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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 [..]

Southeast Region Pitch Event

January 8, 2018

The NC Biotech Center has partnered with MedTech Innovator to host the Southeast Region Pitch Event for their $500,000 competition at the Hamner Conference center located at the NC Biotech Center in RTP on April 9, 2018. MedTech Innovator is the industry's nonprofit global competition and [..]

2018 Harriet Cook Carter Lecture

December 14, 2017

Save the Date: Feb. 15, 2018 More Information

Funding announcement from Duke Mobile App Gateway

December 14, 2017

The Duke Mobile App Gateway announces a request for applications to enable Duke Researchers to use Medable’s product, Axon, a new point-and-click software tool to create direct-to-patient study apps for both iOS and Android. The funding covers the cost of one Medable license—currently $11,000.  [..]

Workshop for Entrepreneurs: Fundamentals of Startup Law

December 14, 2017

MEDx is co-sponsoring the Workshop for Entrepreneurs: Fundamentals of Startup Law with the Pratt School of Engineering and Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship. The event will be held on Saturday, January 27 from 11 A.M. - 3 P.M in the FCIEMAS Schiciano Auditorium.  Justyn Kasierski, J.D., and [..]

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