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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.

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Funding Opportunity

MEDx is pleased to announce a call for proposals for interdisciplinary research in the area of biomechanics of injury and injury repair.

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Kaganov Initiative

The Kaganov Initiative in Pulmonary Medicine and Engineering aims to improve the diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of pulmonary diseases.

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The Latest

Call for Applications: MEDx Colloquia

December 10, 2019

MEDx is pleased to offer support for interdisciplinary colloquia to solve complex problems and inspire innovation.

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Kaganov Gift Fuels Collaborations in Pulmonary Medicine Research

November 27, 2019

A 2017 gift from Alan and Carol Kaganov has jumpstarted new research and collaborative initiatives aimed at improving lung disease outcomes.

From left to right: Ravi Bellamkonda, Carol Kaganov, Alan L. Kaganov and Ashutosh Chilkoti attend the first symposium sponsored by the Kaganov Initiative in 2017.

Seven Teams Receive Duke Incubation Fund Awards for Early-Stage Innovations

November 26, 2019

MEDx Investigator Samira Musah was one of seven people to win this year's Duke Incubation Fund Award.

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Call for Proposals: Biomechanics of Injury or Injury Repair

November 21, 2019

MEDx is pleased to announce a call for proposals for interdisciplinary research in the area of biomechanics of injury and injury repair.

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MEDx Reflects: Exploring the medicine and engineering intersection with Andrew Muir

November 20, 2019

An affiliated faculty member of MEDx, Muir sees the importance of collaboration between medicine and engineering.

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Upcoming Events

MEDx Café

Wednesday, December 11

10:30 am to 12:00 pm NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center)

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MEDx Café

Wednesday, January 8

10:30 am to 12:00 pm Twinnie's

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Working Within Regulatory Boundaries to Win in Medical Product Development

Saturday, January 11

11:00 am to 3:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium

Presenter: Erika Segear, Ph.D., RAC, Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs at Duke University

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MEDx Café

Wednesday, January 22

10:30 am to 12:00 pm NOSH (1st Floor, Trent Semans)

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Regulation of Lung Progenitors and their Microenvironment

Tuesday, February 4

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Nanaline Duke 147

Presenter: Carla Kim

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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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