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Tulane mathematics professor Lisa Fauci has been elected as a fellow of the American Physical Society.
Tulane professor honored nationally for pioneering research
Much like computer models predict the paths and strengths of hurricanes, computer modeling can also be used to predict how phytoplankton move through the ocean or how artificial heart valves change the way blood flows in the heart. This is known as the fluid dynamics of swimming organisms, and it...

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Oct 16, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

Dr. Paul Whelton, a clinical professor and the Show Chwan Health System Endowed Chair in Global Public Health at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has been recognized with the American Heart Association 2018 Excellence Award for Hypertension Research. The award is considered one of the most prestigious awards for a researcher in the field of hypertension.

Oct 16, 2018 - Barri Bronston

Tulane researcher wins grant to develop a tool that could lower tumor recurrence in cancer patients.

Oct 05, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

A new study led by an infectious disease epidemiologist at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine could change the way doctors treat a common sexually transmitted disease.

Oct 02, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

More than six million people are currently infected with Trypanosoma cruzi, a parasite that causes Chagas disease. Of those infected with the T. cruzi parasite, one million are women of reproductive age.

Sep 25, 2018 - Melanie Cross

Nakhle Saba, MD, an assistant professor of clinical medicine in the Tulane University School of Medicine, recently received a one-year, $30,000 Ladies Leukemia League grant to study the role of a protein in the most common form of leukemia in children.