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Tufts University School of Medicine

Paul Leavis

Clinical Associate Professor of School of Dental Medicine
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Programs: Biomedical Sciences, Physician Assistant

Paul Leavis

Clinical Associate Professor of School of Dental Medicine
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Programs: Biomedical Sciences, Physician Assistant

Phone ​617-636-2741

Biography

​Dr. Leavis is Associate Professor of physiology at Tufts' medical, dental, and veterinary schools and at the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. He teaches courses in physiology and exercise physiology. His research interests include the biochemistry of muscle contraction and its regulation and he has published numerous articles on this topic. Dr. Leavis is a member of the Basic Science Council of the American Heart Association, the Biophysical Society, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.