Registration Now Open
Fall 2014
Responsible Conduct of Research Course


The five-week Responsible Conduct of Research course will take place Wednesday mornings, Aug 27-Sept 24.

To register, contact us at: trent-center@duke.edu.




Recent Humanities in Medicine Lectures

Drug Studies:
the Good, the Bad and the Biased

Lisa A. Bero, PhD

Getting Beyond the Birth Wars:
In Search of a Good Birth


Ann Drapkin Lyerly, MD, MA

Click here for video presentation.


Palliative Medicine:
Both Aid and Threat to Dying Well

Farr Curlin, MD

Click here for video presentation.

History of Medicine Interest Group

Over a quarter of Duke’s first-year medical class participates regularly in the History of Medicine Interest Group. Students meet monthly to discuss historical topics that often bear on medicine today, ranging from vaccine controversies to the pharmaceutical industry and evidence-based medicine. More information: trent-center@duke.edu.

Past Events





Click here to visit the Finding Consciousness workshop website.  

Watch the workshop summary video