Med School Blog

E.g., Wednesday, June 20, 2018
E.g., Wednesday, June 20, 2018
News
June 7, 2016
People with serious mental illnesses who use guns to commit suicide are often legally eligible to purchase guns, despite having a past record of an...
Blog Post
June 6, 2016
Dr. Mark Stacy, vice dean for clinical research at Duke University School of Medicine, remembers his special friendship with Muhammed Ali. Dr. Stacy...
Blog Post
June 3, 2016
A research team at Duke University has discovered a potential new class of small-molecule drugs that simultaneously block two sought-after targets in...
Blog Post
May 31, 2016
Jun Wang received her Ph.D. from the Duke University School of Medicine this month. “My participation in this Bass Connections project is one of the...
Blog Post
May 26, 2016
By Julie McKeel
The 2016 Duke Clinical Research Day, sponsored by the School of Medicine, in partnership with the Duke Clinical Research Institute and the Graduate...
Blog Post
May 16, 2016
Congratulations to the 373 students in the Duke University School of Medicine who graduated on May 15, 2016, marking the successful culmination of...
Blog Post
May 16, 2016
The recombinant poliovirus therapy developed at the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke Health has been granted “breakthrough therapy...
Blog Post
May 12, 2016
On Monday, May 9th, Faculty and staff gathered in the Great Hall of the Trent Semans Center for the 2016 Spring Faculty Meeting. Faculty were...
Blog Post
May 12, 2016
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has awarded fellowships to five Duke medical students and a renewal to a sixth. Each medical fellow receives $41,...
News
May 5, 2016
Four School of Medicine faculty were awarded distinguished professorships at a May 4th dinner. Distinguished professorships recognize both...
Press Release
May 4, 2016
Michael B. Kastan , M.D., Ph.D., executive director of the Duke Cancer Institute, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, an advisory...
Blog Post
April 27, 2016
An article in Nature details that fears are on the rise that US government and private funders are working at cross purposes. “There’s a lack of...
Blog Post
April 21, 2016
Five School of Medicine faculty members were elected to the ASCI and AAP in April. Membership in these two organizations is a distinction recognizing...
Press Release
April 21, 2016
Shelley Hwang, M.D., chief of breast surgery at the Duke Cancer Institute, has been named one of TIME’s 100 most influential people for 2016 as a...
Blog Post
April 18, 2016
Dear School of Medicine faculty, staff and students, I was saddened and appalled by the North Carolina state legislature’s recent passage of House...

Pages