Laboratory Animal Medical Services

Welcome to University of Cincinnati Laboratory Animal Medical Services

LAMS Overview:

Laboratory Animal Medical Services (LAMS) is responsible for husbandry and veterinary care of all vertebrate animals on the University of Cincinnati (UC) campus. LAMS is committed to providing high-quality animals and services to meet the needs of the researchers. In addition, LAMS is responsible for assisting researchers in model development, animal usage, humane animal treatment, and compliance with University policies and procedures and governmental regulations.

LAMS is accredited by the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation for Laboratory Animal Care, International (AAALAC). LAMS is also licensed through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspections services (APHIS) and meets Public Health Services (PHS) standards and regulations.

Value Statement:

We work as a team to provide compassionate animal care, facilitate research, innovation and education while learning and evolving.

Vision Statement:

Our vision is to provide the most professional and highest quality animal care in support of the research community at the University of Cincinnati.

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide the highest quality animal care program in a humane and compassionate manner. We strive to support scientific advancement and teaching while maintaining full compliance.

Contact Us

Mail Location:  0571

231 Albert Sabin Way
MSB R003
P.O. Box 670571
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0571


Emergency Contacts: 

Supervisor On Call 

Vet On Call

Vet Tech On Call