Incident Reporting

An Animal Incident is any unexpected or atypical event involving animals covered by an IACUC protocol.  Such events include (but are not limited to) animal death under anesthesia, post-procedural complications, and illness and injury that have not been anticipated in the protocol. In wildlife research, such events include (but are not limited to) animal death in field trap or unexpected injury during animal handling.

View the MSU Policy on Adverse Events or Incidents.

When an Animal Incident occurs, protocol personnel should: