Health and Wellness

We are a diverse team of healthcare professionals who are passionate about providing comprehensive and integrative health and wellness care to help all undergraduate and graduate students enhance and maintain their physical, social and emotional health. We offer free, respectful and confidential primary medical care, mental health care, preventive services and health promotion to help our diverse student population achieve their goals inside and outside the classroom.  Through partnerships with other campus departments, student organizations and the community, we seek to enhance the health of the inclusive Tufts community and advocate for a respectful environment that enables healthy choices and fosters positive health decisions.  Student input and feedback is core to our mission.

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News & Announcements

2017 Faculty Disability Advocate Award Recipient: Mark Sheldon

The Student Accessibility Services Office is pleased to announce that the first recipient of our Faculty Disability Advocate Award is Mark Sheldon! Mark Sheldon is a Lecturer in the Computer Science Department and has been incredibly supportive of students with disabilities and of the SAS office.  He was nominated by students and the SAS staff.

Mark Sheldon is very attentive to his student’s needs, and they and the SAS stuaff appreciate his student-first focus. One student wrote “Mark Sheldon is always accommodating and includes disabilities in his first-day lecture. I feel like he doesn’t stigmatize disabilities.” Please join us in congratulating Mark Sheldon as a strong disability advocate at Tufts!

Mark Sheldon

Summer Hours

Monday, Tuesday. Thursday and Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed 12 - 1 p.m. for lunch) Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed 12-1 for lunch)

Watch "Day By Day"

Student Accessibility Services and Tufts' Department of Film and Media Studies recently partnered with two student filmmakers, Ben Hoskings and Ray Bernoff, to produce "Day By Day," a short documentary about six Tufts students' experiences as artists living with disabilities. "Day By Day" premiered with great success in mid April, and the film will be shown at two national conferences later this summer. Congratulations to Ben and Ray, who have also entered "Day By Day" in a national contest for filmmakers with disabilities. 

 

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