Animal Care and Use

image of rat clip artWorking Safely with Animals


 

Rodents or other Non-Primate Species

Occupational Health Requirements

  • Have your supervisor go to the OHSS Tool and select the "Learn about OHSS Process" then initiate the "Risk Assessment and Health Surveillance Questionnaire." This is required for everyone who has direct or indirect contact with animals.
    • This risk assessment will need to be updated each time your medical assessment is renewed, and the frequency of renewal is determined by Occupational Health.
    • Hazard Analysis Tool - Occupational Health and Animals Risk Analysis Tool
    • Note that volunteers must have a Kerberos login to access the system.  To obtain a Kerberos login under the Temporary Affiliate Form (TAF), please have supervisor initiate this process. 

Training


Working with Non-Human Primates

Occupational Health Requirements

  •  Complete the Occupational Health Requirement for non-human primate health clearance by completing these steps:
    • Please note that this clearance is required for all individuals working with non-human primates, unfixed primate tissue, or unfixed human tissue.

Training