Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Mission Statement: The mission of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee is to protect the welfare of animals used in research and teaching at Bowling Green State University while facilitating the conduct of research and teaching using animals within all existing laws and regulations be they at the Institutional, local, state or federal level.

The Public Health Service Assurance that the University has agreed to uphold outlines all relevant aspects of the Animal Care and Use Program at BGSU.

BGSU is committed to excellence in the care and use of animals in research and teaching.

Helpful Information

IRBNet Guidance

Who can I contact if I have a question about the use of animals in research?

Jari Willing, Ph.D


Susan Orosz, Ph.D.

DVM, Dipl. ABVP (Avian), Dipl. ECZM (Avian)
Attending Veterinarian

Jenifer Baranski

University Animal Facility Director, IACUC Administrator

If you wish to contact Dr. Orosz you can email her anytime at or call her clinic Monday-Friday between 9AM-5PM at 419-843-3137.  All emails and phone call will be returned between 12PM-1PM Monday-Friday.

Updated: 05/03/2024 01:58PM