Alumni News and Awards

E.g., Tuesday, November 19, 2019
E.g., Tuesday, November 19, 2019
News
Mark Humayun, MD’89, HS’90-’93
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Mark Humayun, MD’89, HS’90-’93 is a 2019 recipient of Duke Medical Alumni Association's Distinguished Alumnus Award. He is an internationally known...
News
Manesh Patel, MD
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Laura Ertel
The Duke Division of Cardiology is using big data to help physicians analyze images from coronary angiograms more quickly and accurately. A team led...
News
Oluwadamilola “Lola” Fayanju, MD
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Laura Ertel
National cancer databases provide a ton of valuable information for researchers, but institutional data is often more granular, including details...
News
Cara O’Brien, MD
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Laura Ertel
With sepsis, time is of the essence. Left untreated, the illness—a runaway immune response to infection—can quickly become life-threatening. Hours,...
News
Scott Palmer Jr., MD’93, HS’93-’96, ’96-’99, MHS’00,
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Aliza Inbari
Duke is internationally recognized as a leader in clinical lung transplant and lung transplant research. Investigators at Duke have advanced our...
News
Tai-Po Tschang, MD’72
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Dave Hart
When it was time for Tai-Po Tschang, MD’72 , to decide where to go to medical school, the choice could hardly have been easier. Duke, in fact, made...
News
Richard Schatz, MD’77
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Dave Hart
Richard Schatz, MD’77 , was in California, just days away from returning to New York to begin his senior year as an undergraduate at the State...
News
Gavin Maitland
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Aliza Inbari
Lung Transplant Survivor Gives Back Growing up in Scotland, Gavin Maitland was intrigued by the 1979 movie Escape from Alcatraz, in which Clint...
News
Holton Wellness Center
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Bernadette Gillis
New Program Gets Medical Students Off Campus and into the Community Maya Torain first stepped onto the Duke campus as a medical school student two...
News
Oluwadamilola “Lola” Fayanju and Erich Huang
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
By Laura Ertel
Welcome to the Revolution. First came steam power, then electric power, and then the information age. Now, according to the World Economic Forum, we’...
Blog Post
Christopher Kanakry, MD’07
Thursday, March 21, 2019
By Aliza Inbari
Christopher Kanakry, MD’07, an investigator at the National Cancer Institute, has been named a 2018 Lasker Clinical Research Scholar. His research at...
Blog Post
Dr. Crusty Rosemond
Thursday, January 31, 2019
By Aliza Inbari
Remembering a Member of the Greatest Generation Robert Malone Rosemond (1924-2018), Class of 1953 Every summer Robert (Crusty) Malone Rosemond, AB’49...
Blog Post
Shree Bose
Thursday, September 27, 2018
By Lindsay Key
The first time Shree Bose saw a live beating human heart, it took her breath away. She was on a surgery rotation, one of the clinical rotations that...
Blog Post
ELEMENT GENOMICS
Thursday, September 27, 2018
By Laura Ertel
When four Duke researchers developed an innovative technique for exploring the non-coding genome—the 98 percent of our DNA that does not encode...
Blog Post
REACH Illustration
Thursday, September 27, 2018
By Whitney J. Palmer // Illustration by Ken Orvidas
In the 1950s, Kimberly Johnson’s maternal grandmother was diagnosed with metastatic cervical cancer and ultimately lost her life to the disease...

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