• Organization TypeInstitute
  • Founded1978

Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

The Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University was established in 1978 with the mission of bringing together biomedical, social, political, and behavioral scientists to conduct research, educational, and community-service programs to improve the nutritional health and well-being of populations throughout the world. From its first class of 17 students, the Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy has matured to a student body with over 300 students and 1800 alumni representing 34 countries since 1978. Master of Science and Doctoral degree programs are offered in the social and biological sciences. Specialized training programs are available for physicians pursuing doctoral degrees in human nutrition and graduates of bachelor degree nutrition programs who wish to become registered dietitians.
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Careers

Staff at Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy have experience in

Sectors

  • nutrition
  • tertiary education
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • research & development
  • data management

Funders

  • world bank group
  • test

Countries

  • united states
  • ghana
  • ethiopia
  • liberia
  • india

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Experience

Research & Development
Nutrition
Economic Policy

Primary Funders

Contract Awards

United in Building and Advancing Life Expectations (UBALE)

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Providing Technical Assistance to Generate Impactful Policy for Nutrition Outcomes

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

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Company Offices

  • United States
  • Boston
  • Tufts University 150 Harrison Avenue