Health & Science

Joyce Valencia Koomson at Tufts
July 28, 2017
The Midwest Circuits and Systems Symposium is expected to draw more than 500 engineers to the Medford/Somerville campus August 6-9

Tufts University is academic host and co-sponsor of the 2017 IEEE Midwest Circuits and Systems Symposium...

Right whales in the ocean
July 27, 2017 Large Image
Rosalind Rolland, V84, studies right whales, trying to bring them back from the brink of extinction

It was an ordinary day in 2007 when Rosalind Rolland, V84, a senior scientist at the New England Aquarium, got a call from USA Today ...

student holding a frame from a bee hive
July 25, 2017 Large Image
A Tufts doctoral student looks for clues into honey bee colony declines using hives on the Grafton campus

Rachael Bonoan and I approach nine honey bee hives on Cummings School’s Grafton campus, covered from head to toe in heavy bee suits. One bee after...

In Tufts University School of Medicine’s Teachers and High School Students program, high school students from Massachusetts get a peek at dental and medical school life. (Alonso Nichols/Tufts University)
July 24, 2017 Large Image
Pipeline program in its 28th year of connecting Massachusetts high school students to research experience, applied science, and faculty mentors

BOSTON (July 24, 2017)—Ready to learn about diabetes, asthma, halitosis, cancer disparities and more, 22 high school students from around...

July 17, 2017 Large Image
Long-running program introduces undergraduates from backgrounds underrepresented in medicine and science to biomedical research, mentors in the field

BOSTON (July 17, 2017)—Eighteen undergraduate students are visiting Tufts University’s Health Sciences campus for 10 weeks of scientific seminars...