Translating Duke Health Cardiovascular Diseases Initiative: Recovery from Atrial Fibrillation

March 12, 2018

The Translating Duke Health Cardiovascular Diseases Intiative has announced the fifth of a series of workshops on Keeping the Heart Young: Cardiovascular Resistance, Resilience and Rejuvenation. This interactive seminar will focus on recovery from atrial fibrillation. Tuesday, March 205 - 6:30 P.M [..]

Duke GI MEDx Pilot Project Awards Announced

March 7, 2018

MEDx and the Gastroenterology division have announced the winners of the 2018 Duke GI MEDx pilot project research grants. These pilot projects provide $20,000 in funding and address disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. Matt Kappus, M.D., Michael Lynch, Ph.D., and Chauncy Handran, M.D. Novel [..]

Digital Health Rules & Regs: An Overview of FDA Guidelines

February 28, 2018

Join the Mobile App Gateway and the Office of Regulatory Affairs and Quality for a seminar on Digital Health Rules & Regs: An Overview of FDA Guidelines on March 20th, 9:00AM-10:00AM. This seminar will give an overview of FDA's approach to regulating mobile medical apps and software. Types of [..]

MEDx: Collaboration Writ Large

February 13, 2018

BRiDGE helps young start-ups thrive

February 9, 2018

The Bioengineering Research Initiative to Develop Global Entrepreneurs (BRiDGE) expands the resources available to bioengineering startup companies founded by Duke BME faculty, Ph.D. students, and alumni — and develops their entrepreneurial skills. It provides access to 2,000-square feet of lab and [..]

Funding Opportunity: Student Biodesign Funding RFA

February 2, 2018

Purpose The purpose of this funding announcement is to support biodesign endeavors by Duke students in the Pratt School of Engineering. MEDx will provide funding for teams of trainees to design and prototype a clinically useful device or application, or a device or application that is useful for [..]

DISCOVER Lecture Feb. 2

January 31, 2018

Guest Speaker: William Hawkins Former CEO of Medtronic, Duke Board of Trustees When: Friday, Feb. 2 at noonWhere: 1308 DN (across from Starbucks) William Hawkins will present as part of the DISCOVER lecture series. Hawkins is a Duke alum and former CEO of Medtronic. He is now on the Duke Board of [..]

Three-part seminar from Medtronic presented by Neuroinnovations

January 30, 2018

The joint NC State UNC Biomedical Engineering program welcomes you to join on a tele-conference video call or in-person to discuss topics in the healthcare field with leading experts from Medtronic. Materials and Biocompatibility Wed., Feb. 7, 2018Greg Boser is a Senior Principal Test/Mechanical [..]

FDA Entrepreneurs' Workshop: Strategy for Medical Devices and Digital Health Products

January 22, 2018

February 1, 2018 3 - 5 P.M. The Chesterfield701 W. Main St.Durham, NC Medical research and tech are converging, and federal regulators are issuing guidelines to shape the future of product development and therapies. This workshop is designed for entrepreneurs who are developing medical devices and [..]

Fundamentals of Startup Law

January 18, 2018

Presenters: Justyn Kasierski and Dan O’Korn Hutchison PLLC Sponsored by Duke Engineering Entrepreneurial Ventures, Duke MEDx, and Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Saturday January 27, 2017 11am – 3pm (lunch provided) Schiciano Auditorium, Fitzpatrick Building, Duke University Registration is [..]