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Tufts Speaks Out Against Restrictions in Health Care

Bob Tufts, Professor in ManagementRobert Tufts, adjust professor in management, was featured as a “Must Read Story Of The Day” on Patients Rising, a website dedicated to patient advocacy in the health care industry.

Tufts told his story of suffering from multiple myeloma while also having to battle the industry to get the care he needed.  He told his story on the Huffington Post, and Patients Rising picked it up.

He also presented a brief video about his teaching at YU and how the institution supported him during his ordeal.

In addition, he moderated and participated in an event for BioNJ titled "Beyond Value Frameworks Workshop: Defining the Value of Medical Innovation" on December 8, 2016, at Amicus Therapeutics in Cranbury, New Jersey.