a.Training and Education
Describe how the IACUC/OB provides oversight and evaluates the effectiveness of training programmes. Describe how training is documented.
i.Veterinary and Other Professional Staff [ETS 123, Article 26; , pp. 15-16]
Provide name and credentials of veterinary and other professional staff, including the veterinary personnel listed above and other person(s) responsible for overseeing the welfare and care of the animals, and describe their qualifications, training, and continuing education. Please do not provide curriculum vitae of personnel.
ii.Animal Care Personnel [ETS 123, Article 26; , p. 16]
Indicate the number of animal care personnel. ____
Summarize their training, certification level and type, experience, and continuing education opportunities provided.
iii.The Research Team [ETS 123, Article 26; , pp. 16-17; 115-116; 122; 124]
1)Describe the general mechanisms, by which the institution or IACUC/OB ensures that research personnel have the necessary knowledge and expertise in the animal procedures proposed and the species used.
a)Briefly describe the content of any required training.
b)Describe the timing of training requirements relative to the commencement of work.
c)Describe continuing education opportunities offered.
2)Describe the process(es) to ensure surgical and related procedures are performed by qualified and trained personnel. Who determines that