AWA Regulations and Standards - Minimum three members
PHS Policy- Minimum five members
Minimum requirements for ACC membership
One Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with expertise in laboratory animal medicine and has direct or delegated responsibility for program authority and responsibilities for activities involving animals at the institution
One practicing scientist with experience in research involving animals.
One nonscientific member
One unaffiliated member
Composition of UIC ACC
Seven scientific members and one graduate student member in the basic sciences with expertise in a broad range of biomedical fields including endocrinology, cardiology, cell biology, reproduction physiology , neurobiology, pharmacology and psychology.
Two veterinarians - both are diplomats of the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine