Duke Chancellor’s Discovery Program Funds Dr. Matthew Hirschey Research

DMPI faculty member, Dr. Matt Hirschey, has been selected as a recipient for the Chancellor’s Discovery Program for his proposal,Novel Lipid Signals. The reviewers recognized both the exciting research potential along with an impressive study team.

The Chancellor’s Discovery Program fuels new opportunities for innovative research projects at Duke Medicine. The program funds one year awards to initiate support for exciting new research projects led by regular-rank faculty members, at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher, with primary appointments in basic and clinical departments of the Duke Schools of Medicine and Nursing.