April 13, 2017
As the new director of the Tulane Heart and Vascular Institute and section chief of cardiology, Dr. Robert Hendel's vision for the institute is clear: “Growth, with responsibility.”
April 12, 2017
A combination of densely populated cities and porous borders between neighboring countries helped ignite the historically deadly West African Ebola outbreak that killed more than 11,200 people, according to a comprehensive genetic study of the virus published in Nature.
April 10, 2017
The Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine at Tulane University was honored as a national innovator this week at the Clinton Foundation’s Health Matters Activation Summit in Little Rock, Arkansas.
April 06, 2017
Tulane University has formally relaunched the School of Continuing Studies as the School of Professional Advancement. The school is one of six at Tulane that offer both undergraduate and graduate programs.
April 03, 2017
Some New Orleans neighborhoods lack healthy food options, and Tulane University is addressing the issue by joining the Center for Healthy Food Access, a national collaborative effort working to ensure that every child in America has access to nutritious food.
March 30, 2017
Co-founded by Tulane University alumnus Al Andrews and his son Todd Andrews, tasc Performance opened its flagship store on Magazine Street in early March.
March 27, 2017
Alumnus Benjamin Swig has an idea that will cut emergency medical response time from nine minutes to five. For that idea, Swig and his co-founder Justin Dangel won The Big Idea competition Friday during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.
March 24, 2017
The two daughters of Tulane alumnus Chris Andrews (TC ’94) and his wife, Pam, were diagnosed with a rare, life-threatening illness called Niemann-Pick Type C1. In February, People magazine published a story and 20-minute video about the family’s fight.
March 22, 2017
Diagnosed with end-stage renal disease in 2015, Center for Public Service executive director Agnieszka Nance received a long-awaited kidney transplant on Tuesday (March 21) at Tulane Medical Center.
March 20, 2017
Students learned where they'll spend the next three to seven years of training at Match Day.
March 16, 2017
New research at the Tulane School of Medicine is looking at an estrogen receptor that could be a site for targeted hormone replacement therapy in post-menopausal women.
March 14, 2017
Without major efforts to rebuild Louisiana’s wetlands, there is little chance that the coast will be able to withstand the accelerating rate of sea-level rise, a new Tulane University study concludes.