The School of Medicine has an outstanding and diverse group of affiliated clinical teaching sites. Our principal teaching hospital, Tufts Medical Center, is adjacent to our building. It is an exceptional 415-bed academic medical center that is home to both a full-service hospital for adults and the Floating Hospital for Children, the principal pediatric teaching hospital of the School of Medicine. We have five other major academic affiliates: Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Maine Medical Center, Newton Wellesley Hospital, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, South Shore Hospital, and many other highly-rated teaching affiliates (listed below). Our array of affiliates offers an outstanding opportunity for students to learn in diverse settings from rural communities to suburban locations and major urban areas.