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CUMMINGS SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE AT TUFTS UNIVERSITY

Healing Animals. Helping Humans. Transforming Global Health.

About Cummings School

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University is the only veterinary school in New England. Our progressive academic programs, high-quality clinical care services, and original research has brought Tufts University national and worldwide acclaim.   We offer a four-year professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree programthree combined DVM/Masters of Science degree programs, and four stand-alone graduate programs. Furthermore, our distinctive One Health programs focused on infectious disease research, comparative oncology, international medicine, wildlife, conservation medicine and human-animal interactions – help us educate a new breed of One Health graduates.

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Motherhood and Veterinary School

Cummings School researchers find that women who are pregnant, raising children, or considering parenthood at U.S. veterinary training institutions may lack adequate support

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Cheryl London Appointed to Named Professorship

Cummings School researcher focuses on comparative oncology and improving cancer treatment in both pets and people

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A Revolution in Grafton

Over 40 years, Cummings School has built itself into an international leader in veterinary education, expert clinical care, and interdisciplinary research.

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Helping Women in Recovery

Creating better animal models may help pregnant women—and support children exposed to opioids in utero.

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A Step in the Fight Against a Deadly Parasite

Scientists at Tufts devise a method to store the Cryptosporidium parasite, aiding vaccine research efforts

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The Cure for the Common Desk Lunch

Tufts Paws for People’s Walk With Me program is giving the Grafton campus community a reason to gather for some weekly group exercise (it’s coming to Tufts Medical Center soon, too).

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Stepping Up

As the Cummings School dean becomes Tufts’ provost ad interim, an interim dean is announced

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Animal Instinct

Can we capitalize on kids’ affinity for animals to foster diversity in veterinary medicine and other STEM fields?

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Investigating Our Relationships with Animals

From the beginning, Cummings School has asked students and society to consider how animals improve our lives—and what we owe them in return.

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Anne Engen and Dusty Professorship

Through the Professorship Partnership Challenge, generous donors help Tufts attract world-class talent.

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Cummings Veterinary Medical Center
at Tufts University

Comprised of our seven academic teaching hospitals and clinics Cummings Veterinary Medical Center offers our patients an opportunity to receive high-caliber, advanced and specialty veterinary care while providing our students a rich clinical learning environment.

Cummings Veterinary Medical Center specialists pair expertise with a human touch. The only academic center in New England, our faculty, students and staff translate cutting-edge science into advanced veterinary care that goes beyond healing the patient to embracing and tending to the entire family.