Alumni News and Awards

E.g., Wednesday, July 15, 2020
E.g., Wednesday, July 15, 2020
News
C. Keith Ozaki, AB’84, MD’88,
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
C. Keith Ozaki, AB’84, MD’88, majored in political science as an undergraduate at Duke, but he soon found himself drawn toward the life sciences. “I...
News
SOM Zoom
Thursday, April 30, 2020
By Dave Hart
The arrival and rapid spread of COVID-19 in mid-March disrupted virtually all normal operations at Duke. Administrators, faculty, students, and staff...
News
Mark S. Komrad
Thursday, April 30, 2020
By Aliza Inbari
The Silence of the Lambs , the 1991 award-winning movie in which Sir Anthony Hopkins plays Hannibal Lecter, a sociopathic psychiatrist and...
News
Amy Arundale
Thursday, April 30, 2020
By Dave Hart
Amy Arundale, DPT’11 , has spent virtually her entire life involved in soccer: as a player, coach, trainer, biomechanical researcher, and clinical...
News
Thursday, April 30, 2020
As part of a massive national effort to improve and modernize flu shots, the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI) received three research contracts...
News
Lejla Vajzovic, MD, HS’11-’13
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Lejla Vajzovic has established an international reputation as a rising star in vitreoretinal surgery, research, and teaching. She is an...
News
Lisa Amaya-Jackson, MD, MPH
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Lisa Amaya-Jackson is a child and adolescent psychiatrist and a tireless advocate for children and families who have experienced violence, trauma,...
News
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Debara Tucci is a national expert on the causes, impact, and treatment of hearing impairment and loss. She is director of the National Institute on...
News
L. Ebony Boulware, MD’95, MPH
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Ebony Boulware is a nationally known researcher, educator, and academic leader who has made fundamental contributions to improving the quality and...
News
Philip Gold, AB’66, MD’70
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Philip Gold is arguably the world’s foremost expert on the neuroendocrine underpinnings of psychiatry and a pioneering investigator of the...
News
Balancing Act
Thursday, April 30, 2020
By Dave Hart
When Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH, is in the operating room performing surgery on a patient with breast cancer, she focuses all of her considerable...
News
Vietnam Research
Thursday, April 30, 2020
By Jim Rogalski
It’s an early November morning and third-year Duke medical students Amanda Farrell, MSIII , and Thao Nguyen, AB’16, MSIII , are walking through the...
Blog Post
Gregory Sempowski, PhD
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Researchers and staff at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute and the Duke Regional Biocontainment Laboratory are working around the clock to develop...
Blog Post
Duke Clinical Research Institute logo on the Durham Center Building
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has funded up to $50 million to evaluate hydroxychloroquine as a preventive drug for the novel...
Blog Post
Priyamvada Acharya in cryo-EM facility
Thursday, March 26, 2020
By Lindsay Key
Although most research laboratories at Duke University are shuttered to prevent future transmission of the Covid-19 coronavirus, one of the few to...

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