Med School Blog

E.g., Wednesday, December 19, 2018
E.g., Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Blog Post
Child under optical coherence tomography angiography machine
September 11, 2018
By Lindsay Key
Duke scientists found that a recently popularized non-invasive technology used to detect eye diseases in adults can also be used on infants. Using an...
Blog Post
September 10, 2018
Duke researchers in the Regeneration Next Initiative discuss their work on re-growing tissues in the human nervous system. The hope would be to...
News
September 10, 2018
Two Duke faculty have received awards from the American Society for Microbiology. The 2019 American Society for Microbiology awards in research,...
Blog Post
Anthony J. Viera, MD, MPH,
August 30, 2018
Duke Community & Family Medicine has been awarded a $1.8 million five-year grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to...
Blog Post
Rossie Clark-Cotton, Fifth-year Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Cell Biology, Duke University
August 30, 2018
By Rossie Clark-Cotton
I love graduate school. I use genetics and cell biology to study the mechanisms by which cells change their shape in response to chemical cues. In...
Blog Post
Amy Abernethy, MD, Commencement speaker
August 27, 2018
Duke University’s Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi) program celebrates the graduation of the class of 2018 on Saturday August 18th...
News
August 20, 2018
By Lindsay Key
Donald Fox, PhD and Erez Cohen, PhD candidate in the Fox Lab Just like people in crisis, not every organ responds the same way when faced with an...
Blog Post
Alpha Omega Alpha logo
August 14, 2018
Twice a year the Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA​) Medical Honor Society elects a small number of new members. The criteria include scholastic achievement,...
Press Release
Peter E. Fecci, M.D., Ph.D.
August 13, 2018
Glioblastoma brain tumors can have an unusual effect on the body’s immune system, often causing a dramatic drop in the number of circulating T-cells...
News
Colin S. Duckett, PhD
August 7, 2018
Colin S. Duckett, PhD, chief scientific officer of the Baylor Scott & White Research Institute and professor in the Department of Medicine in the...
Blog Post
August 6, 2018
The School of Medicine welcomes the more than 550 students from across the country and around the world who started their health professions careers...
Blog Post
July 30, 2018
Back row (from left): Scott Palmer, MD; David Harpole, MD; Andrew Alspaugh, MD; Dee Gunn, MD; Rasheed Gbadegesin, MD, MBBS; Gerry Blobe, MD, PhD...
Blog Post
July 30, 2018
Eight of the ten deans at Duke are now women. Deans Klotman, Kelley, and McClain were interviewed by WRAL about being in the majority among deans at...
Blog Post
Adrian Hernandez, MD, vice dean of clinical research in the School of Medicine
July 19, 2018
By Lindsay Key
Duke University School of Medicine has announced a partnership with Vivli , a nonprofit organization that today launched a new data-sharing and...
Press Release
Dorothy Sipkins, M.D., Ph.D.
July 18, 2018
A deadly feature of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is its invasion of the central nervous system. ALL in the central nervous system is very...

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