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  • a highway going through a downtown area with heavy smog

    Invisible particles in the air are responsible for three of the top ten causes of ill health and death worldwide, warns a new book

  • Tufts alum Dawn Gross

    Tufts alum Dawn Gross on why hard conversations about life and death are so important to have right now.

  • Bree Aldridge and her team

    Bree Aldridge is no traditional microbiologist—she’s a bioengineer by training, with talents for intense computational modeling and mathematics that have already helped her break at least one new paradigm in the TB field. And now, with an interdisciplinary team of engineers-turned-biologists, and biologists newly trained in heavy computation, she has joined the vanguard in a new era of tuberculosis research, where her contributions could revolutionize how this deadly disease is understood and treated.

  • Diana Bartenstein, M18, working with women at BHCHP

    How a program launched by a Tufts student encourages women experiencing homelessness to remember self-care.

  • Illustration of baby's head and smartphone

    A new app seeks to aid a growing number of drug-exposed newborns

  • A generous donor teams up with Tufts to support research and teaching through the Professorship Partnership Challenge.

  • illustration of symbol of medicine by Chris Gash

    Tufts-affiliated doctors are involved in a new model of medical-care delivery.

  • Woman at podium wearing graduation cap

    The 2018 School of Medicine graduates are ready to tackle health-care challenges

  • Students from Tufts University School of Medicine

    School of Medicine students evaluate programs and policies to combat HIV in Namibia