The Office of Animal Welfare is a department of the University of Washington providing support to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) as well as to university researchers and educators who use live vertebrate animals as part of their programs. Our contact list is provided below.
The OAW also offers drop in hours for protocol assistance on Mondays from 1-3pm and Wednesdays from 10am–12pm.
Main Office: Health Sciences Building. Call 206.685.7363 for room location.
SLU Office: Administrative Building C, Monday from 11:00-3:00 or by appointment. For room location or to schedule an appointment call 206.685.7363
Campus Mail: Box 357160
Fax Number: 206-616-5664
For general IACUC questions: 206-685-7363
For animal use training registration and questions contact: Jennifer Linton
Office of Animal Welfare Directory
Sally Thompson-Iritani, Director
Laurence Istvan, Assistant Director of Operations
Tena Petersen, Program Manager of Regulatory Affairs and Inter-institutional Collaboration
Sarah Starr, Administrative Coordinator
IACUC Site Visit Support
Tony Nguyen, Program Operations Specialist
Matt McPherson, Sensaphone Technician
Animal Use Training Program
Home Page: http://depts.washington.edu/auts
Jennifer Linton, Training Program Support Supervisor
Erika French, Scientific Instructor
Kathy Andrich, Scientific Instructor
Amy Lee, Scientific Instructor