Med School Blog

E.g., Saturday, August 17, 2019
E.g., Saturday, August 17, 2019
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Amanda Farrell
March 29, 2019
Amanda Farrell, Duke 2nd-year medical student, has been selected as an inaugural recipient of the Grant for Emerging Researcher/Clinician Mentorship...
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two women in front of a building. Sign reads MCHP, Mountain Community Health Partnership
March 22, 2019
By Lindsay Key
It’s a four-hour drive west across the state of North Carolina from Durham to Bakersville, a small town in Mitchell County. Most of the drive is on...
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Christopher Kanakry, MD’07
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...
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Renato D. Lopes, M.D., Ph.D.
March 18, 2019
In a finding that suggests less is more, researchers led by the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) found that the drugs apixaban and clopidogrel...
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AOA Logo
March 15, 2019
Twice a year the Alpha Omega Alpha (AΩA​) Medical Honor Society elects a small number of new members. The criteria include scholastic achievement,...
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March 15, 2019
On Friday, March 15th, medical students at Duke opened their envelopes and learned where in the country they will complete their residency programs...
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March 14, 2019
Scott Soderling, PhD, has been named chair of the Department of Cell Biology, effective immediately. Dr. Soderling was named interim chair in...
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View of the Trent Semans Center for Health Education
March 12, 2019
U.S. News & World Report assessed 120 medical schools and once again ranked the Duke University School of Medicine among the best in the nation,...
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C. David Page, PhD
March 8, 2019
C. David Page, PhD, has been named the new chair of the Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, effective June 15, 2019. Dr. Page is...
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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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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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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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