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Behavior Science: How It Affects Our Patients and Our World

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 – Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series Presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy with Tufts Behavior Club and Tufts Wildlife, Aquatic, Zoo Animal, and Exotic Medicine Organization (WAZE) Speaker Marion Desmarchelier, DMV, IPSAV, DES (Zoological Medicine), DES (Animal Behaviour Medicine), MSc, DACZM, DECZM (Zoo Health Management), DACVB Read More

Asian Elephant Rescue, Rehabilitation and Rewilding

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12 PM – 1 PM *UPDATE: During this period of uncertainty due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this seminar will be available for the public to join remotely via WebEx. A current Tufts ID will be required to attend in person on campus.* Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Read More

Frames, facts, and the science of communicating environmental crises

Authors: Josephine E.M. Martell (Tufts MAPP class of 2003) and Amanda D. Rodewald Published: October 15, 2019 Conservation Biology. Accepted Author Manuscript. https://doi.org/10.1111/cobi.13424 Article Impact Statement: Efforts to frame issues should be supported by empirical research related to both word choice and effects on opinion and decision making. “In May, the independent UK newspaper, the Read More

Equine Behavior, Needs, and Mental Health in a Human-Centered World

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 12 PM – 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center (#16 on the Campus Map) Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy with the Behavior Club Speaker: Nina Ekholm Fry, MSSc., CCTP Director of Equine Programs, Institute Read More

Making a Difference by Degrees

In addition to its D.V.M. program, Cummings School also offers graduate programs preparing scientists like these for service around the world.

Tufts talk on elephant poaching: “Conservation has to ‘pay to play'”

Worcester Telegram & Gazette Posted September 16, 2018 Cummings School’s Animal Matters seminar series featured guest speaker Marc Goss, CEO, The MARA Elephant Project, who spoke about the how they are protecting elephants to conserve the greater Mara ecosystem and was interviewed after the seminar by Worcester Telegram & Gazette. “Reports of 87 elephant poaching Read More

Combating Poaching and Solving Human-Elephant Conflicts in the Maasai-Mara

Friday, September 14, 2018 at 12 PM – 12:50 PM Varis Lecture Hall (VLH), Jumbo’s Path, North Grafton, MA 01536 Campus parking map Part of the Fall 2018 Animal Matters Seminars: Human-Wildlife Conflict Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy (CAPP) with Tufts Elephant Conservation Alliance (TECA) Speaker: Marc Goss, CEO, Read More