iRIS ARC Module Resources
Mouse Basics
  • Mouse Basics Video- Training module for basic handling techniques of mice and housing area expectations, including biosecurity.
  • Training Quiz 
Attending Veterinarian Info Sessions
  • Acquisition and Disposition- Policies and expectations regarding obtaining, selling, and transferring animals
  • Recordkeeping- The ins and outs of the different types of records used to track animals and their health over time
  • Emergency Operations Plan Workshop- Coming soon!
Personalized Hands On Training
  • One-on-one or group training is provided upon request at no charge. Common topics include basic rodent handling, aseptic technique, euthanasia techniques, and procedure training. Assistance is also available for protocol specific techniques or piloting new experimental techniques. Contact Dr. Sargent ( to schedule "in person" training sessions.