Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, April 9, 2018
New York Times
TUSM psychiatrist Ronald Pies' Letter to the Editor about an article on long-term use of antidepressants and withdrawing from them
Publication date: Friday, April 6, 2018
National Public Radio
Fletcher Dean James Stravridis talks with NPR’s Morning Edition about the ongoing communication issues between military leaders at the Pentagon and the White House administration.
Publication date: Thursday, April 5, 2018
TUSM’s Ekaterina Heldwein comments on a recent study of the molecular structure of the herpes virus and its impact on future investigations
Publication date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
New York Times
HNRCA’s Alice Lichtenstein is quoted in this article examining the popularity of dietary supplements for the elderly, and whether the supplements are effective.
Publication date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Los Angeles Times
CIRCLE Director Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg comments on the potential impact of young, millennial voters and the impact of the Parkland, Florida school shooting survivors' activism on their peers.
Publication date: Monday, April 2, 2018
MSNBC's Morning Joe
Fletcher's Daniel Drezner explains the motivations of the Sinclair Broadcast Group, accused of providing anchors with scripts depicting President Donald Trump in a favorable light.
Publication date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
CSDD’s Mary Jo Lamberti discusses ways to speed up the process of establishing clinical trials in order to more quickly bring new treatments to the public.
Publication date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Washington Post
Andrew Kemp, assistant professor of earth and ocean sciences, is quoted in this article addressing an increase in high-tide flooding due to rising sea-levels.
Publication date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
PBS NewsHour
TUSM’s Helen Boucher is quoted in this interview about antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Publication date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
The Conversation
Fletcher’s Bhaskar Chakravorti delves into Facebook’s recent massive breach of data and digital trust among its users, and the particular vulnerability of developing countries, which are more trusting of the internet.