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James Zadina and Amy Feehan
New opioid speeds up recovery without increasing pain sensitivity or risk of chronic pain

May 21, 2019

Morphine and other opioid-based painkillers are very effective at treating pain initially, but studies have shown that the drugs can make patients more pain-sensitive, prolonging their discomfort and increasing their risks of developing chronic pain.

Glucosamine
Glucosamine supplements could lower risk of cardiovascular disease

May 15, 2019

Regular use of glucosamine supplements may help lower risk of cardiovascular disease events, according to a new Tulane University study published in The BMJ.

Tulane professor wins grant to help find better treatment for respiratory disease.
Tulane professor to help find better treatment for respiratory disease

May 14, 2019

Tulane professor wins grant to help find better treatment for respiratory disease.

 

Outbreak exhibit
Outbreak exhibit spotlights Tulane research against epidemics

May 09, 2019

Tulane University researchers across disciplines have played an important role in fighting infectious disease epidemics around the globe. That storied history is brought to life in OutBreak: Epidemics in a Connected World, a new exhibit downtown co-sponsored by the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

 

Tulane launches online Doctorate in Social Work with Noodle Partners
Tulane launches online Doctorate in Social Work with Noodle Partners

May 09, 2019

Tulane is launching an online Doctorate in Social Work program with Noodle Partners.

 

Pink Bra Run 2018
Pink Bra Run benefits Tulane Cancer Center

May 07, 2019

A parade of participants wearing pink will pound the pavement this Saturday for the 4th annual Pink Bra Run. 

Tulane researcher Nicholas Mattei is honored for work on AI ethics.
Tulane researcher honored for work on AI ethics

May 07, 2019

Tulane researcher Nicholas Mattei is honored for work on AI ethics.

Tulane has received a $5 million commitment for a Presidential Chair.
Tulane alumni couple donates $5 million for Presidential Chair

May 07, 2019

Tulane has received a $5 million commitment for a Presidential Chair.

Four individuals to be honored with honorary degrees at Tulane's  Commencement.
Apple CEO, Emmy winner, Pulitzer winner, civil rights leader to be honored by Tulane  

May 06, 2019

Four individuals to be honored with honorary degrees at Tulane's  Commencement.