Kathryn Heivilin, CPIA, RBP
Senior IACUC Manager
UM Biosafety Officer
Animal per diem Rates
Please note that per diem rates cover general husbandry costs which include:
- A standard daily maintenance diet.
- Cage, equipment and facility washing and sanitizing.
- Bedding to meet the requirements of the type of animal.
- Enrichment devices.
- Animal care supplies used in the animal holding area (cleaning, disinfectants, etc.).
- Protective clothing, gloves and masks used by animal care personnel.