Med School Blog

E.g., Friday, April 26, 2019
E.g., Friday, April 26, 2019
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Mitchell T. Heflin, MD, MHS
March 6, 2019
Mitchell T. Heflin, MD, MHS , associate professor of medicine, has been named associate dean for Interprofessional Education and Care and director of...
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March 4, 2019
A $50 million grant from The Duke Endowment will accelerate and expand the recruitment of research scientists who specialize in the applied and basic...
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Gentzon Hall, MD, PhD and Brent Hanks, MD, PhD
March 1, 2019
Two faculty from the Department of Medicine have received 2019 ASCI Young Physician-Scientist Awards from the American Society for Clinical...
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February 27, 2019
Thought leaders from across the nation converged today in Washington, DC, at the National Academy of Sciences for a roundtable discussion about Open...
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S. Munir Alam, Ph.D.
February 20, 2019
In the quest to develop an effective HIV vaccine, researchers have focused attention on identifying and targeting the region of the virus’s outer...
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group of 11 award recipients and leaders
February 20, 2019
Faculty and a student from the School of Medicine were recognized at the Samuel Dubois Cook Society awards ceremony held Tuesday, February 19, 2019,...
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Trent Semans Center for Health Education
February 19, 2019
Duke University received $384.6 million last year from the National Institutes of Health to advance medical research, ranking 9th in the country...
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Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD
February 15, 2019
By Lindsay Key
A Duke scientist is one of ten researchers selected for a prestigious fellowship by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Kafui...
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Oren Gottfried, MD
February 14, 2019
By Lindsay Key
If you’ve tuned in to the popular TV shows The Good Doctor, Chicago Med, Royal Pains, and Elementary , it’s likely you’ve seen the work of Oren...
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Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH and Georgia Tomaras, PhD
February 13, 2019
The Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research has released its 2018 rankings of NIH funding for basic and clinical science departments, revealing...
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February 12, 2019
From left: Elizabeth Fraulo, Senior Director Health Services Research, DCRI; Bray Patrick-Lake; Daniel Wojdyla; Mary Klotman, MD, Dean of the School...
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Duke Cancer Center
February 12, 2019
It used to be a statistical fact that African-American men fared worse than whites when battling prostate cancer. But recent research led by...
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February 12, 2019
Joseph Heitman, MD, PhD of Duke University is the recipient of the 2019 Genetics Society of America (GSA) Edward Novitski Prize . Heitman is honored...
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Shreyansh Shah, MD and Ying Xian, MD, PhD
February 11, 2019
Endovascular therapy (EVT) presents a good chance of saving stroke patients’ lives, but because the treatment is not available at every hospital,...
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Steven Patierno, PhD
February 11, 2019
By Julie Poucher Harbin
As a boy growing up in Schenectady, New York, Steven Patierno, PhD, could often be found out in the woods performing surgery on frogs, when he wasn’t...

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