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Nov 15, 2017

PhD student Ethan Cicero recently presented a poster at the 2017 National Transgender Health Summit in Oakland, CA. The poster was entitled "Transgender Population Health: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Methodological Considerations." Co authors include Susan Silva, Beth Merwin,...

Nov 15, 2017

PhD student Hanzhang Xu recently presented a poster at the American Heart Association 2017 Scientific Sessions in Anaheim, California. Her poster presentation was entitled "Self-reported Health Status and 30-Day Hospital Readmission in Cardiovascular Disease." Co-authors include Bradi Granger...

Nov 10, 2017

PhD alumna Heather Elser Smith was recently featured in a Duke Graduate School Alumni Profile Series. Smith, a 2012 graduate, is the director of One Patient Services, where she is responsible for improving access to products through research, education, and provider/patient services, and...

Nov 07, 2017

PhD student Zhao Ni and Ryan Shaw were mentioned in an article entitled "Digital Health Conference in China Brings Together Multiple Perspectives" published on the news page of Duke Global Health Institute. 

Nov 07, 2017

PhD student Elizabeth Reeves and Janice Humphreys recently published an article entitled "Describing the Healthcare Experiences and Strategies of Women Survivors of Violence" in the Journal of Clinical Nursing. 

Abstract

Background: Survivors of traumatic life events are at...

Oct 30, 2017

Brian Douthit, MSN, RN-BC and Morine Cebert, RN, MSN, FNP are among 41 nurses around the country to receive the 2017 Future of Nursing Scholars program award, to support their work in the School’s PhD program. The scholarship is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to increase the...

Oct 23, 2017

PhD students Shaoqing Ge and Matthew LeBlanc recently attended the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students conference in Washington, D.C. Ge and LeBlanc were two of seven students who represented the body of graduate and professional students at Duke University to meet with state...

Oct 16, 2017

PhD student Zhao Ni presented on Oct. 14 at the Duke Kunshan Conference on Digital Health Science and Innovation: Partnerships between Academia and Industry in Kunshan, China. His presentation was entitled "Using Mobile Technology to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease in China."

Sep 26, 2017

PhD alumna Latefa Dardas, faculty Susan Silva, Devon Noonan, Leigh Ann Simmons and PhD student Ashlee Vance published an article entitled "Psychosocial Correlates of Jordanian Adolescents' Help-Seeking Intentions for Depression: Findings From a Nationally Representative School Survey" in the...

Sep 26, 2017

Vanessa Curlee and her mentor, Beth Merwin have received a National Institute of Health National Research Service Award for Curlee's proposal entitled "Gender, Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health, Substance Use Disorders, and Behavioral Health Treatment Utilization in US Parolees and...

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