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Faculty in the MCM Program

Interdisciplinary faculty and resources are drawn broadly from all schools at Tufts University including Cummings School of Veterinary MedicineGraduate School of Arts and SciencesSchool of EngineeringFletcher SchoolSchool of Medicine and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, and from the Consortium for Conservation Medicine.

Our multidisciplinary network of experts gives our students a broader perspective, real-world exposure, industry connections, and possible future career opportunities.

Program Director

Christopher A. Whittier, DVM, PhD

Program Director, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health, Tufts Center for Conservation Medicine

Assistant Director

Alison H Robbins - MS, DVM

Assistant Director, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health, Tufts Center for Conservation Medicine Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

Program Coordinator

Tracey Glover

Program Coordinator, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

Course Directors

Janetrix Hellen Amuguni, BVM, MA, PhD

Course Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

Dr. Hellen Amuguni is a veterinarian with doctoral training in Infectious Diseases. She is a Research Assistant Professor in th...Continue reading

Julie C. Ellis, MS, PhD

Course Director, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

David Gute, MPH, PhD

Course Director, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University School of Engineering

Rebecca Harris, PhD

Course Director, Adjunct Faculty, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

Stephen H. Levine, MS, PhD

Course Director, Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University School of Engineering

Felicia B. Nutter, DVM, PhD, DACZM

Course Director, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

Jessica Sparks, MSW, MCM ’14, PhD

Course Director, Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health

Dr. Sparks joined the MS in Conservation Medicine (MCM) program in 2016 as the course director for Project Management and Commu...Continue reading

Carolyn Talmadge, MS

Course Director, Sr. GIS Specialist, Tufts Technology Services, Tufts University

Carolyn joined the Geospatial Technology Services team within Tufts Technology Services in 2013 after graduating from Tufts Sch...Continue reading

Contributing Faculty

Learn more about the network of experts involved with this program: