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Pioneering surgeon and distinguished professor is immortalized in library display.
A bust of Rudolph Matas stares out from a display window at the entrance to the Rudolph Matas Health Sciences Library in the Hutchinson Building on the downtown campus. Born in 1860 in Bonnet Carre, Louisiana, Matas spent his childhood in Spain and returned to New Orleans in 1877. He attended the...


Feb 21, 2018 - Mike Strecker

Tulane graduates Steve and Jann Paul have made a $10 million gift to support construction of a new School of Science and Engineering building at Tulane University.

Feb 20, 2018 - Keith Brannon

Tulane University virologists are part of a team of researchers working on a new $15 million federally funded project to help eradicate Ebola and Lassa fever by studying in detail how survivors were able to fight off the deadly viruses.

Feb 20, 2018 - Paula Burch-Celentano


Researchers come together for annual health science poster presentations.

Feb 20, 2018 - Mary Cross

Last year, the National Institutes of Health awarded the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center with funding to aid researchers in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport in their work over the next five years.

Feb 16, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

Tulane researchers talk about problems with Mardi Gras beads including lead exposure and drainage issues, while archaeologists celebrate the discovery of an ancient Mayan megalopolis in Guatemala in today’s News in Review video.