Front view of the Trent Semans Center for Health Education

Mission Driven: Education, Research, Patient Care, and Community Partnerships

Dismantling Racism and advancing Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the School of Medicine

Moments to Movement

Duke University School of Medicine is committed to dismantling racism and to better understanding the root causes, harms, and strategies to reduce racial inequity. This commitment, known as Moments to Movement, extends from within our institutional walls, to our surrounding community, and our nation. 

Welcome New MD Students

First-year students in the Doctor of Medicine (MD) program participated in a White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 5. Over 70% of this year’s class are women, and 29% are from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. 

Welcome 2022 Incoming Classes

The Duke Human Vaccine Institute

Preventing the next influenza pandemic

With support from the Collaborative Influenza Vaccine Innovation Centers (CIVICs) contract, Duke aims to create a vaccine that will prevent pandemics related to flu and provides more robust coverage year to year.