Concise Encyclopedia of Tufts HistorySauer, Anne
Sackler Center for Health Communications, 1984
The Arthur M. Sackler Center for Health Communications was constructed in 1984 and 1985 on the Boston campus to provide space for the Health Sciences Library, teaching amphitheaters, and administrative space to serve the needs of the health sciences schools. The center was designed by architects Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson, and Abbot in conjuntion with John Carl Warnecke Associates. It is named for Dr. Arthur Sackler, a psychiatrist and philanthropist, who was a close friend of Jean Mayer.
The Sackler Center is located at 145 Harrison Avenue on the Boston campus.
The encyclopedia seeks to capture more than 150 years of Tufts' achievements, societal contributions and outstanding alumni and faculty in concise entries. As a source of accurate factual information, the Encyclopedia can be used by anyone interested in the history of Tufts and of the people who have made it the unique institution it is.