Decompostion of Neural Circuits Underlying Mental Disorders

November 15, 2017

Sent on behalf of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and the Information Initiative at Duke (iiD): Please join us from 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 in the Ahmadieh Grand Hall, 330 Gross Hall, for a joint Quantitative Initiative seminar titled “Decomposition of [..]

Call for Proposals: Duke Gastroenterology and Hepatology Pilot Research Grants - Submissions due January 31, 2018

November 10, 2017

This internal funding announcement will award funds of up to $20,000 for novel pilot projects that investigate a research question related to disorders of the digestive tract. The pilot projects must be collaborations between faculty members in the Pratt School of Engineering and the Division of [..]

Piecing Together MS

October 30, 2017

A single symptom doesn’t tell much of a story. However, like an artist collecting and organizing fragments of glass to create a work of art, doctors and researchers gather symptoms, data, external factors and more to piece together diseases and craft better treatment options for patients. Lee [..]

Duke Pulmonary Research Conference

October 26, 2017

Duke Engineering Research Overview Speakers Tony Jun Huang, Ph.D.Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Material Science Kathy Nightingale, Ph.D.Professor of Biomedical EngineeringDirector, Duke Medical Imaging Training ProgramDuke University Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2017Time: 4:30 - 5:30 P.M. [..]

Once again, Duke is in the Final Four!

October 25, 2017

Duke has been selected as one of four finalists from among 41 teams from eight countries in this year's GE Healthcare & Emergency Medicine Foundation Point of Care Challenge.Duke School of Medicine Emergency Physician Josh Broder, M.D.; Pratt School of Engineering graduate student Matthew [..]

Grant Recipients for Kaganov Research Initiative Announced

October 23, 2017

The Kaganov Research Initiative in Pulmonary Medicine and Engineering awarded three one-year grants of $150,000 at the Kaganov Symposium on October 20. This initiative, supported by a generous gift from Dr. Alan and Mrs. Carol Kaganov is to build robust collaborations between engineers and [..]

Exploring the full potential of SBIR/STTR

October 23, 2017

Whether you are new to the SBIR program or are a seasoned awardee, this symposium will provide updates on many existing opportunities that may suit your projects.

Fundamentals of Intellectual Property: A Workshop for Inventors

October 9, 2017

Gregory J. Carlin, M.S., J.D.Meunier Carlin & Curfman LLC Sponsored by Engineering Entrepreneurial Ventures, MEDx,And Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship 11am – 3pm (lunch provided)Saturday October 21, 2017The Bullpen, 3rd Floor, 215 Morris Street, Durham, NC RSVP Required at https://duke. [..]

Michael Rubinstein: A Collaborative Approach to Soft-Matter Engineering and Science

September 21, 2017

New faculty member Michael Rubinstein creates polymeric models to bridge scientific disciplines and advance soft-matter research.