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The success of the Duke-MURDOCK Study correlates directly to the engagement of community partners and their willingness to actively support this long-term health study.
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The MURDOCK Study offers a breadth of assets and capabilities that have been developed and refined since the study’s inception in 2007 and the initiation of enrollment in 2009.
The MURDOCK Study is committed to informing participants about all of the latest research findings from study investigators. Publications and abstracts are available here.
- Emmy-nominated ‘North Carolina Science Now’ to Feature Duke’s MURDOCK Study
The MURDOCK Study is thrilled to announce that UNC-TVs Emmy-nominated show “North Carolina Science Now” will feature some of our research during an episode to be aired in May. In preparation for the feature, the show’s producer Frank Graff and cameraman Mike Oniffrey stopped by the David H. Murdock Research Institute Core Lab. During the shoot they captured great footage of our multiple sclerosis investigators and a participant enrolling in the Healthy Aging Study.
Check out our Facebook album to see photos from the visit.
- Duke Researchers Investigate Ethics of Using Medical Data in Clinical Studies
Dr. Laura Beskow, associate professor at the Duke Clinical Research Institute, has launched a project that will examine participant perspectives on the use of health data in clinical research. The NIH-funded research project, “Ethical Approaches to Research Use of Clinical Records and Data,” will focus on four Duke research sites throughout the Southeast, including Kannapolis and the MURDOCK Study.
- Duke University Expands MURDOCK Study Staff in Kannapolis
Duke University has hired three additional staff members for the MURDOCK Study. The addition of a clinical data specialist and two clinical trials assistants brings the MURDOCK Study staff total to 36, including 28 people working in Kannapolis and eight in Durham. Read more here.
- Wednesday, May 6
Highland Creek Market
The MURDOCK Study is proud to sponsor Family Day at the Highland Creek Farmers Market. Join us for a day of food tastings, gardening demos, raffles, and products from local farmers. Family day will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Highland Creek Golf Club. Continue reading →
- Saturday, May 9
Hello Huntersville Festival
Join the Town of Huntersville Parks and Recreation Department for their annual arts and music festival. Held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in downtown Huntersville, the event will feature a wide variety of vendors and activities. Stop by our booth and say hello!
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- Tuesday, May 12
Healthy Eating for Diabetes
Join us on Tuesday, May 12 at 6 p.m. to learn about managing diabetes through diet. The Healthy Eating Educator at Whole Foods – Lake Norman will lead a tour highlighting the best nutritional practices for diabetics. The tour is free and open to the community. Continue reading →
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