School of Medicine Launches Faculty Mentorship Program
Program will promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in health sciences research, practice, and teaching Read More
Mending the Hearts of a Beloved Dog Breed
Boxers are prone to heart disease, but veterinary cardiologists at Cummings School are researching clues that may lead to improved diagnosis and treatment Read More
Scientists Create the Next Generation of Living Robots
Artificial living organisms can work together in swarms and record information Read More
Aging Chimps Are Living Their Best Life
A new study on chimpanzee social behavior by primatologist Zarin Machanda shows similarities to human friendship patterns Read More
Genetic link to molecular events that precede symptoms in Alzheimer’s disease
Molecular mutation may be more common among African Americans with late onset Alzheimer’s, provide a possible focus for early diagnosis and targeted treatments Read More
Study suggests sugary diet endangers waste-eating protein crucial to cellular repair
Results have potential applications to cut risk of age-related degenerative diseases Read More
Teaching Vital Surgeries, One Pet in Need at a Time
Yuki Nakayama is helping Cummings School increase access to surgical care for pets whose owners otherwise couldn’t afford it—and giving students hands-on training in the process Read More
Creating Connections and Opportunities
The Tufts Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) facilitates, develops and stewards mutually rewarding relationships between Tufts University and corporations and foundations. These relationships involve a variety of funding arrangements for research, projects or programs at Tufts. The CFR office matches university resources and a variety of opportunities, including:
a monetary gift or grant to the university;
donated equipment or other in-kind support;
a sponsored research agreement;
graduate capstone projects;
industry collaboration programs; or
access to other university expertise and resources.
Resources for Faculty & Staff
To identify potential corporate or foundation sources of funding, or enlist our help in applying for funding or other support, visit For Faculty & Staff or Contact Us for more information.
Resources for Corporations & Foundations
To learn more about how to work with the CFR office and identify faculty, research or other programs at Tufts to support or collaborate with, visit For Corporations and For Foundations.
CFR Team: Specialization & Collaboration
The CFR team has staff members who cover specific schools and disciplines at Tufts. Visit Our Team to get to know us. CFR team members work collaboratively, especially on cross-school or interdisciplinary projects.