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2018 Harriet Cook Carter Lecture

December 14, 2017

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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 [..]

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 [..]

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