Recent Announcements

January 5, 2020

Applications are Open for the 2020 Woo Center Fellowship Program

We are excited to announce the launch of the 2020 Woo Center Fellowship Program at Duke University. This fellowship program aims to provide experience working on real problems facing health and healthcare at Duke while fostering an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit.

January 4, 2020 | Applied Radiation Oncology

Lafata interviews with Applied Radiation Oncology on current trends in Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Kyle Lafata, the program director for AI Imaging at the Woo Center, recently interviewed with Applied Radiation Oncology regarding the intersection of radiomics, artificial intelligence, and radiation therapy. The article discusses how computer vision techniques, such [...]

November 5, 2019 | Pratt School of Engineering

Inaugural Precision Medicine Conference Held at Duke

Hosted by the Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Medicine, the new conference brought together leaders in data-driven approaches to improving health  

October 25, 2019 | Duke Chronicle

First Duke symposium for big data, precision health brings international researchers, new ideas

The Sherry and John Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Health (DAP), which opened last year, hosted the first annual DAP symposium Oct. 24. The center plans to continue with this event for years to come as medicine grows more connected and exact.

August 29, 2019 | Clarin

Director Xiling Shen Interviews with Clarin News in Buenos Aires

“The impact of big data in medical practice will be seen in the next 5 to 10 years” - Xiling Shen

June 4, 2019

Welcome Summer Interns!

The Woo Center is excited to welcome our 2019 summer interns to our new internship program!  The Woo Center’s internship program, in partnership with the Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI), provides opportunities for students to tackle real-world problems, while [...]

October 22, 2018 | Duke Engineering News

Announcing the new Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Health

Three-year, $3+ million commitment to foster global partnerships to advance research and education at the intersection of data and health care

October 20, 2018

Announcement at BMES

The Woo Center for Big Data and Precision Medicine is announced at the Duke reception at the annual meeting of BMES in Atlanta.

October 19, 2018

More coming soon: grants, conferences, internships and outreach

The center aims to award 5~8 pilot grants each year in research areas related to big data and precision health.

October 19, 2018

New hands-on data science in health courses

Duke BME is now offering two hands-on courses in biomedical and health data sciences.