Department of Medicine faculty had a number of accepted proposals for the Duke School of Medicine's 2015-16 Interdisciplinary Colloquia.
The interdisciplinary colloquia is intended to bring together basic science, translational and clinical faculty members with common interests in a biomedical problem or area.
Recipients from the Department of Medicine are:
Steve Taylor, MD (Infectious Diseases): Duke Malaria Investigators Group
John Rawls, PhD (Gastroenterology): Duke Zebrafish Research Symposia
Diego Bohorquez, PhD (Gastroenterology): Gastronauts
Andrew Armstrong, MD (Medical Oncology): Genitourinary Oncology Research Forum
Neal Ready, MD, PhD (Medical Oncology): Immune Oncology Translational Research Colloquium
Laura Svetkey, MD (Nephrology): Promoting Interdisciplinary Research to Address Implicit Bias
Heather Whitson, MD (Geriatrics): Promoting Reserve and Resilience Across the Lifespan
Farr Curlin, MD (General Internal Medicine): Theology, Medicine and Culture Colloquium