Med School Blog

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E.g., Sunday, June 7, 2020
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W. Todd Cade, PT, PhD
February 25, 2020
W. Todd Cade, PT, PhD, associate director of Postdoctoral Fellowships, Program in Physical Therapy & Department of Medicine at Washington...
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Group holding and cutting a ribbon for the grand opening.
February 20, 2020
With a grateful nod to the past and a bright eye on the future, the Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) officially opened its...
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Jenna Armstrong
February 18, 2020
Duke University medical student Jenna Armstrong is among 28 U.S. recipients selected for a Gates-Cambridge Scholarship . The scholarship covers a...
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panel of speakers at the symposium
February 13, 2020
By By Susan Gallagher
On Tuesday, February 11, an interdisciplinary group of Duke researchers and clinicians launched the Duke Sexual and Gender Minority Health Program at...
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People exiting train wearing antiviral masks
February 12, 2020
By Mary Brophy Marcus
Just six weeks ago, almost no one was talking about coronavirus. But by the third week of January, stories about a worrisome illness spreading in...
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Trent Semans Center for Health Education
February 12, 2020
Duke University continues its leadership in biomedical research, ranking eighth among the nation’s top medical schools and research institutions for...
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Duke University Presidential Seal
February 10, 2020
The Presidential Awards recognize individuals and teams who made distinctive contributions to Duke University and Health System and have demonstrated...
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Jennifer L. Eaton, MD, MSCI
February 10, 2020
Using freshly donated eggs for women undergoing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) provides a small but statistically significant advantage in birth...
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Herman Staats, PhD
February 5, 2020
A new ingredient added to a current cocaine vaccine appears to enhance its effectiveness in blocking the drug’s “high” when tested in mice, Duke...
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Anthony Viera, M.D., MPH; Heather Whitson, M.D., MHS
February 3, 2020
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Duke University $1.4 million over four years to train physician-scientists to address Alzheimer’s...
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Erich Huang, MD, PhD
January 29, 2020
Erich Huang , MD, PhD, has served as Co-Director since Duke Forge’s inception in 2017. Duke Forge is located in the School of Medicine and serves as...
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Hashim Al-Hashimi, PhD in his lab with other people, announcement of the Award above.
January 22, 2020
Hashim Al-Hashimi , PhD, James B. Duke Professor of Biochemistry, has received the 2020 National Academy of Sciences Award in Molecular Biology . The...
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Dr. Eugene Washington and Dean Mary E. Klotman unveiling the Armstrong portrait
January 21, 2020
“Brenda Armstrong was a passionate advocate for social justice and her life exemplified that commitment. She was passionate about people, especially...
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Xray view of a femur fracture that did not heal following a surgery
January 15, 2020
By Lindsay Key
A fall—whether down the porch steps or on a slick patch of ice in the driveway—can have a big impact on anyone, but it can be especially difficult...
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Mary E. Klotman, MD, and  Maria Blasi, PhD
January 9, 2020
By Lindsay Key
Human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is one of nature’s trickiest invaders, hijacking the biological makeup of a body’s own cells to infect and...

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