Skip to main content
Tufts Public Health
Emergency room staff wheeling a patient to an operating room.

Gun violence continues to have reverberating effects on our communities and our nation. The CDC reports that every day, eighty-three children in the U.S. are injured or killed by firearms. But there is hope. Gun violence is a public health issue, amenable to the tools and methods of disease prevention.

The Tufts Lyme Disease Challenge on November 1 seeks to bring together students and faculty from disparate fields to brainstorm new and innovative ways to tackle one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the country.

After ten years as Dean of Tufts University School of Medicine, Dr. Harris Berman announces that he will be stepping down at the end of this calendar year.

Featured Graduate Programs

  • The Tufts University Master of Public Health Program arms you with the academic foundation and practical skills you need to make a difference in the community and around the globe.
  • Abstract image representing health informatics
    The online Master of Science in Informatics & Analytics provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to start or advance a career in the emerging field of health informatics and analytics.
  • Extend your studies and expand your career horizons with one of the many dual-degree programs in public health offered at Tufts School of Medicine.

Tufts University School of Medicine’s Public Health Programs bring together groundbreaking academics and research, diverse fieldwork, and a collaborative, intimate learning approach that fosters new ideas and critical thinking. Our graduates are working locally and around the world to address a range of critical health and public health challenges.

Tufts Public Health News