Director’s Office

The Director’s Office is responsible for general leadership, direction, and administration of the Center. The specific functions include:

  • Leadership of research and infrastructure programs
  • Supervision of Animal Resources Divisions
  • Administration of financial operations
  • Insure compliance with the University of Washington, State of Washington, National Institutes of Health/ORIP – DPCPSI, and regulatory agencies
  • Preparation of grant and contract applications
  • Administration of Center and national review committees

The Director’s Office includes the following programs:

  • Research Administration
  • Business Operations and Services
  • Animal Resources
  • Scientific Divisions

Sally Thompson-Iritani, D.V.M., Ph.D., is the Center director (interim).

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