Welcome to the Duke Office of Research Initiatives

The Duke Office of Research Initiatives is a joint effort of the Office of Research and the School of Medicine, with substantial funding from the Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Our overarching goal is to facilitate effective research and collaborations for the Duke research community. We serve researchers from across Duke's schools, centers and institutes, and offer our services to all researchers -- from faculty to staff and trainees.

Programs & Services

We offer several services that are designed to help researchers get connected and feel knowledgeable about the tools that are available to them as a member of the Duke research community:

myRESEARCHnavigators

myRESEARCHnavigators help investigators identify relevant resources, connect with experts, and understand processes and best practices for performing research at Duke.

myRESEARCHpath

myRESEARCHpath was developed to serve as an institution-wide roadmap for navigating the research project life cycle across Duke University and Duke Health.

Research Facilitation & Data Security

The Duke Research Facilitation & Data Security team supports computational and data needs of Duke faculty, staff and students using protected data in their research or academic capston

Research Navigation

myRESEARCHnavigators can help you identify relevant resources, connect with experts, and understand processes and best practices for performing research at Duke.

Researcher Consultation and Onboarding

Take part in a tailored consultation to insure awareness of tools, offices, and resources for accomplishing your research at Duke.

Upcoming Events