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COVID-19 Guidance: Guidance and operational updates for Cummings School and its veterinary teaching hospitals
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Cummings School Giving Tuesday 2021
Adding momentum to Tufts’ participation in Giving Tuesday, the global day of philanthropy coming up on November 30, this year 80 challenges will be offered to inspire donors to participate and make a profound impact on top priorities.
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Healing Animals. Helping Humans. Transforming Global Health.
"After this experience, I've fallen in love with academia and doing research."
— Ananya Mahalingam-Dhingra,
DVM Class 2022 about her work with Professor Melissa Mazan on a clinical study of a novel therapy for equine asthma
"I came away from the program with a much deeper understanding of the different paths my career could take and with a greater degree of self-confidence."
—Arielle Potter,
2019 graduate of the M.S. in Infectious Disease and Global Health Program and medical technologist on Quest Diagnostics’ COVID-19 team
Dr. Raymond K Kudej, Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences, draws on the window of a lounge as he leads rounds at the foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Healing Animals
How a Dog with a Giant Tongue Was Saved by a Veterinary Surgeon
Cummings School professor Raymond Kudej’s research into brachycephalic breeds prepared him to perform what might be the first tongue-reduction surgery of its kind on a dog
Changing the Face of Veterinary Medicine
Engaging Scholars
Changing the Face of Veterinary Medicine
While a veterinary student, India Napier, V20, launched a program that introduces veterinary-related topics to elementary-aged children in Worcester, many of them from diverse and immigrant families.
Testing a New Addiction Therapy
Helping Humans
Testing a New Addiction Therapy
The vast majority of patients being treated for opioid-use disorder relapse and take the drugs again at least once. Assistant Professor Fair Vassoler is studying a new way to potentially curb the opioid cravings that contribute to relapse.