Opinion: Hold Animal Use Committees Accountable for Their Failures – The Scientist (Lisa Jones-Engel | July 2022)
This discussion about animal welfare, animal ethics committees and the discharge public trust, is very much a rip in the frame of the approach in the United States. Nonetheless, it raises important questions for other jurisdictions. Are committees checking applications for bureaucratic compliance or are they genuinely discharging the public trust? We need a process to test this involves public input and oversight.