The Research Regulatory Oversight Office (R2O2)
is the P&R component level oversight office for the authorities and responsibilities under Department of Defense Instruction 3216.01, “Use of Animals in DoD Programs”. The R2O2 manages animal care and use review and oversight processes for research conducted and supported by the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
and the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
, both of which are accredited by AAALAC
as is required for all DoD institutions housing animals for Research, Development, Testing and Evaluation or training.
Click the links below for current information on research with animals. Regulations Policy Guidelines Additional Information for DoD-Supported Research