Animal Contact (ACRQ) & SPLAAAF

EH&S and Occupational Medicine offer specific pre- and post-exposure services for faculty, staff, students and affiliates who have contact with animals in research and academics.

EOH provides hazard assessment and personal protective equipment support.

Occupational Medicine offers clinical laboratory tests, immunizations and medical clearances (animal allergens, rabies, tuberculosis, etc.).

Animal Contact Risk Questionnaire

Animal Contact Risk Questionnaire (ACRQ) is an onboarding and annual requirement for employees regularly working with animals.

  • Complete one-time Occupational Medicine Privacy and Consent and Authorization for Release of Occupational Health Records forms in MyUHS. (view instructions)
  • Complete the baseline or annual ACRQ.
  • Occupational Medicine will send a message to the employee and employer when questionnaire review is complete and contact if follow-up is necessary.

Service Personnel Limited Animal Area Access Form

Service Personnel Limited Animal Area Access Form (SPLAAAF) training is for employees who do not regularly work with animals.


General questions:

Phone: 608-265-5610