Rising Star

The first time Shree Bose saw a live beating human heart, it took her breath away.

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Gut Instincts

Lawrence David studies a hidden world of hundreds of different species of bacteria that make up each person's gut microbiome.

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Finding Faith

Grateful for life-changing surgery, Faith Newsome aims to offer hope and a voice for young people with obesity.

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Purpose Driven

Jason Dictson has always had a passion for the arts, but a major life event drove him to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner. 

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Advancing Health Together

   In the world of health, we live in a time of unprecedented breakthroughs in biomedical science, education, technology and health care. New challenges and opportunities change our expectations of well-being and longevity.
With your help, Duke Health stands enviably positioned to take advantage of and pursue these possibilities. Every day, your dollars are translating today’s breakthrough discoveries into lifesaving care.

Fighting the Resistance

Why do perfectly good cancer treatments suddenly stop working? Researcher and lymphoma survivor Kris Wood is finding answers.

Regeneration Next

“One day, patients will have access to regenerative medicine treatments that will circumvent the complications of organ donation,” says Sharlini Sankaran, PhD, executive director of Duke’s Regeneration Next Initiative. “We will be able to use our bodies’ own innate repair mechanisms to eliminate the wait time, cost, and limited supply of organ transplantation. Instead of transplanting organs, we will know how to repair our own.”

24 Years and Counting

A large number of options for advanced prostate cancer is what drew James "Jimmy" Barnes to Duke Cancer Institute, after having been treated at UNC-Chapel Hill for more than a decade.

Creating Impact

Why your gift matters

Whether you are a former patient, family member, friend, alumnus, or partner, your gifts have a profound impact on today’s care and tomorrow’s cures.

84%

School of Medicine students who receive financial aid.

3,011

School of Medicine Annual Fund donors 2017-2018

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Duke Pediatrics national ranking for NIH research grant funding for pediatric clinical science departments.

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James B. Duke donation in 1925 to establish Duke Hospital, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.

4,425

Learners currently enrolled in MD, PhD, medical residency, nursing, and allied health programs

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Duke School of Medicine national ranking by U.S. News & World Report

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Duke School of Nursing national ranking by U.S. News & World Report

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Duke Physician Assistant Program national ranking by U.S. News & World Report

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Duke University Hospital national ranking by U.S. News & World Report

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Duke University Hospital ranking in North Carolina and Raleigh-Durham by U.S. News & World Report

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Duke University Health System annual outpatient visits

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Duke Primary Care locations in the greater Triangle area

Your Donations Make a Difference

Care, heal, teach, discover—that’s what your gifts empower Duke Health to do. Your generosity keeps us vigilant and innovative, able to take on urgent challenges and promising opportunities.