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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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The 2020-2021 Entrepreneurship Workshop series has been announced!

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COVID19 Engineering Response

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

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On cutting edge: Duke engineers developing biomaterial implants to improve our health

The Latest

The First AI Breast Cancer Sleuth That Shows Its Work

January 14, 2022

Duke researchers, Joseph Lo and Cynthia Rudin, are recipients of the 2021 MEDx High-Risk High-Impact Award

Most AI for spotting pre-cancerous lesions in mammography scans don’t reveal any of their decision-making process (top). If they do, it’s often a saliency map (middle) that only tells doctors where they’re looking. A new AI platform (bottom) not only tells doctors where it’s looking, but which past experiences its using to draw its conclusions.

NC IDEA call for applications opens Jan. 31

January 13, 2022

Whether you have just launched a startup or are looking to grow and scale your company, NC IDEA has resources that can help in the success of your journey when and where you need it most.

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Duke Master’s Student, Yuhao Zhou, wins Dean’s Research Award

January 13, 2022

Zhou works in Musah Lab, led by MEDx investigator, Samira Musah.

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Apply Now for a 2022-2023 Bass Connections Project Team

January 10, 2022

Applications are due by Feb. 11, 2022

Bass Connections RFP for 2022-2023

Funding Opportunity: Duke School of Medicine Biomedical PhD Student Research Pilot Grants

January 7, 2022

The deadline for applications is Feb. 15, 2022

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Upcoming Events

Duke MEDx Café

Wednesday, January 19

10:30 am Virtual

Duke MEDx Cafe

Duke Research Week 2022

Monday, January 31 to Friday, February 4

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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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