Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare - Policy and Regulation

  • NOT-OD-16-006: Simplification of the Vertebrate Animals Section of NIH Grant Applications and Contract Proposals
  • NOT-OD-13-098. Grant and Contract Submission Requirements Regarding the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition
  • NOT-OD-10-128. Clarification on the Roles of NIH Scientific Review Groups (SRG) and Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees (IACUC) in Review of Vertebrate Animal Research
  • NOT-OD-10-049. Instructions for Completion and Technical Evaluation of the Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) in NIH Contract Proposals
  • NOT-OD-10-027. Instructions for Completion and Peer Review of the Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) in NIH Grant Applications and Cooperative Agreements
  • “Just-In-Time”. Federal Register, 8/7/2002, 67 FR 51289 (PDF)
  • View "Emerging Issues, USDA Perspective – September 17, 2009" (Flash – 58 mins)