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Animal Questions Or Concerns

All FIT students, employees, & volunteers have a right and an obligation to report any animal welfare issues.

You can report anonymously by sending a letter to or contacting the FIT Institutional Official (IO), IACUC Chair, or Animal Welfare Program Manager:

Name Phone # Email
Ms. Mischka Maxwell, IO
Office of Compliance & Risk Management
Dr. Chris Bashur, IACUC Chair
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Sherri Emer, Animal Welfare Program Manager
Office of Compliance & Risk Management

All concerns will be investigated by the IACUC, and actions will be taken when and where merited. Feedback to responders will be provided if contact information was provided with the report.