Office of Research Administration (ORA) 2020-21 Winter Holiday Closure

The Office of Research Administration (ORA) will observe UCLA’s 2020-21 Winter Holiday Closure. ORA will be closed beginning Saturday, December 19, 2020 and will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2021. Please be advised that the Chancellor’s Animal Research Committee (ARC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), and Academic Radiation Safety Committee (ARSC) and Medical Radiation Safety Committee (MRSC) / Radioactive Drug Research … Read More

Office of Research Administration (ORA) 2020-21 Winter Holiday Closure

The Office of Research Administration (ORA) will observe UCLA’s 2020-21 Winter Holiday Closure. ORA will be closed beginning Saturday, December 19, 2020 and will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2021. Please be advised that the Chancellor’s Animal Research Committee (ARC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), and Academic Radiation Safety Committee (ARSC) and Medical Radiation Safety Committee (MRSC) / Radioactive Drug Research … Read More

RATS 2.0 Training and Quick Tip

We have scheduled more RATS 2.0 Zoom training sessions for the month of November. If you have not already attended training, we invite you to register for a basic and/or advanced training session to learn how to use RATS 2.0. Basic training provides an introduction to RATS 2.0, covering navigation and terminology. Advanced training will provide tips for completing the protocol smartform; attendees will … Read More

RATS 2.0 Training and Office Hours

We have scheduled more RATS 2.0 Zoom training sessions for the month of October. If you have not already attended, we invite you to register for a basic and/or advanced training session to learn how to use RATS 2.0. Basic training provides an introduction to RATS 2.0, covering navigation and terminology. Advanced training will provide tips for completing the protocol smartform; attendees will have … Read More

RATS Quick Tip

Below is a QUICK TIP regarding Crump Imaging Core standard procedures now available for use in RATS 2.0. The following Crump Imaging Core procedures are now available in the Standard Library: Name Species Procedure Type CRUMP IMAGING CORE: microPET Imaging Mouse Imaging CRUMP IMAGING CORE: microPET Imaging Rat Imaging CRUMP IMAGING CORE: microCT Imaging Rat Imaging CRUMP IMAGING CORE: microCT … Read More

Emergency Procedures for Animal Users

In partnership between the Animal Research Committee (ARC) and ARC administrative staff, Division of Laboratory Animal Medicine (DLAM), and Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S), we ask you to direct your attention to the attachment entitled “Animals Outside Vivaria” in regards to updated emergency procedures. Previously, the ARC asked you to maintain a copy of the UCLA Animal Emergency Plan in … Read More

RATS 2.0 Training and Quick Tip

This a reminder that we have scheduled more RATS 2.0 training sessions for the month of September. If you have not already attended, we invite you to register for a basic and/or advanced training session to learn how to use RATS 2.0. Basic training provides an introduction to RATS 2.0, covering navigation and terminology. Advanced training is limited to those who have already attended … Read More

AAALAC Site Visit: October 5-9, 2020

Mark your calendars! UCLA’s triennial accreditation site visit with AAALAC International will take place October 5-9, 2020. Though some may question why UCLA would proceed with a site visit during the COVID-19 pandemic, please know that we have already postponed the required triennial visit from the initial June dates and are obligated to proceed in order to maintain continuing accreditation. … Read More

RATS 2.0 Training and Quick Tip

We have scheduled more RATS 2.0 training sessions for the month of September. If you have not already attended, we invite you to register for a basic and/or advanced training session to learn how to use RATS 2.0. Basic training provides an introduction to RATS 2.0, covering navigation and terminology. Advanced training is limited to those who have already attended a basic session; attendees will receive tips … Read More