Veterinarians in the Laboratory Animal Medicine Program are clinical faculty in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine and are assigned to the University Laboratory Animal Resources (ULAR). Each are Diplomates of the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM). They are dedicated to providing the University’s research community with the highest quality animal resource to support their research. They promote and assure humane care and use of animals through compliance with the Animal Welfare Act, the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, AAALAC International, and University policies. The services that they provide includes veterinary health and surgical care, technical services, training, and expertise in laboratory animal technology and medicine. They also serve as liaisons between the researcher and the institution and regulatory and accrediting organizations.