Translating Duke Health News

Translating Duke Health Initiative Celebrates Two Years of Success

So far, 24 grants have been awarded totaling more than 2.8 million in seed funding. Eight School of Medicine departments have participated to recruit 17 strategic hires, called TDH Scholars, with additional recruitments ongoing. Twelve million dollars has been earmarked to support research infrastructure to accelerate discovery, including such things as a biobanking resource, and 24 educational symposia were hosted to bring together basic scientists, clinicians, and population health thought leaders.

Duke launches Project HOPE1000

Project Hope1000, a new Children’s Health & Discovery Initiative (CHDI) research study launches this week, coinciding with World Prematurity Day.