The Veterinarian’s responsibilities include:
A. Ensuring the provision of adequate veterinary care to all animals housed in Thiel College’s animal facility.
B. Ensuring that the day-to-day operation of the Thiel College animal facility is in compliance with federal requirements.
C. Ensuring that all animal care personnel demonstrate acceptable skills in performing duties with the species of animal for which they are responsible.
D. Providing guidance in handling and restraint, anesthetics, analgesics, and methods of euthanasia.
E. Serving as a member of the IACUC.
F. Monitoring principal investigators to ensure that all animal use activitiesn performed are consistent with approved protocols.
G. Making scheduled visits to the FHC animal facility and related animal use areas.