Department of Comparative Medicine

UW Animal Operations (AOps)

  • What is AOps?
    • AOps is a web-based animal management system fully integrated with IACUC (HoverBoard) that provides barcoded census collection, streamlined animal ordering through integration with your IACUC protocols and budgets, electronic invoicing and service tracking, and electronic requests for animal imports/exports, cage transfers, budget transfers, and equipment rental.
  • System Objectives:
    • Increases efficiency and effectiveness of DCM business processes
    • Reduces administrative burden placed on DCM, OAW, IACUC, and researchers
    • Reduces compliance risk through improved monitoring and reporting tools
    • Improves ability to manage facility inspections and audits
  • System Support:
    • Phone: Coming Soon
    • Email:¬†AOpsHelp@uw.edu