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E.g., 2020-11-28
Screen shot from promo video psychology interns created to promote their peer support groups.
Thursday, May 28, 2020
In mid-March, U.S. graduate medical education and psychology internship programs were forced to curtail many academic and clinical training activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Like many Duke employees during the past few months, Kyle Fox of University Center Activities and Events has had to balance job duties and childcare while working from home. Photo courtesy of Kyle Fox.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
In this Duke Today story, a few Duke University staff members share their stories and lessons learned about parenting during the pandemic.
Girl pushing away food
Friday, May 22, 2020
Cartoon characters may seem like odd additions to a treatment plan for patients at risk for developing eating disorders and other psychiatric illnesses, but they can be powerful teachers for young children.
Announcing the 2020 Energy Research Seed Fund Recipients
Thursday, May 21, 2020
In 2020-2021, the Duke University Energy Initiative’s Energy Research Seed Fund will support projects addressing renewable energy’s integration into the grid, battery performance, electrochemical catalysts, utilities’ decision-making, the energy-water nexus and energy’s connections with war and h
 Dawson, Schramm-Sapyta & LaBar
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Geri Dawson, PhD, Nicole Schramm-Sapyta, PhD, and Kevin LaBar, PhD, were among the members of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences Faculty Network who recently shared their neuroscience perspectives on COVID-19.
Palliative Care Collage
Friday, May 15, 2020
Palliative care is designed to provide holistic care to people living with a life-threatening illness. But a team of researchers, including Duke Psychiatry’s Katherine Ramos, PhD, recently identified a notable shortcoming of the U.S.
Gaby Nagy
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Even before the COVID-19 epidemic Latinx immigrants were a vulnerable population.
Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD K. Ranga Rama Krishnan Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Thursday, May 14, 2020
In this opinion piece published in The Hill, Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD, K.
Lisa Amaya-Jackson Humanitarian Award Winner
Sunday, May 10, 2020
We’re delighted to announce that Lisa Amaya-Jackson, MD, MPH, has received the 2020 Humanitarian Award from the Duke Medical Alumni Association.
Marx and Naylor Present at JAMA Open Live
Sunday, May 10, 2020
With the nation in the middle of an ongoing opioid crisis, there is a critical need for the development of nonopioid treatments for safe and effective treatment of pain symptoms.
Marvin Swartz
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Marvin Swartz, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, recently penned an op-ed in NC Policy Watch, “Assistance for incarcerated people discharged during the pandemic: The humane and constitutional thing to do.”  Dr. Swartz writes:
Allison Robertson
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Much important attention is focusing on how the COVID-19 pandemic is gravely affecting people who are incarcerated in US jails and prisons, a crisis that is worsening daily.
Ernestine Briggs-King - Trusted Sources (Headshot of Dr. Briggs-King)
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Ernestine Briggs-King, PhD, a psychologist and an associate professor in psychiatry at the Duke School of Medicine and the Center for Child and Family Health, specializes in child maltreatment and child traumatic stress. 
Faculty Advancement Seed Grants - Headshots of Awardees
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences faculty members Nicole Schramm-Sapyta, PhD, and Kathryn Dickerson, PhD, are among the co-leads of an interdisciplinary team seeking to address inclusion and power dynamics in academia.
Bite-Sized Gratitude
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Bryan Sexton, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and director of the Duke Center for Healthcare Safety and Quality, has launched a new video series around the idea of “bite-sized” resilience.

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