The Valley Between

July 2, 2018

One man's journey to bridge the gap between medicine and engineering By: Alissa Kocer The medical field is filled with devices. Even at a simple checkup, a health care professional will interact with thermometers, stethoscopes, blood pressure cuffs and more. Every medical discipline has its own set [..]

IBM Watson Cloud Academy Workshop

July 2, 2018

IBM, Duke University and North Carolina Central University invite you to the IBM Watson Cloud Academy Workshop Thursday, July 19, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMat Schiciano Auditorium (Fitzpatrick Center) Duke University (Durham, NC) Directions For more information, contact Andy Rindos, Anand Singh, [..]

MEDx collaborates with TDHI on funding opportunities

June 28, 2018

MEDx is collaborating with the Translating Duke Health Initiative (TDHI) on two new funding opportunities for Duke faculty in the School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering. TDHI is a multidisciplinary, multi-year commitment to harness the expertise and knowledge at Duke to address society’ [..]

MEDx will welcome Dr. Richard Stack as Distinguished Lecturer

June 21, 2018

On October 2, MEDx will hold its Distinguished Lecture featuring Richard S. Stack, M.D., F.A.C.C. at 4 P.M. in the Trent Semans Center Great Hall. Dr. Richard S. Stack is a Professor Emeritus of Medicine in Cardiology at Duke University; President and Managing Partner of Synecor, LLC, a specialized [..]

Pulmonary Fellows ATS Poster Practice Session

May 11, 2018

This session will give the Pulmonary Fellows practice with presenting the posters that they will display at the meeting. The topics will cover the breadth of the research being conducted in the division. All are encouraged to attend to learn more about research at Duke in Pulmonary medicine and to [..]

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Healthcare Investment Pop-Up

May 11, 2018

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center (NC Biotech) and the Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR) are partnering to present the WSGR Healthcare Investment Pop-Up on Thursday, June 14. They will also hold a free bootcamp for entrepreneurs on Wednesday, June 13. During the Investment Pop-Up, [..]

Kaganov Research Initiative Seminar: Thomas Petersen, M.D., Ph.D.

May 7, 2018

Thomas Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. Exosomes and Tissue Engineering: Developing Novel Therapies for Lung Disease Tuesday, May 294:30 P.M.103 Bryan Research Building ~ Refreshments Provided ~ Thomas Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. is Vice President of Regenerative Medicine at United Therapeutics in Research [..]

MEDx to support 5 Data+ teams

April 20, 2018

MEDx is supporting five of the 25 Data+ 2018 teams. Data+ is a 10-week summer research experience for Duke undergrads interested in exploring new data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. Many of the data scientists are engineers helping to solve problems from the School of Medicine [..]

Innovative Product Design in a Regulated Market: A Workshop for Medical Device Designers

March 27, 2018

F. Scott Corey, Jr.Key Technologies, Inc. Sponsored by Engineering Entrepreneurial Ventures, MEDx, and Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Saturday April 21, 201811am – 3pm (lunch provided)The Bullpen, 3rd Floor, 215 Morris Street, Durham, NC RSVP Required This workshop is intended for innovators [..]