MEDx Café

10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

An informal time to meet with MEDx leadership to learn more about MEDx, an initiative between the School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering, held every other week at NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center) or Twinnie's (1st floor, FCIEMAS). For more information, contact Kelly Long.

Saturday, September 30

Assessing Customer Needs and Determining Market Size

11:00 am | Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium | Add to calendar »

Presenter: David Christie, MBA, BSc

Building from a foundation of well-proven market validation and assessment tools, proven to work with any type of technology start-up, this workshop takes simple concepts and focuses on practical application. These concepts can be applied early at the idea stage, anytime during product development, in preparation for product launch, or to increase sales in the market. David Christie has helped hundreds of inventors and entrepreneurs to understand their customers and markets, thereby increasing [...]

Monday, October 2

MEDx Distinguished Lecture

4:00 pm | Trent Semans Center for Health Education - Great Hall | Add to calendar »

Presenter: William A Hawkins III E'76

MEDx presents William A. Hawkins III E'76. This event is open to the Duke community and a reception will follow. Bill Hawkins is a Senior Advisor for TPG Capital and Corporate Director of Immucor, Inc., a private company, wholly owned by TPG. Immucor is a leading provider of transfusion and transplantation diagnostic products worldwide. Prior to joining Immucor in 2011, Mr. Hawkins served as Chairman and CEO of Medtronic, one of the worlds' largest and most innovative medical [...]

Thursday, October 19

Mobile App Gateway Launch Event

8:00 am | Trent Semans Center for Health Education - Great Hall | Add to calendar »

The Mobile App Gateway, with support from Duke Clinical & Translational Science Institute, is hosting their launch event on Thursday, October 19th, 2017 from 8am-12pm at the Trent Semans Center for Health Eduation. The event will include several Duke speakers, consultations, and meet & greet sessions. RSVP is required at

Friday, October 20

Kaganov Symposium

1:00 pm | Pearson Building (School of Nursing), Room 1014-Auditorium | Add to calendar »

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Mary Klotman, Dean of Duke's School of Medicine will open the Symposium and Dr. Ravi Bellamkonda, Dean of Duke's Pratt School of Engineering, will give the closing remarks. In addition, we welcome Ms. Teresa Barnes, an advocate for patients with lung diseases. We are also pleased to host the following speakers; presenting their research: Christina Barkauskas, MD - Assistant Professor of Medicine at Duke University. Bastiaan Driehuys, PhD - [...]