CPIA Eligibility

CPIA Eligibility Guidelines

Service as an IACUC member, an attending veterinarian, or as an institutional official does not, in itself, meet the primary eligibility requirements for performance of IACUC administrative functions. Interacting with an IACUC office on an occasional, or even routine basis (as is common with research staff/investigators who submit protocols or have their laboratory areas inspected, veterinary/animal care staff participating in facility inspections, or veterinarians conducting protocol consultation does not meet the requirements for relevant institutional IACUC experience for the CPIA certification program.

If these requirements are met, a candidate must then:

For further information, please contact PRIM&R by email at certification@primr.org or by telephone at 617.423.4112, ext. 0