Climate Change and Health: Can We Adapt?

April 21, 2008

Bill Chameides (center), dean of the Nicholas School of Environment and Earth Sciences, and Jason West (right) an atmospheric chemist at UNC, joined students from both campuses for a dinner discussion about climate and health on April 15.


Leading HIV Researchers to Collaborate on Vaccine Development

April 18, 2008

Two global research organizations dedicated to designing a vaccine against HIV – the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), and the Center for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Immunology (CHAVI) – have signed an agreement to work together to address major biological questions that have slowed development of a safe, effective and affordable AIDS vaccine.

First Global Health Postdoctoral Fellow to Study Adolescent Mental Health in Kenya

April 11, 2008

The Duke Global Health Institute has selected Eve Puffer as its inaugural Global Health Postdoctoral Fellow. In order to enhance DGHI’s signature research initiatives and to cultivate a generation of leaders in Global Health research, the postdoctoral program will be expanded to up to six fellows within the next three years.