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Nutrition Expert to U.S. Senators: Enact Food is Medicine Policy Now

Nutrition Expert to U.S. Senators: Enact Food is Medicine Policy Now

Treating food as medicine in policymaking will save hundreds of thousands of lives and billions of dollars, said Friedman School’s Dariush Mozaffarian.
Friedman School Community at ASN 2024

Friedman School Community at ASN 2024

NUTRITION 2024
How Famines Are Formed: In Gaza and Elsewhere

How Famines Are Formed: In Gaza and Elsewhere

Written by Paul Howe, Director of the Feinstein International Center, Professor of the Practice, Tufts University, for The Conversation
Congratulations to our 2024 Honos Civicus Honorees

Congratulations to our 2024 Honos Civicus Honorees

The Friedman School continues to partner with The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life to recognize graduating Friedman School students for their civic engagement and community service.
Commencement 2024 Student Speaker: Ana Maafs-Rodriguez

Commencement 2024 Student Speaker: Ana Maafs-Rodriguez

We are delighted to announce that the Friedman School 2024 Student Commencement Speaker will be Ana Maafs-Rodriguez, who will be graduating from the PhD Nutrition Interventions, Communication, and Behavior Change program.
A Food is Medicine Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

A Food is Medicine Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

On April 10, 2024, nearly 90 attendees from at least 18 states gathered in Washington D.C. for the Food is Medicine Institute’s first-ever Food is Medicine Advocacy Day at Capitol Hill.
NESFP Announces Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture

NESFP Announces Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture

New Entry Sustainable Farming Project is thrilled to announce the launch of its new Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture, an immersive hands-on course designed to empower participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in the field of sustainable agriculture.
Sowing Stories to Reap Environmental Change

Sowing Stories to Reap Environmental Change

Drawing on her background in policy, Alicia Harvie leverages storytelling as a way to amplify the impact of grassroots movements. music festival to raise funds and awareness in support of family farmers and a more resilient food system. As part of the festival, the broadcasting corporation Sirius XM live-streams audio from the show—giving farmers a national platform to share their stories.
Commencement 2024 Keynote Speaker: Catherine D'Amato

Commencement 2024 Keynote Speaker: Catherine D'Amato

Catherine D’Amato, President and CEO of The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB), will be the keynote speaker at the Friedman School’s Commencement Ceremony on May 19, 2024.
Meet Imogen Knight, N24

Meet Imogen Knight, N24

Degree: MNSP - Master of Nutrition Science and Policy Home: Ketchikan, Alaska. I grew up in Australia but fell in love with this small part of the world working a summer job eight years ago. My husband grew up in Ketchikan and we are now raising two beautiful children here.