population-based studies

Faces of Baseline

July 12, 2018

Read the original article by Emily Ford. One year after joining the Project Baseline study, the first participants enrolled by the Duke University School of Medicine celebrated their study anniversary by reflecting on the journey so far and sharing their hopes for the years to come. The study is the first initiative of Project Baseline, an […]

Duke, DCRI partner with Boehringer Ingelheim on new COPD study

April 27, 2017

Read the original article on Triangle Business Journal. Duke University’s MURDOCK Study and Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) will collaborate with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals on a new chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) study. Based in Kannapolis, MURDOCK stands for the Measurement to Understand the Reclassification of Disease of Cabarrus/Kannapolis. The new study will involve following […]

Improving population representation through geographic health information systems: mapping the MURDOCK study

July 18, 2014

Improving population representation through geographic health information systems: mapping the MURDOCK study. American Journal of  Translational Research. July 2014. Ben W Strauss1, Ellis M Valentiner1, Sayanti Bhattacharya2,3, Michelle M Smerek2, Ashley A Dunham2, L Kristin Newby4,5, Marie Lynn Miranda1,6,7 Author Affiliations: 1National Center for Geospatial Medicine, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA; […]