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An internationally recognized leader in laboratory and clinical research, the Duke Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences is among the top 10 psychiatry departments in National Institute of Health (NIH) funding. The department has NIH funding that spans 9 different institutes across a spectrum of areas in mental and behavioral health, and was awarded 52 new grants in 2020-2021 fiscal year from NIH and other external sources. These grants support a diverse range of work that spans the translational continuum from bench to bedside and beyond.

Learn about Duke clinical trials and open clinical research studies.