Tufts in the News

Publication date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Reuters
TUSM researcher Joseph Wax comments on a study that found epidurals do not necessarily prolong labor, as previously believed.
Publication date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Newshour, BBC World News
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.
Publication date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Boston Globe
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.
Publication date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
STAT News
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.
Publication date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Public Radio International
Rockford Weitz, director of The Fletcher School's Maritime Studies Program, is quoted in this article on the cost efficiency of container shipping, versus other modes of transportation.
Publication date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Foreign Policy
The Fletcher School's Joel Trachtman explains why President Donald Trump does not have unilateral authority to withdraw the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Publication date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Reader's Digest
Friedman's Dariush Mozaffarian was a part of a study that found a correlation between Omega 6 consumption and a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Publication date: Monday, October 16, 2017
WBUR-FM
The African American Freedom Trail Project at Tufts University, the product of a collaboration between the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy and the Tufts Data Lab, is featured in this article.
Publication date: Friday, October 13, 2017
Kaiser Health News
Tufts economist Melissa McInerney co-authored a study that found seniors receiving Social Security benefits spent on average more than a third of it on out-of-pocket medical expenses in 2014.
Publication date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Time
Dean of The Fletcher School James Stavridis writes about the relationship between President Donald Trump and senior military officers.

Pages