Welcome to the Office of Physician-Scientist Development (OPSD)

Duke University School of Medicine is committed to fostering a community of successful physician-scientist scholars and mentors.

OPSD is delighted to serve as a central resource for Duke physician-scientists, students and trainees to leverage research and career support programs across the institution. All 16 clinical departments within the Duke School of Medicine have joined us in our mission. From education and professional development to career mentorship and funding opportunities, we are excited to be national leaders in physician-scientist development. 

Consider all that Duke has to offer—and join our physician-scientist community!


2021 Annual Report

Thank you for your support of the Duke University School of Medicine (SOM) Office of Physician-Scientist Development (OPSD). Contributions from Duke Clinical Departments over the past year have allowed us to serve the future and current physician-scientists across the institution and to demonstrate Duke’s unmatched institutional commitment to supporting the careers of physician-scientists.  Full report available here.

Recent News

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Tuesday, September 14, 2021
By Cyndi Duke-Terry
Dr. Geeta Swamy
Thursday, May 13, 2021
By Cyndi Duke-Terry
Dr. Genevieve Neal-Perry and Dr. Helen Chu
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
By Cyndi Duke
Dr. P. Kay Lund and Dr. Shoshana Kahana
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
By Cyndi Duke-Terry


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