The School of Medicine is accepting applications for its eighth annual RFP to provide support for interdisciplinary colloquia that bring together basic, translational, clinical and data science faculty members with common interests in a biomedical problem or area. All submissions must be received on or before 11:59 p.m., Aug. 9, 2018.
The recipients of the Department of Medicine faculty Excellence in Education Awards have been announced.
Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI), along with other sponsors from Duke University Main Campus, Duke Health, and PDC, is organizing the 4th annual Duke Health Innovation Jam! This will be a shark tank-style event on Oct. 4, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Great Hall at Trent Semans. Applications are due Aug. 24 by 5 p.m.
Lara Kapp Hayes, MD, senior assistant resident in the Medicine residency training program, has been selected to serve as the Durham VA Medical Center Chief Resident for Quality and Safety (CRQS) for 2019-20.
Duke University will host the Precision Medicine World Conference 2018, Sept. 24-25 at the Washington Duke Inn. Discounted tickets are available for Duke attendees if purchased by July 5.
Jenny Van Kirk, MD, is the 2018-19 chief resident for internal medicine at Duke University Hospital. Dr. Van Kirk is passionate about medical education. “It is something that I really enjoy, and I want it to be a part of my career forever,” she said.