Research

Transforming Medicine and Health Through Scientific Research

Duke is one of the largest biomedical research enterprises in the country, with more than $600 million in sponsored research expenditures annually. The Duke University School of Medicine includes the research efforts of 2,000 basic science and clinical faculty members who strive to transform medicine and health, locally and globally, through innovative scientific research and rapid translation of breakthrough discoveries. Their research, which extends from the bench to the bedside, has resulted in some of the world’s most significant medical and biological discoveries and has resulted in innovative new treatments for a wide range of human diseases.  

Medicine + Engineering is a new initiative aimed at enhancing research opportunities for collaboration between School of Medicine and Pratt School of Engineering
faculty members and students.

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