Animal Allergens

Laboratory animal allergy is an occupationally acquired condition affecting one third of laboratory animal personnel. Symptoms may include runny nose, sneezing, asthma and hives. Occupational medicine offers services to minimize animal allergy exposure for employees.

Services

  • Occupational Medicine evaluates symptoms, assists in interventions, and monitors employee health.
  • EOH assesses allergen exposures in the workplace and consults on hazard controls.

Policy & Guidance

Resources

Contact

Appointments
eoh@fpm.wisc.edu
Phone: 608-890-1992

Symptom evaluation appointments
MyUHS
Phone: 608-265-5610