Health Sciences Administration

Office of Animal Welfare


September 22, 2014

OAW Protocol Assistance Workshop

Are you struggling with writing a new protocol, renewal, or a complicated significant change? Do you have some lingering questions and/or would like some assistance in completing your items for review by the IACUC? Well the Scientific Liaisons at the Office of Animal Welfare are hosting a Protocol Assistance Workshop to help you prepare your…


June 23, 2014

EH&S, HSAS&F, and OAW Host Open House

Three Health Sciences Administration units collaborated to co-host an Open House on Friday, 6/20 in the T-wing of the Magnuson Health Sciences Building. Directors and personnel from the Office of Animal Welfare, Health Sciences Academic Services & Facilities, and Environmental Health & Safety created an invitational and educational atmosphere for the visitors to enjoy. Subject…


September 27, 2013

Animal Research and Care Facility New FAQ

A recent update was made to the Animal Research and Care Facility (ARCF) page. The new page includes a section of frequently asked questions about the initiative. Follow the link below to learn more about the ARCF initiative and to read the latest FAQ. Animal Research And Care Facility (ARCF) Frequently Asked Questions Update


July 19, 2013

New OAW Director Announced

Dr. Sally Thompson-Iritani newly announced director ofthe University of Washington’s Office of Animal Welfare July 19, 2013 Dear UW Animal Care and Research Community, After a nationwide search involving an extremely qualified group of candidates, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Sally Thompson-Iritani will be the new Director of the University of Washington (UW)…


July 11, 2013

OAW Director Search Candidate Seminars

The two finalist candidates for the Office of Animal Welfare Director will be on the UW Seattle Campus July 8 – 11. You are invited to attend the candidates’ seminars: Sally Thompson-Iritani, Ph.D. Monday, July 8, 1:00pm-2:00pm Health Sciences Building D-209 Turner Auditorium Gene Hines, Ph.D. Tuesday, July 9, 1:30pm-2:30pm William H. Foege Building S-060…


May 23, 2013

Office of Animal Welfare Changes

Nona Phillips, Director Office of Animal Welfare, holding a plaque recognizing her years of service, with Dave Anderson, Executive Director of Health Sciences Administration At their May 15 meeting, the Health Sciences Directors and Dave Anderson, HSA Executive Director, recognized Nona Phillips for her excellent service to the University of Washington. As Director of the…