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Sign up for CPR/AED classes

Tufts University is offering CPR/AED classes in the fall semester designed to teach the lifesaving skills necessary to help a friend, family member, neighbor, and all community members in need.
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Hazard Mitigation Plan Workshops

Office of Emergency Management is updating the University Multi-Campus Hazard Mitigation Plan and is looking for community feedback on what should be included for each of our four campuses.
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Hazard Mitigation Plan Project Underway

A planning project is underway at Tufts University to prepare a Hazard Mitigation Plan Update in accordance with FEMA guidelines for Hazard Mitigation Planning. Tufts University has hired iParametrics to assist in facilitating this project.
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Office of Emergency Management Program

The fundamental goal of the emergency management program is to minimize the effects of disasters and help the university to remain focused on its commitment to excellence, humanism, social responsibility, and professionalism.
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Tufts University Awarded EMAP Accreditation

Tufts’ emergency management program has been awarded accreditation by the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP), making it the first program of a private institution of higher education to be accredited by EMAP.
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Natural Disaster

Unlike other natural disasters, a hurricane is usually preceded by hours or days of fore notice and warning, allowing you to prepare.