CCAC Assessment Panel Member - A Crucial Role

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arrowWhat is the purpose of the CCAC Assessment and Certification Program of the CCAC?
arrowWhat is the composition of assessment panels?
arrowHow are panel members chosen?
arrowWhat is the role of an assessment panel?
arrowCan information related to assessments be discussed/divulged publicly?
arrowWhat is the CCAC Assessment and Certification Committee?
arrowDo assessment panels act as independent units in assessing institutions?
arrowAre individual panel members directly responsible for the assessments they carry out?
arrowWhat is the broad mandate of assessment panel members?
arrowAre the duties of panel members limited to attending the assessment visit itself?
arrowWhat principles are CCAC assessments based on?
arrowWhere can these documents be found and what resources are available to help assessment panel members prepare
for assessments?
arrowWhat are the specific tasks of panel members during the assessment visit?
arrowWhat can panel members expect to find during site visits of animal facilities?
arrowWhat are the specific tasks of panel members after the visit?

The credibility and professionalism of the CCAC Assessment and Certification Program are dependent upon the performance of its assessment panels. The CCAC is deeply appreciative of its panels’ contribution of time and effort in helping to fulfil the mandate of the CCAC.

CCAC policy statement on: assessment panel