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Researchers developing therapies and vaccines look to find the best paths forward with the help of a Cummings School veterinary pathologist.

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Concern Over National Events

Cummings School’s dean and assistant dean for diversity, inclusion, equity, and climate have released a community message regarding the recent incidents that highlight the magnitude and systemic nature of racism in this country.

The Veterinarian-Humanitarian

A Cummings School and Fletcher School alum works to get U.S. aid where it’s needed to fight COVID-19, locusts, and other emergencies across the globe

A Time to Celebrate Achievement

As members of the Tufts Class of 2020 are officially made graduates, university professional schools hold virtual commencement

A Future Veterinarian with a Vision

While India Napier, V20, attended at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, she channeled her passion for diversity and inclusion into a STEM program for under-privileged elementary students.

Social distancing should include pets too, new CDC guidelines say

Postdoctoral scholar Kaitlin Sawatzki talked to Boston Herald about CDC guidelines that recommend social distancing measures for pets.

How does COVID-19 affect dogs, cats, and other animals? Tufts researchers want your help finding the answer

How does COVID-19 affect dogs, cats, and other animals? Cummings School Professor Jonathan Runstadler talked to 7News – WHDH Boston about how pet and livestock owners can help Tufts researchers find the answer.

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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.

From the Dean

Welcome to Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, New England’s only veterinary school. Whether you are a potential student, an animal owner who needs veterinary services, a potential faculty or staff member, or a member of the public with a passion for animals, we hope you find what you need at Cummings School.

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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.

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