Events

MEDx Café

Wednesdays | 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

An informal time to meet with MEDx leadership to learn more about MEDx, an initiative between the School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering, held every other week at NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center) or Twinnie's (1st floor, FCIEMAS). For more information, contact Donna Crenshaw.

  • October 2 | Twinnie's
  • October 16 | NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center)
  • October 30 | Twinnie's
  • November 13 | NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center)
  • November 27 | Twinnie's
  • December 11 | NOSH (1st floor, Trent Semans Center)

Upcoming Events

Digital Health Day 2019

Wednesday, September 25

10:30 am to 4:30 pm Trent Semans Building

This program will include insights from experts in research, clinical care, and device development and will explore how health tech is used from pediatrics to gerontology.

NSF Grants for Faculty Workshop

Thursday, October 3

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm 249 Rubenstein Library (Carpenter Conference Room)

This workshop provides step-by-step guidance for faculty writing standard NSF research and education grants.

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Fundamentals of Intellectual Property: A Workshop for Inventors

Saturday, October 12

11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Bullpen at Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

Presenter: Greg Carlin, MS, JD, Meunier Carlin & Curfman LLC

We are pleased to announce to 2019-2020 Entrepreneurship Workshop Series. The workshops will be held from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on selected Saturdays starting Sept. 21, 2019 Open to faculty, students and staff. There is no cost to attend and lunch is provided. Advance registration for each workshop is required. Registration: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bOPzSSe6EpZ9Qzz

Greg Carlin headshot

Scholars Photo Day

Friday, October 18

11:00 am to 3:00 pm Broadhead Center, Second Floor, Chaplin Family Lounge (Room 247)

Need a new photo for your Scholars profile? Come to our next Scholars Photo Day!

Scholars day examples from last photo day

1st Annual Symposium on Big Data and Precision Health

Thursday, October 24

8:30 am to 7:00 pm Great Hall, Trent Semans Center

Join us for a full day of dynamic discussions with distinguished speakers and panelists to learn more about cutting-edge research in the multidisciplinary field of big data and precision health. This inaugural annual event will offer stimulating sessions as well as opportunities to network and discuss potential collaborations. Lunch included for registered attendees.

Woo Center

3rd Annual Invented at Duke Celebration

Tuesday, November 5

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Penn Pavilion

Invented at Duke celebrates and promotes the diverse accomplishments of Duke innovators and entrepreneurs. MEDx will hold a table as a Featured Resource at this years' event.

Invented at Duke Calendar Invite

MEDx Distinguished Lecture: Advanced Retinal Implants

Friday, November 8

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Trent Semans Center for Health Education - Great Hall

Presenter: Dr. Humayun, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Humayun is an internationally recognized pioneer in vision restoration. He assembled a team of multidisciplinary experts to develop the first FDA approved artificial retina, Argus II, for sight restoration. He has more than 100 patents/patent applications and more than 200 peer reviewed publications. He is a member of the U.S. National Academies of Medicine, Engineering, and Inventors. He was named top 1% of ophthalmologists by the U.S. News & World Report. For his extraordinary contributions he was awarded the United States' highest technological achievement, the 2015 National Medal of Technology and Innovation by President Obama. Dr Humayun is an IEEE Fellow and the recipient of the 2018 IEEE Biomedical Engineering Award. Registration: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2aTKHOVtUgxkUFn

Dr. Humayun

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Saturday, November 16

11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Bullpen at Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

Presenter: Bill Walker, PhD, Mattson Family Director, Duke University Pratt School of Engineering

We are pleased to announce to 2019-2020 Entrepreneurship Workshop Series. The workshops will be held from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on selected Saturdays starting Sept. 21, 2019 Open to faculty, students and staff. There is no cost to attend and lunch is provided. Advance registration for each workshop is required. Registration: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aflT68BmLxDKKHj

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Working Within Regulatory Boundaries to Win in Medical Product Development

Saturday, January 11

11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Bullpen at Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

Presenter: Erika Segear, Ph.D., RAC, Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs at Duke University

We are pleased to announce to 2019-2020 Entrepreneurship Workshop Series. The workshops will be held from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on selected Saturdays starting Sept. 21, 2019 Open to faculty, students and staff. There is no cost to attend and lunch is provided. Advance registration for each workshop is required. Registration: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_74cuIWUSexH5Tp3

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

Saturday, February 8

11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Bullpen at Duke Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative

Presenter: Scott Corey, VP Product Development, Key Tech Inc.

MEDx is pleased to announce to 2019-2020 Entrepreneurship Workshop Series. The workshops will be held from 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. on selected Saturdays starting Sept. 21 2019. Open to faculty, students and staff. There is no cost to attend and lunch is provided. Advance registration for each workshop is required. Registration: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3EPXwMseRn5aPYx

Scott Corey headshot

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