Health & Science

a workplace training
July 26, 2018
A new study finds that participants in a two-and-a-half day program retained benefits six months later

The concept of workplace wellness programs is relatively straightforward: healthy employees are productive employees. While these programs...

A group of medical students in the Maine Track MD program lean around models on a table, and a professor, in a simulation clinic
July 25, 2018 Large Image
MMC and Tufts will also expand the Maine Track program to further increase the number of students training in Maine

BOSTON and PORTLAND, Maine (July 25, 2018)—Tufts University School of Medicine and Maine Medical Center (MMC) have signed a 10-year agreement that...

graphic with binary digits and chart lines
July 25, 2018 Large Image
The degree offered by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is designed for both full-time students and working professionals

A new master’s degree program coming next fall reflects the university’s increasing focus on preparing students for rapidly growing career...

Muhammad Faizan and computer scientist Jivko Sinapov looking at a square robot
July 24, 2018 Large Image
From robots to bee pollen, Summer Scholars are learning the value of research firsthand with Tufts faculty

The robot’s name is R2-D2, and while it doesn’t look like the famous Star Wars droid, it may someday be just as resourceful and...

Light actuated deflection
July 23, 2018 Large Image
Elastomeric composites can flex, grip, release, or rotate when exposed to lasers, diffuse light or sunlight

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (July 23, 2018)—Researchers at Tufts University School of Engineering have developed magnetic elastomeric composites...