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The Duke Clinical Research Institute, part of the Duke University School of Medicine, is the world’s largest academic clinical research organization. We conduct innovative research to deliver on our mission to share knowledge that improves the care of patients around the world. DCRI projects are led by physician scientists whose grounding in patient care helps to inform their research, and supported by staff who have deep expertise in operationalizing global studies.


Stay informed of research news regarding our thought leaders, collaborations, and partnerships.

Partnering to Find Answers for Patients

By leveraging partnerships with industry sponsors, government entities, and other academic institutions, the DCRI conducts innovative and impactful clinical research.

An Emphasis on Evidence

Through DCRI Digital Health Solutions, our researchers apply clinical insights to digital health innovation, helping to advance groundbreaking applications that improve health outcomes.

Sharing Knowledge Virtually

As many conferences held by professional societies adopt a virtual format due to COVID-19, our researchers are committed to sharing findings online.