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Controlled substances are specific materials regulated by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and are used for research and instructional purposes at the university. These substances and their possession are regulated to ensure safety and prevent the potential for abuse.

Controlled Substances Use

The use of controlled substances must be approved by the EH&S Controlled Substances Compliance Office. If you intend to use controlled substances for research or clinical activities, please refer to the Controlled Substances Compliance presentation below. Submit the required forms to the Controlled Substances Compliance Office for review and approval.

For more information about the EH&S Controlled Substances Program, or to request an inspection of your facility for controlled substances use/storage, please contact the Lab Safety Office at 305-348-2621 or ehs@fiu.edu, SUBJECT: Controlled Substances Compliance.