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MEDx fosters the exchange of ideas and creates research opportunities between physicians, engineers, computer scientists, researchers and innovators at Duke University.

MEDx Distinguished Lecture

This year's Distinguished Lecture will feature Rosalind Picard! October 19 at 4 P.M. Registration now open!

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COVID-19 Engineering Response Team

We're working on projects to address Duke Health's identified clinical equipment needs.

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Fall 2020 Newsletter

Catch up on MEDx events, projects, news, funding opportunities and more!

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Duke Engineering’s New “EngEn” Accelerates the Impact of Tech-Based Innovation

September 28, 2020

EngEn integrates educational programs, startup resources, new facilities and an A-team of seasoned entrepreneurs to deliver technology-based solutions for health, defense, climate and beyond.

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MEDx Announces 2020 Pilot Project Awardees

September 16, 2020

Duke MEDx is excited to announce the awardees for our Pilot Projects call for proposals.

Type 2 Diabetes Drugs Work Better in Tethered Combination Therapy

August 27, 2020

With support from MEDx, Ashutosh Chilkoti developed a single molecule, dual-drug therapy for diabetes that works well in mice for more than a week after a single injection.

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Rames and Cox Named Newest Barr-Spach Medicine and Engineering Scholars

August 17, 2020

Endowed scholarship supports med students as they pursue engineering degree

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Early Detection of COVID-19: How Your Smartwatch Could Help

August 13, 2020

Duke researchers aim to detect coronavirus infections early in CovIdentify study.

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Upcoming Events

MEDx Café

Wednesday, September 30

10:30 am to 12:00 pm Virtual

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National Academy of Engineering Annual Meeting

Sunday, October 4 to Wednesday, October 7

12:00 pm to 3:00 pm Online

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SoM Research Week

Monday, October 5 to Thursday, October 8

(All day) Virtual

SoM Research Week

Opportunity Evaluation

Monday, October 12

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Presenter: Aaron Dinin

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Duke MEDx News

The MEDx e-newsletter is sent once per semester and provides a snapshot of our research, programs, people and events.

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