Alumni News and Awards

E.g., Monday, November 30, 2020
E.g., Monday, November 30, 2020
News
Eric Dziuban
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Dave Hart
A Long Struggle Eric Dziuban, MD’07, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s country director for the southwest African nation of Namibia,...
News
Claire Aldridge
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Dave Hart
Turning a Terrifying Ordeal into an Opportunity to Help Before Claire Aldridge, PhD’96 , and her husband, Matt Burnside, took their daughter on a...
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Charles Lucore
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Dave Hart
'Like a Tsunami' When reports early last winter indicated that a mysterious new infectious disease had broken out of its point of origin in Wuhan,...
News
Lowell Tyler
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Bernadette Gillis
In his nearly nine years working at Duke, Lowell Tyler says there have been countless times when he’s been the only Black person or Black man in the...
News
Kirsten Simmons
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Bernadette Gillis
For most medical students, getting the opportunity to don a white coat is a major milestone, one that fills them with excitement to be that much...
News
Kenyon Railey
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Bernadette Gillis
A paper hat made by a five-year-old, especially one that doesn’t quite look like a hat at first glance, may not appear to have anything to do with...
News
Kevin Thomas
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Bernadette Gillis
'Say their names.' That’s the call made by many in reference to the numerous Black people who have been killed by police or civilian vigilantes in...
News
Students in front of chapel.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
By Dave Hart
Last spring, when Prince Boadi accepted an offer to attend Duke University School of Medicine starting in the fall of 2020, he knew the experience—...
Blog Post
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
By Dave Hart
When Wilburt C. Davison, MD , the founding dean of Duke University School of Medicine, was looking for a candidate to serve as the school’s inaugural...
Blog Post
Irwin Fridovich
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Biochemist Irwin Fridovich , the James B. Duke Professor Emeritus of Medicine and a familiar figure on the Duke campus for more than 60 years, died...
Blog Post
Winnifred Allen “Al” Addison and his wife, Sally Addison.
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
By Aliza Inbari
Growing up on a large farm near Toccoa, Georgia, Winnifred Allen “Al” Addison, AB’56, MD’60, HS’60-’65, HS’71-’72, P’83, GP’14, GP’18 , was...
Blog Post
Bob Green and Tom MacDougall
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
By Dave Hart
As an Air Force surgeon stationed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, during the height of the Vietnam War, Robert Green, AB’56, MD’...
Blog Post
William H. Spencer III and his wife, Ann Spencer
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
By Aliza Inbari
In 1972, when William H. Spencer III, AB’61, MD’65, HS’69-’72, P’89, P’89, P’89,’93 , completed his fellowship in cardiology at Duke University...
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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...
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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...

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