News Releases

September 11, 2017
Eight-item checklist may help doctors identify guidelines that can be used in the clinic

BOSTON (Sept. 11, 2017, 5:00 p.m. ET)—A team of researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine and colleagues have developed a new tool, G-...

Small increases in physical activity reduce immobility, disability risks in older adults
September 11, 2017
Older adults who add 48 minutes of moderate physical activity per week can lower their chances for major mobility disability

BOSTON (Sept. 11, 2017)—Adding 48 minutes of moderate exercise per week is associated with improvements in overall physical functioning and...

Greentown Labs
September 7, 2017
Working together to find innovative solutions that promote environmental sustainability

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 7, 2017) – Tufts University has entered into an agreement with Somerville's Greentown Labs, the nation’s largest...

Community Day
September 6, 2017
Annual festival celebrates university's relationship with Medford, Somerville communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (Sept. 6, 2017) – Tufts University, in cooperation with the cities of Medford and Somerville, will host the 15th annual...

Richard M. Vogel
August 31, 2017
Richard M. Vogel recognized for contributions in research and statistical analysis that address environmental hazards and problems plaguing water resource industry

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 31, 2017) -- Richard M. Vogel, professor emeritus and research professor of civil and environmental engineering at...

Members of the Class of 2021 attend the matriculation ceremony
August 30, 2017

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (August 30, 2017) – The Tufts University Class of 2021 ranks among the most accomplished and diverse in university...

Image of top of soda can
August 29, 2017

NEW YORK and BOSTON (Aug. 29, 2017)—Federal, state, and local governments each have a role to play in protecting health. Federal and state...

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