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Procedures in place for review and approval of all VA-funded research regardless of performance location

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Procedures in place for review and approval of research performed at the VA, regardless of funding source (1200.7, 4.c.)

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Procedures in place for review and approval of significant changes to protocols before work begins

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Special procedures are reviewed prior to initiation (e.g. multiple surgeries, prolonged restraint)

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Program/procedures in place for use of hazardous agents in animal research (see Section 7, Appendix C of 1200.7)

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IACUC has procedures in place to review and investigate internal or external concerns or allegations about animal care and use (1200.7, 8.i.)

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IACUC has procedures in place to prevent reprisals against whistle blowers who report potential deficiencies in the animal care and use program, and to protect anonymity to the extent required by law (see 1200.7 6.d. and references therein)

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IACUC has procedures in place for suspension of animal activities if warranted by findings and after majority vote of quorum (1200.7, 8.h.)

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II.  IACUC REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

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IACUC minutes meet formatting requirements in 1200.7, paragraph 8.f.(1)

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IACUC minutes are submitted for review by VA R&D Committee and IO, and upon request, to CVMO/VACO (1200.7)

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Semiannual reports approved by the IACUC are reviewed during a meeting between medical center Director and IACUC representatives, then  signed by medical center Director (1200.7, 8.d.(1)(e))

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IACUC semi-annual report is not altered by any local official once a majority of voting IACUC members has voted to approve the report, and local officials do not pressure IACUC members to change the wording of such reports to language more favorable to the institution. (1200.7 8.d.(1)(f)/(g))

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Semiannual Reports are submitted to CVMO within 60 days of review (1200.7, 8.d.(1)(e))

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Minority IACUC opinions are included in semi-annual reports (1200.7, 8.d.(1)(d)4.)

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Departures from Guide or PHS Policy are detailed, and reasons for departure are given

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Significant deficiencies are distinguished from minor deficiencies in semi-annual report

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The semi-annual report include a plan and schedule with dates for correction of all deficiencies

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IACUC notifies ACOS/R&D, IO, ORO, CVMO, USDA, PHS, and AAALAC within 15 days business days of finding instances of non-compliance (see 1200.7 8.g(5) and notes at the end of this form)

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IACUC promptly notifies ACOS/R&D, IO, ORO, CVMO, USDA, PHS, and AAALAC within 15 days business days of suspensions of protocols (1200.7, 8.g(5))

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IACUC notifies ACOS/R&D, IO, ORO, CVMO, USDA, PHS, and AAALAC within 15 days of failure to correct major deficiencies (1200.7, 8.g(5))

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