About Pain and Distress Categories
Designation of pain and distress categories for animal use protocols will change with
the introduction of a new submission form, which is currently under development. For
assistance, please consult the available guide to translation between current UT categories and the USDA system now adopted.
Randall J. Nelson, Ph.D.
Professor and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research
Office of Research
910 Madison, Suite 650
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-3533
Fax: (901) 448-5222