Two Duke Scholars Received North Carolina's Highest Honor

November 17, 2021

Two Duke faculty members will be honored Thursday with the state’s highest civilian honor, the North Carolina Award. Governor Roy Cooper will present the award to Timothy B. Tyson for literature and to Blake S. Wilson for science.

Tim Tyson and Blake Wilson, Duke faculty who are also Duke alumni, will be among nine individuals to receive the state's highest civilian honor.

Six Duke Engineers Named to Global Highly Cited List

November 16, 2021

The list of Highly Cited Researchers for 2021 includes six Duke engineering professors spanning all four Pratt School of Engineering departments: Charles Gersbach (BME and MEDx Affiliate), David Mitzi (MEMS), Yiran Chen (ECE), Stefano Curtarolo (MEMS), David Smith (ECE) and Mark Wiesner (CEE and MEDx Affiliate).

Six Duke Engineers Named to Global Highly Cited List

“A Joyful Day”: Dedicating the Wilkinson Building

November 16, 2021

More than 200 well-wishers gathered Saturday, November 13 to celebrate the opening of Duke Engineering’s new Wilkinson Building.

Wilkinson Building

General Milley Visits Duke Engineering Labs, Faculty and Students

November 15, 2021

The nation’s highest-ranking military officer heard pitches, saw design projects and talked security during a visit to the Wilkinson Building.

General Milley

Highlighting Musah Lab and PhD student, George Mou

November 12, 2021

George Mou is a second-year PhD student at Duke University working in the Musah Lab

George Mou in Lab

Call for Applications: Duke LEADER 2022 Program

November 10, 2021

Applications are due November 12, 2021

LEADER program

Takeaways from Jennifer Doudna, PhD, on "CRISPR: Rewriting DNA and the Future of Humanity"

November 10, 2021

Duke MEDx was pleased to host Dr. Doudna at the recent Distinguished Lecture

Jennifer Doudna

In Case You Missed It: Antimicrobial Coating for Orthopedic Implants Prevents Dangerous Infections

November 9, 2021

MEDx investigator, Tatiana Segura, teams up with Duke colleagues to develop a new surgical implant coating shown to prevent 100% of infections in mice

The mixture of self-assembling polymers and antibiotics is cured on human intramedullary hip implants using a handheld light source

Musah Lab publishes book chapter in Advances in Stem Cell Biology

November 9, 2021

MEDx Investigator, Samira Musah, and Musah Lab team members authored the chapter

Book cover

Funding Opportunity: Duke-Coulter Translational Partnership Grants

November 8, 2021

Applications can be submitted starting Dec. 1, 2021. Deadline to submit is March 3, 2022.

Wallace H. Coulter Foundation