Education Services

Education Services

DCRI Education creates data-driven, data-proven educational initiatives that meet identified gaps in care and accelerate the adoption of the latest research into practice. The DCRI is well-positioned to develop these educational efforts and aims to serve as a catalyst for the research continuum through its world-renowned research infrastructure.

Leadership

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc
Director, DCRI Education
Director, Health Services and Outcomes Research
Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiology
Duke University School of Medicine
tracy.wang@duke.edu

Carolyn Moore Arias
Associate Director
DCRI Communications & Education
carolyn.arias@duke.edu

Tracy Wang, MD, MHS, MSc
DCRI Education Faculty Director

"We want to serve as a catalyst of the research continuum through the development of educational best practices in clinical research training and evidence adoption."

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Clinical Leadership Summit

  • Multi-Day Training and Leadership Forum
  • Led by world-renowned physicians and researchers
  • Clinical Immersion at Duke Health System

Key Components

  • Fundamental drug development concepts
  • Evolving approaches to clinical trials
  • Effective approaches to partnering with academic institutions
  • Leadership training component to prepare teams for leading future of healthcare

Example of Past Program

  • 2017 Program Agenda

Industry Partner Testimonials

“Great insight into trends and future developments in healthcare and clinical trials.”

 

“So informative with real-life scenarios to illustrate the complexity of the clinical environment.”

Learning Lab

Interactive Training focused on a major emerging topic in clinical research and drug development

  • Interactive, case-based forum
  • Data-driven, problem solving tailored to each group’s specific priorities
  • Design that facilitates big-picture thinking and innovation for teams

Examples of Past Programs

  • Pragmatic Approaches to Drug Development
  • Drug Payment Policy
  • Real-World Evidence
  • Implementation Science
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Evidence-to-Practice

  • Case-based learning
  • Symposia series at key conferences—with follow-up topic-Specific Podcasts

Examples of Past Programs

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Transitions of Care
  • Nutrition in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS): What You Must Know
DCRI Research Forum