Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Scientific American
Friedman’s Elena Naumova comments on a new study that connects the rise of drug-resistant bacteria to our warming of our environment due to climate change.
Publication date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Second-year dental students and Army veterans Keith Nguyen and Brent Mullen organized a fifty-person university team for a marathon-length charity march that benefited military families.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Boston Globe
A profile of Cummings School researcher Cheryl London delves into her experimental therapy to treat sarcoma in dogs and its possible translation to treating humans.
Publication date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Boston Globe
The Friedman School’s Christina Economos is quoted on ways to improve children’s eating habits, which are influenced by a wide range of factors that can lead to poor nutrition.
Publication date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Huffington Post
Fletcher’s Kelly Sims Gallagher is quoted about the White House’s elimination of the NASA carbon monitoring program.
Publication date: Thursday, May 10, 2018
NBC Boston
Cummings School’s Sam Telford comments on an FDA-approved Lyme disease vaccine called LYMErix that was taken off the market by the manufacturer. Telford was one of the two researchers who developed the drug in the 1990s.
Publication date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
NPR's All Things Considered
TUSM clinical professor Jonathan Davis is quoted in this piece exploring the long-term effects on babies born with neonatal abstinence syndrome due to opioid use by mothers during pregnancy.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
The Conversation
Professor of the Practice and Director of the Feinstein International Center Gregory Gottlieb reflects on the 10 year anniversary of Cyclone Nargis, which devastated areas of Myanmar, and how the Myanmar government’s reluctance to work with international partners and relief organizations could put its people at future risk.
Publication date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Washington Post
Fletcher Dean James Stavridis is quoted in this article on Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr., who is expected to be nominated as the U.S. ambassador to South Korea and become a key player in the Trump administration’s diplomatic relations with North Korea.
Publication date: Monday, April 30, 2018
Washington Post
Cummings School Professor Emeritus Nicholas Dodman comments in this article examining the practice of medicating pets for mental health issues and whether pets need such drugs.