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the world’s most pressing problems through innovation—and we know you’ll need
substantial resources to turn your ideas into reality. Whether you’re looking
for translational research grants, pitch competitions, or other funding
sources, we’ll work to connect you to the right support for your project.
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Duke's translational partnership with the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation supports collaborative research projects that address unmet clinical needs and lead to improvements in health care and to commercial products
A strategic partnership between Duke and Deerfield Management focused on supporting and accelerating the translation of research into new therapies to treat and cure society’s most formidable healthcare challenges
Duke’s center for actionable health data science, the Forge is part of a community spanning the university, the Duke health system, and beyond using data science to develop insights and improve health outcomes
Enhances existing ties and encourages new collaborations and research opportunities among faculty from the School of Medicine and the Pratt School of Engineering as well as other schools, institutes, and initiatives at Duke.
Makes the research process faster and easier for health innovators, providing funding, project management, datasets, and other resources to help move ideas from the lab to the real world to benefit patients and communities