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MEDx fosters the exchange of ideas and creates research opportunities between physicians, engineers, computer scientists, researchers and innovators at Duke University.

MEDx Distinguished Lecture

This year's Distinguished Lecture will feature Rosalind Picard! Save the date: October 19 at 4 P.M.

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COVID-19 Engineering Response Team

We're working on projects to address Duke Health's identified clinical equipment needs.

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Fall 2020 Newsletter

Catch up on MEDx events, projects, news, funding opportunities and more!

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MEDx Announces 2020 Pilot Project Awardees

September 16, 2020

Duke MEDx is excited to announce the awardees for our Pilot Projects call for proposals.

Type 2 Diabetes Drugs Work Better in Tethered Combination Therapy

August 27, 2020

With support from MEDx, Ashutosh Chilkoti developed a single molecule, dual-drug therapy for diabetes that works well in mice for more than a week after a single injection.

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Rames and Cox Named Newest Barr-Spach Medicine and Engineering Scholars

August 17, 2020

Endowed scholarship supports med students as they pursue engineering degree

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Early Detection of COVID-19: How Your Smartwatch Could Help

August 13, 2020

Duke researchers aim to detect coronavirus infections early in CovIdentify study.

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MEDx Announces COVID-19 Pilot Project Awardees

July 16, 2020

Duke MEDx is excited to announce the awardees for our COVID-19 Pilot Projects call for proposals.

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Upcoming Events

An Inventor's Introduction to Intellectual Property

Wednesday, September 23

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Virtual

Presenter: Dr. William Walker

Dr. William Walker

Health Connect South 2020

Thursday, September 24

8:00 am to 5:00 pm Virtual

"Join us for the 2020 Virtual Gathering September 24. Together, Health Advances."

Keep Your Funding Flowing: How to Build an Investor Pipelines

Thursday, September 24

12:00 pm Virtual

Presenter: Jenny Fielding, Managing Director at Techstars

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MEDx Café

Wednesday, September 30

10:30 am to 12:00 pm Virtual

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SoM Research Week

Monday, October 5 to Thursday, October 8

(All day) Virtual

SoM Research Week

Duke MEDx News

The MEDx e-newsletter is sent once per semester and provides a snapshot of our research, programs, people and events.

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