Annual Research Retreat

The annual Medicine Research Retreat is an important strategic planning session for the Department's research mission and activities. 

All faculty and research fellows are encouraged to make every effort to participate in the retreat.

Research Retreat 2018

The eighth annual Department of Medicine Research Retreat will take place Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Washington Duke Inn.


2018 Agenda

Presentations and discussion

  • DOM resources in support of faculty research
    Scott Palmer, MD, MHS
    Vice Chair for Research
  • Vision for Clinical Research at Duke
    Adrian Hernandez, MD
    Vice Dean for Clinical Research

  • Novel approaches to Translational Research
    Simon Gregory, PhD
    Director of Genomics and Epigenetics
    Duke Molecular Physiology Institute

  • What’s new in DOM Research: Center for Health Disparities
    Kimberly Johnson, MD
    Director, Duke Center for Research to Advance Healthcare Equity (REACH Equity)

Breakout sessions

Attend one of the following explorations:

  • Innovation: learn about new opportunities for funding and development of your research with experts from OLV, medblue, and DHI

  • Strategic planning for our DOM 5 year research vision: Help shape our research goals, priorities and vision for new chair

  • Whats new in basic science and core resources

  • CTSI and Duke FORGE: New opportunities and resources

Final discussion

Return to the main ballroom for drinks, dessert, and mingling.


Faculty and research-oriented fellows should register to attend.

Go to the registration form