IACUC 2024 Conference

IACUC 2024 is an engaging and intimate two-day conference that will be held April 29-30, 2024, at The Friday Conference Center in Chapel Hill, N.C. This conference is intended for both new IACUC members and seasoned members of animal care and use programs.

Day 1 (IACUC Fundamentals) will address key issues for successful animal care and use programs, including the roles and responsibilities of the IACUC, recruiting and retaining members, protocol review, virtual meetings, semiannual program reviews and inspections.

Day 2 (IACUC Advanced) will provide in-depth presentations and discussion during breakout sessions.

Concurrent sessions will address topics, including:

  • Controlled substance research use and requirements
  • Collaborations, MOUs and grant congruency review
  • Challenges in tracking animal numbers (e.g., rodent neonates, fish, field studies and other animals that may not be captured in a centralized system)
  • Contingency planning
  • Working with and maintaining high quality ancillary committees (Occupational Health & Safety; Environmental Health & Safety)
  • Considerations for alternatives: Pain categories, search requirements and the 3Rs
  • USDA updates

Continuing Education Details

IACUC 2024 has been approved by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Board to offer up to 11 hours of continuing education credit. Attendance certificates will be provided at the end of each day.

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Event Details
  • Monday, April 29, 2024 & Tuesday, April 30, 2024
    8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • Conference Location:
    The Friday Conference Center
    100 Friday Center Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

  • Travel Information:
    Area Lodging and Discount

  • Who Should Attend

    • IACUC Chairs
    • IACUC Committee Members
    • IACUC Administrators/Coordinators
    • Regulatory Personnel
    • Support Staff
    • Institutional Officials
    • Research Managers
    • Animal Researchers
    • Attending Veterinarian
    • Other Lab Animal Veterinarian
    • Animal Care Staff
    • Others Interested in IACUCs

Pricing
  • Prices:
    Early Bird Price

    January 8, 2024 – February 14, 2024

    • $425 for one-day attendance for employees of NCABR member organizations and government agencies

    • $525 for one-day attendance for non-members

    • $600 for two-day attendance for employees of NCABR member organizations and government agencies

    • $750 for two-day attendance for non-members

     

    Regular Price

    February 15, 2024 – April 22, 2024

    • $475 for one-day attendance for employees of  NCABR member organizations and government agencies

    • $575 for one-day attendance for non-members

    • $650 for two-day attendance for employees of  NCABR member organizations and government agencies

    • $800 for two-day attendance for non-members

     

    Price includes conference materials, lunch and all-day beverages.

  • Payments by Check
    Please make your check out to “NCABR” and mail it to:

    NCABR

    Attn: IACUC 2024 Conference

    P.O.Box 19469

    Raleigh, NC 27619-9469

     

    Your check must be received no later than April 22, 2024 for your registration to be valid. If your check has not been received by that date, your registration will be canceled.

  • Cancellation Policy

    • Orders canceled on or before April 22, 2024, are eligible for a full refund.

     

    To cancel, please notify Virginia Crisp at the contact info below.

  • Substitution Policy
    A substitution from the registrant’s organization is permitted.

     

    Please notify Virginia Crisp at the contact info below at least 7 days in advance of the conference.

  • Questions About Registration?
    Contact Virginia Crisp

    Director of Programs

    NCABR

    at vcrisp@ncabr.org or 919-785-1304 x 202

  • Other Questions?
    Contact Tonya Hargett

    Special Projects Coordinator

    NCABR

    at thargett@ncabr.org