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DCRI, UNC Center for Health Equity Research, and Partners Launch Free Testing Project to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 with Scalable, Community-Engaged Research

The Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI), Center for Health Equity Research at UNC-Chapel Hill (UNC-CHER), and Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) today announced plans to deliver their You & Me COVID-Free testing project in Merced...
29-Nov-2021 10:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

A Third of Caregivers of Kids with Cancer Have Hesitancy on COVID Vaccine

A survey of parents and caregivers of children with cancer found that nearly a third of them expressed hesitancy to vaccinate their youngsters against COVID-19.
15-Nov-2021 11:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

Supportive Strategies Help “Picky Eaters” Deal with Food Aversions

In a large national survey, adults who struggled with picky eating habits as children overwhelmingly said they benefitted more from positive and encouraging strategies their parents used than forceful or coercive approaches.
9-Nov-2021 9:40 AM EST Add to Favorites

CMS Rates Duke’s Accountable Care Organization Highly for Quality, Costs

Duke’s accountable care organization received a 96.88% quality score in the most recent assessment from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
10-Nov-2021 2:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill Scientists Identify New Antibody For COVID-19 and Variants

A research collaboration between scientists at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has identified and tested an antibody that limits the severity of infections from a variety of coronaviruses, including those that...
2-Nov-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DUHS Names Accomplished Health Care Leader to Chief Operating Role

Craig Albanese, a seasoned health care executive and distinguished academic pediatric surgeon, has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of Duke University Health System (DUHS).
29-Oct-2021 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Duke Researchers Receive Grant to Roll Out Next-Generation Coronavirus Vaccine

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has awarded $17.5 million over three years to the Duke Human Vaccine Institute to develop a vaccine that protects against multiple types of coronaviruses and viral variants.
21-Oct-2021 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Duke School of Nursing Launches New Center Focused on Latino Adolescent, Family Health

Duke University School of Nursing’s new Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health (CLAFH) serves to engage in the health care of the Latino community by addressing the inequities facing it and by promoting the overall wellbeing of Latino...
15-Sep-2021 2:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Will the US expansion of vaccine manufacturing improve global access? ...
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Some 'frustrated' states don't wait for FDA, expand Covid-19 vaccine booster eligibility to all adults

Some 'frustrated' states don't wait for FDA, expand Covid-19 vaccine booster eligibility to all adults...
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‘A really important crossroads’: Why health experts are concerned about another winter COVID-19 surge

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Health experts say diabetes more likely to affect minorities, men

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Teach Kids To Be Grateful By Example: 30 Days Of Gratitude

Teach Kids To Be Grateful By Example: 30 Days Of Gratitude ...
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Fact check: How deadly is COVID-19 for kids?

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