Chris Woods, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Professor in Pathology, Research Professor of Global Health, was recognized at the 2019 Spring Faculty Meeting and awarded a Research Mentoring Award for Translational Research.
Deadline: Wednesday, July 17, 2019 (noon)
Duke Health is excited to announce a request for innovative pilot project proposals for high risk/high impact research in the area of the heart and disease.
Diabetes is a chronic condition characterized by elevated levels of blood glucose and the inability to properly process food for use as energy.
New Bass Connections team aims to help patients sleep better in the hospital
Concierge medicine is just one of the many ways healthcare is being tailored to meet its clients’ needs.
The Enabling Precision Health and Medicine Bass Connections team, led by Susanne Haga has been renewed for the 2019-2020 school year.
A new Bass Connections project, the Smart Toilet: A disruptive technology to improve health and wellness, led by Geoff Ginsburg, has been funded for the 2019-2020 school year.
Ephraim Tsalik is one of five finalists for the Antimicrobial Resistance Diagnostic Challenge through NIH. He will receive a grant to further develop his prototype and supply it for testing to two CLIA-certified independent laboratories.
Micah McClain received a 4-year Merit Award from the VA to explore the host genomic response to rickettsial infections in human patients and develop novel PCR-based tests that are capable of accurately diagnosing Spotted Fever Group rickettsii and Scrub typhus infections, which will allow for better therapeutic decision making.
Several CAGPMers co-authored a paper in Applied Clinical Informatics in which they investigated sociodemographic differences in the use of a patient-facing family health history-based risk assessment platform.
Several CAGPMers explored the performance of validated peripheral blood gene expression signatures in discriminating bacterial, viral, and noninfectious triggers in asthma patients.
CAGPM faculty partnered with the 23andMe Health + Ancestry service in a study to assess impact of personal genetic testing experience on primary care physicians’ knowledge and attitudes.
The IGNITE network performed cross-network analyses to identify associations between participant demographics and attitudes toward the intervention, plan to share results, and quality of life among their six genomic medicine projects.
Lori Orlando and faculty from the Department of Orthopedic Surgery examined the efficacy of a first-time anterior shoulder dislocation (FTASD) decision tool intervention with individual preference measurement compared with a text-based control in a randomized controlled trial.
Chris Woods, along with several colleagues from Duke, examined how mercury exposure and poor nutritional status can interact with immune responses in children.
The laboratory brings together expertise in molecular microbiology with genome sciences to develop next-generation diagnostic tests.
We support biobanking activities including IRB, sample collection, processing, storage, bar-coded chain of custody and e-inventory management.