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Laboratory Animal Care and Use Committee

The Laboratory Animal Care and Use Committee (LACUC) oversees Southern Illinois University School of Medicine's animal program, facilities and procedures. The committee's scope includes all research, research training, experimentation and biological testing involving live, vertebrate animals conducted at SIU School of Medicine or at another institution as a consequence of subcontracting by this institution.

Forms, policies and calendars listed on the left side of this page reside on our intranet and are not available to the general public.
Submit the necessary hard copies of protocols to the LACUC office located at 801 N. Rutledge, 2nd Floor, Room 2073 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Also submit electronic versions by email to For questions, call the LACUC office at 545-7936.