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  • enrollEnroll Now

    Help us improve the understanding of health and disease. Find out if you are eligible to participate and click one of the Enroll Today buttons.

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  • community iconIn the Community

    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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  • partnerCollaborators

    The MURDOCK Study offers a breadth of assets and capabilities that have been developed since the study’s inception in 2007, as well as the new MURDOCK-NCRC Seed Funding Voucher Program.

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  • icons_campusPublications

    The MURDOCK Study is committed to informing participants about all of the latest research findings from study investigators. Publications and abstracts are available here.

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  • MURDOCK Study Appreciation Event 2015

    Participants, we appreciate you! Our 2nd annual event featured Walk With A Doc, Zumba, line dancing, healthy eating, local vendors, some pretty clever Halloween costumes and more. Enjoy these photos by Chad Mitchell Photography & Design. See you again next year!

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  • walk docSaturday, December 5

    Walk with a Doc

    Join us Saturday, December 5 for heart health education and some light exercise. Walk With a Doc is held monthly in Les Myers Community Park in Concord. This free event is open to all MURDOCK Study participants and the public. Continue reading →

  • kannapolis christmasSaturday, December 12

    Kannapolis Christmas Parade

    Join us for the 77th Annual Kannapolis Christmas Parade, starting at 6 p.m.  The MURDOCK Study invites participants to walk with us!

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  • kannapolis ymcaSaturday, December 19

    Frostbite 5K

    It’s never too cold for exercise! Join the Kannapolis YMCA for a 3.1 mile run through the Kannapolis greenway and the surrounding communities, then stop by the MURDOCK Study information table to pick up some post-race prizes. We hope to see you there. Learn more here



    The MURDOCK Study partners with the David H. Murdock Research Institute to access world-class technologies and platforms. Click on the logo above to see what other projects the DHMRI is supporting.

  • The Campus

    ncresearchThe North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis is a 350-acre research center located just north of Charlotte, NC. Corporations, universities and healthcare organizations

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  • Duke Medicine


    duke logoThe MURDOCK Study is an affiliate of Duke Medicine. Learn more about the world-class medical research being conducted by Duke Medicine.