Office of The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
Office of Animal Resources (OAR)
The University of Iowa under the auspices of the Vice President for Research maintains a centralized animal care program with administrative responsibility by the Office of Animal Resources (OAR). The OAR facilitates the research mission of the University by meeting the animal research needs of the research community. The OAR provides veterinary expertise, care, and resources necessary for the maintenance and preservation of a quality animal research program and environment.