To Request the use of a Rodent Anesthesia Machine:

For Central Animal Facility and Combs: Contact Glenn Florence, DLAR Research Analyst at gflor0@.uky.edu or 257-1026.

If this is the first time that you have used an anesthetic machine, you will be sent an “Anesthetic Machine Use Requisition” Template. Please fill the yellow highlighted sections and send back.

To reserve a procedure room, you will then need to Contact Peggy Hanks-Pena, Supervisor at ppena2@uky.edu or 323-6015 to receive permission to access the procedure room schedule calendar via Microsoft Outlook on the University’s server. Once you have this access, you may schedule the use of the procedure rooms in CAF and Combs. The procedure room and anesthetic machines must be reserved separately.

After the initial set-up, email Glenn Florence with:

Date, Time, & Room Needed

Account and Protocol Number

Name of the PI

Any special equipment needed (four-station machine, extra boxes or nose cone etc)

 

For BBSRB, Biopharm, and MDS: Contact Jason Oakes, DLAR Research Analyst at jboake2@uky.edu or 323-6586.

If this is the first time that you have used an anesthetic machine, you will be sent an “Anesthetic Machine Use Requisition” Template. Please fill the yellow highlighted sections and send back.

To reserve procedure rooms in BBSRB and MDS, sign up on the schedules on the doors of the procedure rooms. To reserve a procedure room at Biopharm, Contact Cheryl Carmichael, supervisor, at cspina@uky.edu, or 323-6010. The procedure room and anesthetic machines must be reserved separately.

After the initial set-up, email Jason Oakes with:

Date, Time, & Room Needed

Account and Protocol Number

Name of the PI

Any special equipment needed (four-station machine, extra boxes or nose cone etc)

*Important Notes*

·         It is the user’s responsibility to reserve a procedure room.

·         Please give as much notice as possible. At a minimum, 24 hours’ notice is requested.

·         Do NOT use alcohol on the induction chambers. This caused them to crack and become unusable.

If you have any questions or problems, please contact either DLAR Research Analyst above. If unable to contact either research analyst contact:

·         Wade Washington           Phone: 323-5829              Email: washing@uky.edu

·         Hollie van Rooyen            Phone: 323-6225              Email: hollie.vanrooyen@uky.edu