September 25, 2018
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.
September 18, 2018
A new $2.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will continue groundbreaking research into chronic kidney disease (CKD) by Tulane University. A team of investigators, including Dr. Jiang He from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, and Drs. Jing Chen and Lee Hamm from Tulane University School of Medicine, has been conducting a landmark kidney study — the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study since 2001.
September 17, 2018
Nicholas Kerry, a Tulane University PhD student, and co-author Damian Murray, an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, published a study that examines whether parents display more conservative attitudes because they are more often risk-averse.
September 11, 2018
Tulane political science professor Mirya Holman was recently awarded the Clarence Stone Scholar Award by the urban politics section of the American Political Science Association, a leading international association of political scientists.
September 04, 2018
Andrew Taylor, a third-year student at Tulane Law School, recently published an article in the July edition of Environmental Law Reporter. He serves as editor-in-chief of the Tulane Environmental Law Journal and is also dedicated to performing pro bono work.
August 28, 2018
Newcomb College Institute scholar Maria Montalvo is using antebellum court records to examine the experience of slaves and free women of color in the New Orleans court system.
August 28, 2018
The story of how Tran Dinh Tru escaped Vietnam during the fall of Saigon in 1975 and later returned to Vietnam to find his wife can now be read in English, thanks to School of Liberal Arts professor Jana K. Lipman.
August 17, 2018
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) has selected Tulane child psychiatry professor Dr. Stacy Drury to receive the 2018 Norbert and Charlotte Rieger Award for Outstanding Scientific Achievement.
August 14, 2018
A team of community health researchers from Tulane recently examined how to address behavioral health needs after disasters, resulting in a study that was published in the June issue of International Journal of Environmental and Public Health.
August 14, 2018
A Tulane professor has been awarded a $1.65 million grant for research that could shed light on the molecular details of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.
August 07, 2018
A Tulane University researcher has been awarded a $1.8 million grant to lay the groundwork for future treatment of hearing disorders.
August 06, 2018
Researchers at Tulane National Primate Research Center received a new grant totaling more than $4 million over the next five years to continue their work on a vaccine against tuberculosis. The grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases will fund research led by Deepak Kaushal, director of the Tulane Center for Tuberculosis Research.