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CVM INSIDE – LABORATORY ANIMAL RESOURCES

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LAR Contacts

TBD

University Attending Veterinarian

  • Consultation on any aspect of laboratory animal medicine, including animal welfare concerns and complaints.
  • Consultation on the animal model and alleviation of pain or distress
  • Assistance with protocol preparation
  • Research animal health and veterinary care consultation
  • Veterinary Assistance
  • Assistance with preparation of the IACUC Application for Vertebrate Animal Use

Marnie Silverstein Metzler

Clinical Veterinarian

  • Consultation on the animal model and alleviation of pain or distress
  • Assistance with protocol preparation
  • Research animal health and veterinary care consultation
  • Veterinary Assistance
  • Assistance with preparation of the IACUC Application for Vertebrate Animal Use

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Jenny Estes

Clinical Veterinarian

  • Consultation on the animal model and alleviation of pain or distress
  • Assistance with protocol preparation
  • Research animal health and veterinary care consultation
  • Veterinary Assistance
  • Assistance with preparation of the IACUC Application for Vertebrate Animal Use

Sara Lundy

Veterinary Services Manager

  • Project planning assistance
  • Coordination of medical and surgical projects involving live animals
  • Coordinate technical assistance for experimental surgeries and medical care pre-and-post-op

Maria Stone,

Facility Manager

  • Project Planning
  • Logistics of animal husbandry (caging, space availability, etc.), including assistance in preparation of specialized SOPs

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Michael Melvin

Administrative Assistant

Janeen Lewis,

Study Coordinator

  • Proactive Project Planning
  • LAR research faculty and staff liaison, and project coordinator
  • IACUC protocol assistance

Emergency Contact Instructions

LAR Departments

Lab animal Veterinarians, Veterinary Service Supervisors, Husbandry Supervisors, Study Coordinator and all Veterinary Technicians are copied on this listserv for more efficient veterinary service.

  • Contact for anesthesia machine or surgical equipment rental
  • Ordering medications (anesthetics, analgesics and other drugs)
  • Scheduling fee-for-service post-operative care and monitoring
  • Scheduling experimental surgery, anesthesia support, and short-term procedure space.

The Husbandry Managers and Technical Service Coordinator are copied on this listserv for more efficient husbandry related service. “TSRs” are sent to this department.

  • Contact for animal husbandry related supplies (caging, enrichment, room set up, etc)
  • LAR facility questions or concerns (none CPL locations)

Shannon Nordan, Unit Supervisor  smburns@ncsu.edu

Mallori McKinlay, Unit Supervisor memckinl@ncsu.edu

LAR Administrative office, Facility Manger, Attending Veterinarian are copied on this Listserve for more efficient administrative service

  • Pricing for animal procurement
  • Animal ordering and transfers from other users
  • Facility access

Other Important Departments

NOTE: Please contact the IACUC Office or refer to the IACUC webpage for additional assistance with the following:

  • IACUC requirements and regulations.
  • IACUC Application for Vertebrate Animal Use (AVAU).
  • Completion of the IACUC training requirements for personnel working with animals.

NOTE: Please contact EH&S office or refer to the EH&S webpage for additional assistance with

  • Enrollment in the NC State Occupational Health Program for personnel with animal contact.
  • Fulfilling institutional requirements for studies using animals that involve biological, chemical or radiation hazards.
  • Laboratory safety questions and training.