Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Cummings School’s Deborah Linder is quoted in this overview of a study that surveyed whether nursing homes that allowed pets to visit residents had policies to protect both the residents and the animals.
Publication date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Scientific American
Cummings School euroendocrinologist Robert Bridges is quoted regarding the impact of new research on how mammals change their behavior upon becoming parents.
Publication date: Monday, April 9, 2018
The Conversation
Following President Donald Trump’s announcement of his plan to send National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, Fletcher Ph.D. student Frances Tilney Burke summarizes the history of the National Guard.
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
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: 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: 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.