Suppression of reproductive hormone shown to impact postpartum behavior in rats

Cummings School researchers Bridges, Price publish paper NORTH GRAFTON—It may be well known that hormones play a major role in motherhood but exactly which hormones trigger maternal behaviors has been the professional focus of Cummings School Biomedical Sciences...

EY Entrepreneur of the Year Joins Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine Board of Advisors

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass.—August 5, 2014—Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has appointed Jean Hoffman, president and CEO of Putney, Inc., to its Board of Advisors. During her five-year term on the board, Hoffman will work with Dean Deborah T....

Cummings School announces 2014 Service Fund recipients

Nine Grafton and Westborough non-profits receive grants NORTH GRAFTON, MASS., July 10, 2014 –Local non-profit programs addressing a variety of needs from community arts, STEM education to elementary through high school enrichment will get a boost in funding this year...

Merial Veterinary Scholar award presented to a Cummings School student

Nida Intarapanich, V16, wins honor for her research on animal abuse Selected from a competitive applicant pool of students from the 28 veterinary schools around the country, Nida Intarapanich, a student from the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts...

Can dogs help kids lose weight?

Cummings School veterinarian to study benefits of pets in reducing childhood obesity

Commencement 2014

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has had much to celebrate this academic year. The school marked its 35th anniversary and the 30th anniversary of the Tufts Wildlife Clinic. And on May 18 at 3 p.m., New England’s only veterinary school hosted...

Is There an App for That?

Videos and tablets facilitate veterinary students’ transition from the classroom to the clinics

Caring for the Equine Athletes

Ultrasound is used widely in small animal medicine for detecting things like intestinal blockages and tumors or assessing heart function. But very few academic veterinary medical centers have a large animal ultrasound service. At Cummings School, Dr. Wade Tenney saw...

Dean’s Awards Dinner 2014

Members of the Class of 2014 were honored at the Dean’s Award Dinner on May 14th. The event was attended by faculty, students, friends and family. Dean Deborah Kochevar, D.V.M., Ph.D., served as master of ceremonies. Photos by Andrew Cunningham. 2014 HONORS AND AWARDS...

New Tool to Aid in Dolphin Strandings

Blood values, other indicators can better enable responders to triage care