Health & Science

Ziggy Star being prepared for surgery.
December 27, 2017 Large Image
Ziggy Star the fur seal back home at Mystic Aquarium, recovering from surgery at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

GRAFTON, Mass. (December 27, 2017)— A neurosurgical team at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has successfully performed...

woman with teddy bear
December 26, 2017 Large Image
A specific protein mediating dysregulation of brain’s HPA axis can induce disorder in some cases

BOSTON (Dec. 26, 2017)—Postpartum depression strikes nearly one in five new mothers, who may experience anxiety, severe fatigue, inability to bond...

Tufts University School of Medicine opens new gross anatomy lab, introducing a modern, enlarged space for students to learn essential anatomical training.
December 18, 2017 Large Image

BOSTON (Dec. 18, 2017)—Last week, Tufts University School of Medicine cut the ribbon on its new gross anatomy lab, introducing a modern, enlarged...

new anatomy lab space
December 14, 2017 Large Image
Light-filled, state-of-the-art Michael Jaharis Jr., M87P, H15 Anatomy Laboratory is dedicated at the School of Medicine

Things just got a lot brighter for Tufts medical students. No longer will they have to practice dissection in a windowless, cramped basement:...

Douglas Marchant
December 13, 2017
The Tufts School of Medicine professor emeritus established one of the first breast-health centers in the country

Douglas Jeffery Marchant, A47, M51, who forever changed the medical world’s approach to women with breast disease, died on October 9 at the age of...

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