Winter 2018

For Each Student, a Stethoscope

Thanks to a new program, the Class of 2021 received gifts from the heart.

It’s one of the most enduring symbols of modern medicine: the stethoscope. Thanks to >>

Teaching the Great Diseases

A Bingham Trust grant will boost the Tufts-designed STEM curriculum.

Making complex biological and medical concepts accessible and compelling to young people is a >>

Life and Death

Lessons from writer and surgeon Atul Gawande.

How can doctors help their patients better prepare for end of life? It’s a >>

Maine Attraction

One of the first Maine Track graduates shares why she’s committed to rural care.

It seems like just yesterday that my class of 32—the first class to graduate >>

Healing Insights

Vicki P. Losick, SK08, is studying the role of polyploidy in wound repair.

It has long been thought that healing happens primarily through cell division. Vicki P. >>

Why I Give

Jessica Bennett Shah, M10, MG10, is a member of the Dean's Inner Circle.

A PEOPLE PERSON Shah, a pediatrician at Tufts Medical Center, grew up in the tiny >>

Top Stories

125 Years and Counting

Celebrating just some of the discoveries, pioneers, and innovations at the heart of our school.

Leading the Charge

How Dr. H. Jack Geiger and Tufts created the country’s first community health centers—and launched a movement.

Making Transplants a Reality

Robert S. Schwartz figured out how to prevent organ rejection.

Editor's Picks

To Fear or Not to Fear

Tufts researchers find an underlying neurological mechanism for mediating fear response.

Maine Attraction

One of the first Maine Track graduates shares why she’s committed to rural care.

An Eye to the Future

New Sackler School dean Daniel Jay strives to train graduates for a range of biomedical careers.

Teaching the Great Diseases

A Bingham Trust grant will boost the Tufts-designed STEM curriculum.