August 26, 2016
More women hold local elective offices, have college degrees and own their own businesses in post-Katrina New Orleans, but many of the city’s economic gains have left women behind, according to a sweeping new Tulane University report on the status of women in the area since the storm.
August 19, 2016
August 15, 2016
Robin Forman, dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences and the Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Mathematics at Emory University, has been named Tulane University’s new senior vice president for academic affairs and provost, effective Sept. 1.
August 08, 2016
For the first time in history, people living in low- and middle-income countries have a higher prevalence of hypertension, or high blood pressure, than people in high-income countries, according to a new study by Tulane researchers. The results have been published in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation.
July 13, 2016
The Homeland Security Studies program at Tulane University is going online.
July 05, 2016
A new study shows a brisk walk is just as good as a jog when it comes to reducing liver fatty content, important news for the more than 3 million people diagnosed each year in the U.S. with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
June 21, 2016
$1 million will be awarded to the team that win's Tulane's Grand Challenge to diminish dead zones. The deadline to register is June 30.
June 16, 2016
The Hilton Foundation pledges $350,000 to help the Cowen Institute’s EMPLOY Collaborative develop hospitality career pathways for New Orleans’ opportunity youth.
May 24, 2016
A high-salt diet was associated with greater risks for stroke, heart attacks and heart failure in patients with chronic kidney disease.