DukeMed Alumni News

DukeMed Alumni NewsSpring 2018



MEDx: The Intersection of Medicine and Engineering

Bridging the Gap by Spurring Discovery

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MEDx: Spurs Discovery at the Intersection of Medicine and Engineering

The result is a fast-growing growing synergy between medicine and engineering that is producing dramatic new advances on a wide range of fronts. Aristotle’s aphorism “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts” describes the impetus behind MEDx—an initiative launched in 2015 by then-School of Medicine Dean Nancy Andrews and then Pratt School of Engineering Dean Tom Katsouleas, with support by Provost Sally Kornbluth, to further increase collaboration between the schools of medicine and engineering.  

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75 Years Young

Duke's Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Celebrates its Past and Looks Toward its Future

During its three quarters of a century, the program has evolved from a tiny certificate course whose total enrollment you could count on one hand into a leading doctoral program with a fleet of premier faculty, more than 200 students, innovative learning practices, thriving research projects, active clinical opportunities, and a global reach.

It’s been a remarkable journey, and the DPT program is celebrating its 75th birthday this year with a series of events that will culminate in a gala at the Washington Duke Inn on September 15, 2018. 

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