August Newsmakers

Media & Trades

Best employers for women 2021 (Forbes Magazine)
Features Duke University & Health System

Here are this year’s top nursing schools (MedPage Today)
Features Duke University School of Nursing
*also carried by 1 additional outlet 2022 Best Nursing Schools: Master’s, U.S. News & World Report, Duke University School of Nursing

Judd Moul, MD, reviews studies from 2021 ASCO showing systemic therapy advancements in prostate cancer (Cancer Network)
Features Judd Moul, MD

Role of MRD Assessment in Myeloma (Onc Live)
Features Cristina Gasparetto, MD

The Importance of Bone Health Management in Men with mCRPC - Editorial (UroToday)
Features Andrew Armstrong, MD, MSc

New Agents Making a Mark Against Genitourinary Cancers (Pharmacy Practice News)
Features Stacey Lisi, PharmD, BCOP


Duke Makes the Grade
Duke University Hospital

<> In the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings (2021-2022), Duke University Hospital was once again named North Carolina's #1 hospital. The hospital was also nationally ranked in 11 adult specialties, including oncology, and 9 pediatric specialties, including pediatric cancer. DUH was rated "high performing" in colon cancer surgery and lung cancer surgery.

<>The Duke University School of Nursing
was ranked #3 (after Johns Hopkins Universty and Emory University) in USNWR's Top Nursing Master's Program rankings for the 2021-22 academic year. The ranking was also featured in an article in MedPage Today.
<>Forbes has ranked Duke among “Best Employers for Women” in 2021. Duke University Health System placed 10th and Duke University 11th among 300 large employers.
<> In other news Duke Health gains big rewards with claims status optimization — "obtaining denial information three to 14 days faster, and seeing a 20% reduction in the number of employees supporting insurance-claims status workflows." (HIMSS)




Breast Cancer Screening Among Childhood Cancer Survivors Treated Without Chest Radiation: Clinical Benefits and Cost-Effectiveness  JNCI  July 29, 2021. Jennifer M Yeh, PhD, Kathryn P Lowry, MD, Clyde B Schechter, MD, Lisa R Diller, MD, Grace O’Brien, MSC, Oguzhan Alagoz, PhD, Gregory T Armstrong, MD, MSCE, John M Hampton, MS, Melissa M Hudson, MD, Wendy Leisenring, ScD, Qi Liu, MSc, Jeanne S Mandelblatt, MD, MPH, Diana L Miglioretti, PhD, Chaya S Moskowitz, PhD, Paul C Nathan, MD, MSc, Joseph P Neglia, MD, MPH, Kevin C Oeffinger, MD, Amy Trentham-Dietz, PhD, Natasha K Stout, PhD.

Next-Generation Endocrine Therapies for Breast Cancer JCO April 20, 2021 Donald P. McDonnell, PhD; Suzanne E. Wardell, PhD; Ching-Yi Chang, PhD; and John D. Norris, PhD.

DCI E-Newsletter Archive

DCI E-News August 6, 2021
Million Dollar Grant :: High Fives :: New Faculty :: Summer & Fall Events :: USNWR :: Duke Women :: FASTRO :: Cancer Evolution :: Implementation Science

DCI E-News July 23, 2021
Magnify Blood ::  Ballroom :: Welcome New Faculty :: Whipple :: Rogue Drug :: Curbside :: Victory :: Strikeout

DCI E-News July 1, 2021
Treatment Revolution :: Battlefield :: All the Fixins' :: Detection Device :: Imaging Center :: Pew Award :: Tobacco Free

DCI E- News June 18, 2021
Survivor Stories :: CRC Watchlist :: Superstar :: Retiring :: Art of Medicine :: Sun & Skin :: Pride :: Worthy :: Daisy :: TEDX

DCI E-News May 14, 2021  Moore Advice :: Today in Melanoma :: DoD for IBC :: Prostate News :: NAS :: AAAS :: ASCI :: Events :: on the Brain :: in Memoriam

DCI E-News April 16, 2021
Mug Shots :: Awards Season :: Running Out the Clock :: Black Veterans :: Year of COVID :: Rankings :: Race for the Cure :: COE :: the Seig Duke 

DCI E-News March 26, 2021
Blue Angels :: Lisenbee :: Randazzo  :: Spector Lyme Grant  :: Prostate News :: Cancer & Covid Videos  :: HPV :: Zoom Fatigue :: Matched :: Events and More Events

DCI E-News March 12, 2021
Pound of Cure :: Disparities Gap :: CRC Forum :: Walk the Walk :: SPORE Series :: WomenWhoCurie :: Myth Vs. Fact