“As I sat there with families who were experiencing some of the same challenges as my family was experiencing, I realized we just needed a breakthrough in how we think about and how we treat mental illness.”
Dr. Kafui Dzirasa discusses his path to psychiatry and the future of brain research with President Barack Obama.
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October 25, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm Page Auditorium
October 26, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room
October 27, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
In 2016, the Julian Abele recognition committee chose to honor the African-American architect who designed the majority of Duke by naming the West Campus quad in his honor. During a year-long tribute to Abele, committee members share their thoughts on Abele’s contributions. This video features Durham-based architect Philip Freelon, FAIA. For more information about Julian Abele, visit https://spotlight.duke.edu/abele/.
With a medical school in Singapore, a campus in China and programs from Russia to Peru, Duke has become a global university, one whose home campus is filled with the perspectives of people from around the world.
Durham’s distinctive neighborhoods and thriving businesses combine the friendliness of a small city with tasty dining, lively arts and an entrepreneurial spirit. Durham is diverse, dynamic and a great place to live.