Veterinary Science Technology

Veterinary Science Technology

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

SUNY Delhi is strongly committed to the humane care and ethical use of animals in research, testing, and teaching. The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is a federally-mandated committee dedicated to ensuring a high-quality animal care program and compliance with regulatory standards on our campus.

All research, teaching and testing projects conducted by faculty, staff or students involving animals at SUNY Delhi must be reviewed and approved by the IACUC prior to starting.

IACUC Members as of January 2018

  • Michael Laliberte, President, Institutional Official (IO)
  • Jessica Schiavo, MLAS, RLATG, LVT Assistant Professor of Veterinary Science Technology (Committee Chair)
  • Erica McKee, LVT, Facility Manager (Administrator/Secretary)
  • Barrett Meckel, DVM, Dean of School of Veterinary and Applied Sciences, Professor (Attending Veterinarian)
  • Andrea Balcom, DVM, Assistant Professor (Alternate Attending Veterinarian)
  • Marje Trelease (Nonaffiliated Member)
  • Kristin Janke-Schneider (Alternate Nonaffililated Member)
  • Lauren Sloane, PhD, Program Director of Math and Sciences, Professor (Scientist)
  • William Sherman, LVT, Farm Manager
  • Karen Teitelbaum, Instructional Support Specialist, Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Lisa Heimbauer, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology 
  • Donna Wood, Office Assistant 1, Facilities