Virginia Tech's Animal Resources provides high-quality laboratory animal housing and care in centrally managed animal facilities to ensure that scientists have the resources necessary to achieve their research goals. Services provided include: animal ordering; animal receiving, shipping, and importation; daily animal husbandry/care; technical assistance; training for scientific staff; and quarterly rodent health monitoring.

Staff Contacts

Charles Nwaihesie
Facility Manager, Life Sciences 1 and Integrated Life Sciences Building
540-231-9095
nwaihesi@vt.edu

Rob Woods
Acting Vivarium Manager, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute
540-526-2228
gwoods@vt.edu

Erin Kinder
Business Operations Specialist
540-231-5132
ekinder@vt.edu