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Dr. Susan Emmett will make a presentation in Tanzania about reducing hearing health disparities across the globe DURHAM, N.C. May 23, 2017 – Otolaryngologist Susan Emmett, M.D., an assistant professor of surgery at Duke University School of Medicine and assistant research professor at the Duke Global Health Institute, has been selected as a TED Fellow. […]
Measures of aging for major organ systems were lower in people who curbed calories DURHAM, N.C. May 23, 2017 – Anti-aging serums, wrinkle creams and surgeries provide the promise of a youthful appearance that can go only skin-deep. But a new analysis of a study by researchers at Duke Health suggests another method may actually […]
DURHAM, N.C. May 22, 2017 – Robert M. Califf, M.D., who in January stepped down as Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, has been named to new leadership roles at Duke Health, Duke University and Verily Life Sciences. Effective immediately, Califf becomes vice chancellor for Health Data Science at Duke Health and director […]
Pediatric surgeon honored with WakeMed’s highest teaching honor RALEIGH, N.C. (May 22, 2017) – WakeMed Health & Hospitals recently honored Duncan Phillips, MD, with the prestigious Harry E. Dascomb, MD, Award. WakeMed’s highest teaching honor, the Dascomb Award is presented annually to a physician who demonstrates excellence in teaching and patient care. Dr. Phillips’ many […]