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Tony Hu, director of Tulane’s Center for Cellular and Molecular Diagnostics and professor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biomedical Engineering, and Microbiology, speaks at the podium during his investiture as the Weatherhead Presidential Chair in Biotechnology Innovation. (Photo by Rusty Costanza)

Tony Hu invested as a Tulane Weatherhead Presidential Chair

“In the time I have had the honor of working here, I have found myself a part of an invaluable community, where the creativity, friendship and resilience of my fellow faculty and staff has been most unforgettable,” Hu said.

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LCMC Health and Tulane University Finalize Partnership

In January, LCMC Health and Tulane University finalized their partnership to expand access to comprehensive and specialty care across Southeast Louisiana, enhance the region’s capabilities as a destination for medical innovation and training, and provide community investments and benefits. Click here to read more.

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The class of 2023 was chosen from 12,928 applicants for a class of 190 students representing 97 schools and colleges

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