Events for Dec 3 2019

information.Due to the COVID-19 situation, all events at Duke are either canceled or moving to a virtual platform. This notice supersedes any announcements below.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
Duke North, Room 2002

Lunch provided at NOON. Talk begins at 12:10pm. "Doctoring"-- the therapeutic interaction of health professionals with patients -- has two components: 1) transferring information; 2) establishing a healing relationship. Today, over-reliance on information transfer imperils the fragile balance of... read more about Could Poetry Save Doctoring? »

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
Bryan Research 103

The members of Dr. Kronauer's lab want to understand how insect societies have evolved and how they are organized. In particular, they are interested in how individuals respond to social cues on a molecular and behavioral level, and how local interactions between "simple" individuals give rise to... read more about Differentiation, Communication, and Emergence in Ant Societies »

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 2:30pm
Hock Plaza Auditorium, 2424 Erwin Road, Ground Level

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) commonly co-occur. Assessment of ADHD in the context of ASD is complicated by the lack of clear methods and the overlap in behavioral presentation. Improving diagnostic procedures is critical for informing future... read more about Co-occuring Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD: Prevalence, Assessment, and Treatment »

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 4:00pm

Gastronauts is a focused group of researchers passionate about gut-brain matters. From food to mood, we are always thinking about how to tap into the gut to improve human health and the world we live in. Join us every First Tuesday of the month! read more about Gastronauts: Bite Size Summit »