gomez, L. M., Conlee, K. M., & Stephens, M. L. (2010). Institutions that conduct animal research with NIH funds must adhere to the Public Health Service (PHS) care and use standards of the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW, 2002a). Noncompliance with Public Health . Leah M. Gomez, Kathleen M. Conlee, and Martin L. Stephens . 1. animal care and use at The University of Toledo (UT), hereinafter referred to as ‗Institution‘, by means of this document, provide assurance that this Institution will comply with the Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, hereinafter referred to as PHS Policy… the examination of policy matters pertaining to the health of the public. (d) Assurance of Compliance with Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, Animal Welfare Assurance number A3010-01. Back to Newsletter 1. The Humane Society of the United States, Washington, DC . Animal Care and Use in Research Why Animal Research Is Important To Humans And Animals. February 24, 2005. Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care . The PHS Policy requires institutions to use this guide as a basis for developing and implementing institutional programs for research involving animals. 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