Tulane University Translational Science Institute (TUTSI)

A member of the Delta Clinical and Translational Science Consortium focusing on Research, Education, and Implementation.

TUTSI Spotlight

Congratulations to Vivian A. Fonseca, MD, FRCP

Congratulations to Vivian A. Fonseca, MD, FRCP, for being named as Assistant Dean for Clinical Research in the School of Medicine. Dr. Fonseca is Professor of Medicine, the Tullis–Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes, and Chief of the Section of…

Tulane Professor Leads Team in Redefining Blood Pressure Guidelines

Tulane epidemiology professor Dr. Paul Whelton led the team behind this week’s blockbuster announcement that redefined high blood pressure for the first time in 14 years. The new guidelines lower the threshold for diagnosis, resulting in almost half of…

Tulane Blood-pressure Study Analysis Shows Best Strategies for Patient Care

A new study out of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine analyzed published research on blood pressure intervention strategies and found that multilevel, multicomponent interventions were best at helping patients control their…