Office of Regulatory Affairs

-- assisting the MSU community in understanding & complying with the laws, regulations & standards for research, teaching, and other University activities.

New Attending Vet at ULAR - Claire Hankerson, DVM, MS

September 6, 2014

F. Claire Hankenson was successfully recruited as MSU's permanent Attending Veterinarian.  Dr. Hankenson was previously the Senior Associate Director of University Laboaratory Animal Resources (ULAR) and Associate Professor of Laboratory Animal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Dr. Hankenson has a long-term interest in "refinement in the care and use of animals in biomedical research. In particular...the refinement of diagnositics and phenotyping for [rodents]." 

Saba Training System Workshops

October 2014

The Office of Regulatory Affairs in association with Environmental Health & Safety and Animal Care Program are offering several workshops (both in-person and online sessions) for new users of Saba training system. Sign-up for future Saba Learning Management System workshops HERE

CITI Programs - New Modules

August 2014
Nine new modules are available to supplement the Human Subjects Research (HRS) series. They focus on protecting the rights of specific types of subjects.  More...

You can now view your CITI Program course transcripts when you log into our You must use your email address in your CITI Programs profile.  Updates from are on Fridays at 9:00 am.

Departments or Colleges seeking to verify their students or post-doc CITI Program training (e.g. animal care, human subjects, responsible conduct of research) are welcome to contact us for access to those transcripts.