Merial Veterinary Scholars Program

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine had nine students present their research at the 2015 Merial-NIH National Veterinary Scholars Symposium hosted by the University of California at Davis.

What Fuels Ebola

As the deadly disease attacks West Africa, veterinarian and epidemiologist Jonathan Epstein, V02, MPH02, an expert in the virus, explains its origins and ecology and the best ways to fight its spread.

Potential Breakthrough on Liver Cancer

Cummings School faculty member, Arlin Rogers, a veterinarian with a Ph.D. in experimental pathology, finds that the hormone prolactin may help prevent the disease.

Bionic Skulls

Cummings School faculty member and veterinary orthopedist, Randy Boudrieau, borrows from human medicine to repair canine facial fractures.

Heal Thyself

Claire Sharp, veterinarian and researcher at Cummings School, shows that stem cell therapy holds promise for treating many incurable diseases in pets and people.

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University is extremely proud of the achievements and ongoing work of the faculty, staff and students performing research on our campus and internationally with investigators from other universities, teaching hospitals and industry. Our projects are producing advances that are improving the health of domestic and wild animals, people, the environment and the food we consume.