Department of Occupational
574 Boston Ave.
Medford, MA 02155
Research and Expertise:
Dr. Leavis is Associate Professor of physiology at Tufts' medical,
dental, and veterinary schools and at the Sackler School of Graduate
Biomedical Sciences. He teaches courses in physiology and exercise
physiology. His research interests include the biochemistry of
muscle contraction and its regulation and he has published numerous
articles on this topic.
Dr. Leavis is a member of the Basic Science Council of the American
Heart Association, the Biophysical Society, the New York Academy of
Sciences, and the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular