MEDx Distinguished Lecture, October 2, 2017

September 20, 2017

"Innovation in Medtech: Bedside to Bench to Bedside" MEDx will be welcoming William A. Hawkins III, E'76 for the MEDx Annual Distinguished Lecture Series. This event, taking place at the Trent Semans Center for Health Education in the Great Hall, is open to the Duke community and a reception will [..]

Request for Abstracts: Engineering Vaccines Symposium on November 15, 2017

September 20, 2017

MEDx is sponsoring the 1st Annual Engineering Vaccines Symposium on November 15, 2017 from 3:00-7:00pm.  We are currently accepting abstract submissions from all Graduate (PhD and MD-PhD) Students and Postdocs for the symposium, which will be held in the Great Hall of the Trent Semans Center.  [..]

Announcing the Speakers for the Kaganov Symposium; Friday, October 20, 2017

September 12, 2017

MEDx is pleased to announce the details of the upcoming Kaganov Symposium on Friday, October 20th, 2017. The Symposium kicks off the Kaganov Research Initiative in Pulmonary Medicine and Engineering, made possible by a generous gift from Carol and Alan Kaganov. Dr. Mary Klotman, Dean of Duke's [..]

Mobile App Gateway to Launch October 19, 2017

September 11, 2017

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 Education. The event will include several Duke speakers, consultations, and meet & [..]

Entrepreneurship Workshop: Assessing Customer Needs and Determining Market Size Sep 30, 2017

September 9, 2017

MEDx, along with the Pratt School of Engineering and the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative, is sponsoring the 2017 Entrepreneurship Workshop Series. September's workshop is "Assessing Customer Needs and Determining Market Size," presented by David Christie, MBA, BSc. As an inventor and/ [..]

ReGARDD Lecture at UNC with Rob Califf, Oct 2, 2017

August 31, 2017

Regulatory Guidance for Academic Research of Drugs and Devices (ReGARDD) is hosting a lecture on Modernizing the Clinical Research System with Dr. Rob Califf, Former FDA Commissioner and current Vice Chancellor for Health Data Science at Duke Health. Dr. Califf will discuss efforts to develop a [..]

Duke Mobile App Gateway hosts App Creation Workshops Sep 18-19, 2017

August 31, 2017

The Duke Mobile App Gateway, with support from Duke CTSI is hosting two App Creation Workshops using the Medable Axon platform. Medable offers Duke faculty and staff a platform to rapidly create ResearchKit or ResearchStack apps. On Sep 18th, Medable 101 Sessions providing an intro to the platform [..]

The Clinical and Basic/Translational Research Course

July 27, 2017

A new course has been developed to enhance exposure to research for trainees across all departments. This program is a partnership between the Division of Urology, other Divisions within Surgery, the School of Engineering, the Office of Curricular Affairs MS3 Program, the School of Engineering [..]

Real time monitoring of cardiac function during ex-vivo heart perfusion

July 13, 2017

MEDx sponsored Colloquium "Real time monitoring of cardiac function during ex-vivo heart perfusion" This colloquium is to assemble a clinical, engineering, and basic science team of investigators focused on identifying methods of assessing cardiac function during ex-vivo perfusion storage (heart in [..]

Kaganov Research Initiative Town Hall

July 5, 2017

Please join us for the MEDx Kaganov Research Initiative Town Hall Date: Monday, July 24, 2017 Time: 5-6:30pm Location: Fitzpatrick CIEMAS Atrium - Ground Level MEDx is hosting this town hall so that researchers can: Learn about the Kaganov Research Intiative in Pulmonary Medicine and Engineering [..]