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Animal Rescue League of Boston: Sustaining Community Outreach and Services During COVID-19

Tuesday, September, 8th, 2020 MAPP MAPP Externship Student Life

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) Externship Experience May-August 2020 Animal Rescue League of Boston: Sustaining Community Outreach and Services During COVID-19 Mavis Wolf This summer I interned with the Animal Rescue League of Boston (ARL) and their Community Services department. My primary role was to assist ARL staff in communicating with the public Read More

Mavis Wolf

Exploring the Impact of Artificial Rearing on Animal Behavior: A Review

Tuesday, September, 8th, 2020 MAPP MAPP Externship

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) Externship Experience May-August 2020 Exploring the Impact of Artificial Rearing on Animal Behavior: A Review Jessica White My original externship involved research under the supervision of Dr. Elizabeth Byrnes, an Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences here at Tufts. Given the circumstances with COVID-19, we shifted to conducting a Read More

Jessica White

Canine Stress-Related Behaviors During Owner Separation

Tuesday, September, 8th, 2020 MAPP MAPP Research Projects Student Research

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) Research May-August 2020 Canine Stress-Related Behaviors During Owner Separation Katie Dabney Canine stress-related behaviors are often exhibited when canines are in new environments and/or experience owner separation. The past study (2019) was a within-subjects experimental design. Phase one consisted of the dog, owner, and experimenter in the testing Read More

Katie Dabney

World Animal Net: Including Animal Welfare in International Policies for Animals, People, and Planet

Wednesday, September, 2nd, 2020 MAPP MAPP Externship

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) Externship Experience May-August 2020 World Animal Net: Including Animal Welfare in International Policies for Animals, People, and Planet Tania Roa As an International Policy Intern for World Animal Net, I researched and drafted comments for the Convention on Biological Diversity’s peer review process. I also wrote a blog, Read More

Tania Roa - WAN

Kate McPherson

Thursday, June, 4th, 2020 MAPP MAPP Alumni Profiles

Education: B.S. in Marine Science from the University of Maine, 2011 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2012 M.Sc. in Marine Mammal Science from The University of St Andrews, 2018 Current Position: Right Whale Aerial Observer, Clearwater Marine Aquarium Research Institute, Florida What were you doing before entering the Master’s in Animals and Read More

MS in Conservation Medicine

Wednesday, July, 19th, 2017 MCM MCM & CCM

The Master of Science in Conservation Medicine (MCM) at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine is a twelve-month interdisciplinary program designed to provide the training, foundational knowledge, and skills necessary for real world conservation efforts. Graduates of this program are uniquely prepared to enter a wide variety of health, conservation, and policy careers, or doctoral programs, Read More

Informational Webinar – MS in Conservation Medicine Program

Wednesday, February, 15th, 2017 MCM MCM & CCM

Do you have a passion for animal, human and environmental health? Are you driven to make a positive impact on the world we share?   Join us to learn more about the MS in Conservation Medicine (MCM) Program A twelve-month graduate program focusing on health relationships at the interface of humans, animals, and the environment. Read More

Courtney Glotzer

Friday, October, 21st, 2016 MAPP MAPP Alumni Profiles

Education: B.S., Animal Science, Pre-vet concentration, University of Vermont, 2016 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2017 Current Position: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Candidate, Iowa State University – College of Veterinary Medicine What were you doing before entering the MAPP program? I interned at Helping Hands Monkey Helpers in Allston Massachusetts. What aspects Read More

Mayra Bermeo

Thursday, October, 20th, 2016 MAPP MAPP Alumni Profiles

Education: B.A., Biology, Wells College, 2013 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2017 Position just prior to MAPP: Veterinary Assistant/ Office Manager for the International Animal Clinic. Practicing Wildlife Rehabilitator for the Wild Bird Fund What were you doing before entering the MAPP program? Immediately after graduating from college I was employed as Read More