Notice of Animal Welfare Compliance

Mary Baldwin University’s compliance with the Public Health Service’s Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals is supervised by an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC). Concerns regarding the care and treatment of animals used in research or teaching at the College may be reported to any of the individuals listed below. Concerns may be reported anonymously. The IACUC guarantees that a reporting individual will be protected against reprisal in accordance with the Animal Welfare Act.





Maria Craig, Ph.D.
122 Pearce 887-7102
Louise Freeman, Ph.D.
Director, Shrew Colony, IACUC Member
112 Pearce 887-7326
William Olkowski, DVM
IACUC Member, Attending Veterinarian
Cedarcrest Animal Clinic, Fishersville 943-7577
MJ Epps, Ph.D.
IACUC Member
304 Pearce 887-7110
Ruth Chodrow, DVM*
IACUC Community Member
Brent Douglass
Director of Facilities Maintenance
IACUC Member
205 Physical Plant Building 887-7206

*Dr. Chodrow is not affiliated with the Institution or its animal care program. She is not paid by the Institution, nor does she provide substitute animal care. She is a practicing home-care veterinarian and has taught animal welfare courses at James Madison University.