Welcome to the Duke Office of Research Initiatives

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

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.

myRESEARCHhome

myRESEARCHhome is the portal that allows members of the research community to manage their research projects and compliance requirements in one place.

myRESEARCHpath

myRESEARCHpath is an institution-wide roadmap for navigating the research project life cycle across Duke University and Duke Health.

Sensitive Research Data Support

The Office of Research and Innovation, Research Computing, and Data Security teams at Duke come together to support the computational and data needs of Duke faculty, staff and students using sensitive or r

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.

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