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3 Billion People Cannot Afford a Healthy Diet

3 Billion People Cannot Afford a Healthy Diet

William A. Masters, Tufts University and Anna Herforth, Tufts University
Tambra Raye Stevenson on Innovation, Education, and Advocacy

Tambra Raye Stevenson on Innovation, Education, and Advocacy

Tambra Raye Stevenson, MPH is a Tufts alum and the Founder/CEO of WANDA (Women Advancing Nutrition Dietetics and Agriculture). WANDA’s mission is focused on reaching, teaching, and advocating for women and girls of African descent in the nutrition, dietetics, and agricultural space.
Announcing Dr. Paul Howe as Director of the Feinstein International Center

Announcing Dr. Paul Howe as Director of the Feinstein International Center

The Feinstein International Center and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy are thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Paul Howe as the Director of the Feinstein International Center (FIC). Paul will assume the leadership of the Center on September 1, 2021.
Fall 2021 - On Campus

Fall 2021 - On Campus

Dear Returning and New Students, I hope that your summer has started well. We are very much looking forward to seeing you this coming fall. I write to you now to provide details regarding delivery of courses for the upcoming fall semester. Please read the below information carefully.
ASN 2021 - Nutrition Online

ASN 2021 - Nutrition Online

This year's ASN meeting is all-virtual, but there are plenty of opportunities to participate in live events throughout the week. The Friedman School and the Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging (JMHNRCA) are representing Tufts University with panels, posters, and plenty of awards for their outstanding work. We've pulled out some highlights for the week, but remember to check out the full schedule for all sessions and events.
Congrats to Our 2021 Faculty Award Winners

Congrats to Our 2021 Faculty Award Winners

We are delighted to announce the new winners of the Friedman School’s two annual faculty awards.  We wish to thank the students, faculty and staff who provided thoughtful nominations, and to also thank the committees who reviewed nominations and made the difficult choice of selecting only one winner for each of our two faculty awards.
"One Planet. One Health." Amplifies Local Food Systems Solutions

"One Planet. One Health." Amplifies Local Food Systems Solutions

During an event co-hosted by Food Tank and the Danone Institute North America, panelists discuss ways to nourish people and the planet, while also dismantling systemic racism and inequity. 
Congrats To Our 2021 Honos Civicus Honorees

Congrats To Our 2021 Honos Civicus Honorees

Please join us in congratulating the Class of 2021 Honos Civicus Society Honorees from the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy!
Call for Congratulations Videos

Call for Congratulations Videos

We'd like to encourage everyone in our community to send their best wishes to the Friedman School’s Class of 2021! Record a 10-20 second congratulations message on your phone, your laptop, or in Zoom—horizontal/landscape format will display best on our website. Then submit your video online as soon as you can, preferably no later than Tuesday, April 27.
Study Finds Americans Eat Food of Mostly Poor Nutritional Quality – Except at School

Study Finds Americans Eat Food of Mostly Poor Nutritional Quality – Except at School

Results over 16 years also show persistent disparities by race and ethnicity