In Observance of a U.S. Holiday Agilent Cross Lab/ iLab Operations Software Support Help Desk will be closed during U.S. hours on Wednesday June 19th, 2024. We will resume regular U.S. support hours on Thursday June 20th, 2024. EU and APAC Support will remain open during this time. For urgent matters, please add "Urgent" to the ticket/ email subject or press "1", when prompted, to escalate a call on the iLab Support phone and we will prioritize those requests first.

Animal Resources Core (ARC)

ARC, the vivarium space for the Abigail Wexner Research Institute (AWRI), facilitates preclinical research by providing high-quality, ethical and compliant animal husbandry, veterinary care and technical support. It is accredited by the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) International, is registered as a research facility under the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) with the USDA and has an assurance on file with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW). The ARC wellness and safety committees ensure the health of the ARC faculty, staff and animals.    Details about Core Resources

Contacts for help with iLabs scheduling

Dr. Laurie Goodchild | Animal Resources Core Director | p 614-355-3561 | c 614-403-8353


Terri Shaffer | Preclinical Imaging and Behavior Core Manager | p 614-355-0430 | c 614-620-0651


Anna Ashbrook | Preclinical Imaging and Behavior Core Technologist | p 614-355-2822


Jennifer Hess | Husbandry Manager | p 614-355-3552


Caitlin Haller | Husbandry Supervisor


Erin Grove | Rodent Veterinary Technical Supervisor


Ashley Artrip | Large Animal Veterinary Technical Supervisor



Please keep all animal work within 6am-6pm Monday-Sunday



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