News & Updates

Dec. 11, 2018
The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS) recently announced its 2018-2019 Research Incubator Award recipients. Faculty John Pearson was selected as the PI for “Interrogation and Manipulation of Brain States through Real-time Analysis of Neural Activity” and Faculty Ricardo Henao was selected as part of the team “Harnessing Sleep/Circadian Rhythm...
Dec. 6, 2018
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute National Institutes of Health (NHLBI) recently awarded B&B faculty Dr. Huiman Barnhart a four year study to lead the Data Coordinating Center (DCC) for a new phase III randomized clinical trial, A Comparison of Individualized vs. Weight Based Protocols to Treat Vaso-Occlusive Episodes...
Nov. 28, 2018
Faculty Sheng Luo was recently profiled on the DCRI website about a recent grant and the importance of biostatistics in research. The article below appeared on the DCRI website on November, 2018. When the Duke Department of Anesthesiology recently re-applied for a research grant from the National Institutes of Health...
Nov. 9, 2018
Our Masters students come from a very wide variety of backgrounds and have a diverse set of goals that they plan on accomplishing after they graduate with a Master in Biostatistics. Why did they choose Duke? Current students shared their reasons. After looking at several competing programs Kuei Yueh Ko...
Oct. 31, 2018
By Yen Duong The more severe a crime, the more evidence you should have to prove someone did it. But a new Duke study, appearing Oct. 29 in Nature Human Behavior, has shown that the type of alleged crime can increase jurors’ confidence in guilt. “If the crime is more...

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