Tufts in the News

Oct 18, 2017
Epidurals may not make labor last longer
TUSM researcher Joseph Wax comments on a study that found epidurals do not necessarily prolong labor, as previously believed.
Oct 18, 2017
Chinese Party Congress Opens With Epic Speech
James Stavridis, dean of The Fletcher School, appears on BBC Newshour to comment on the controversy surrounding President Donald Trump's approach to comforting bereaved Gold Star families.
Oct 18, 2017
Robert Frank’s work pops up at Tufts
Due in part to the support of alumnus Steve Tisch and the Steve Tisch Foundation, Tufts will host an exhibit of photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank's work, from October 6 to November 5.
Oct 17, 2017
After losing a son to opioids, an oral surgeon fights to change how his profession deals with addiction
TUSDM's Ronald Kulich is quoted in this article on how dentists are considering the impact of pain treatment and substance abuse on their patients.

Ask the Expert

Lisa Freeman, J86, V91, N96, head of the veterinary nutrition service at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, fills us in
Alicia Romano, N10, a registered dietitian at the Frances Stern Nutrition Center at Tufts Medical Center, explains

In Brief

Researchers across the university who focus on healthy and active aging present at annual event November 2
HNRCA community series aims to keep older adults healthy enough to live at home


The Tufts women's volleyball team came from behind in the third set to defeat Rochester Institute of Technology on Friday evening.

The Tufts golf team enjoyed a good day on Sunday at the Bill Detrick Invitational hosted by Trinity College.