Contact Information

UT MD Anderson Cancer Center is dedicated to achieving excellence in cancer research. We are equally dedicated to the humane care and treatment of all animals used in research activities. To assist us in maintaining the highest possible standards, we are accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC International) and comply with Public Law 89-544 (The Animal Welfare Act) and all its amendments.

If you, as an employee or visitor, have concerns or questions about the humane care, treatment and welfare of any animal at this facility, please notify the designated personnel or any other supervisory personnel you feel appropriate. We will be glad to discuss any concerns with you confidentially. This concern also may be expressed anonymously to the Office of Research Administration, 713-792-3672, if you prefer, and the matter will be investigated.


Compliance & Rodent Clinical Care
North Campus Animal Resources

NC Animal Care Main Office, 713-795-5187

South Campus Animal Resources

SC Animal Care Main Office, 713-792-1983

Experimental Surgery & Imaging Support
Veterinary Pathology
Facilities & Materials Management


Veterinary Residency and Educational Programs

DVMS Director of Education, 713-792-1983

Mailing Address

Department of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 63
Houston, TX 77030

Main Office Phone


713-794-4546 fax

Important Information

Animal Welfare Act

Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals ("The Guide")

Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)
PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals