Government Relations

Establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with policymakers is top priority for Duke.  The Office of Public Affairs and Government Relations oversees the interests of the University and Health System in Washington, D.C., North Carolina, and the region.  The Duke University Office of Government Relations and the Duke University Health and State Government Relations office offer valuable resources for the Duke community and lawmakers on a range of topics including funding for scientific research and student aid, technology transfer and intellectual property law, healthcare policy and regulatory issues, faculty expert lists, legislative updates, breaking news and more.

The Duke University Office of Government Relations represents the university in Washington, D.C. on legislative and regulatory matters of interest to Duke University.

The Duke University Health and State Government Relations office represents Duke on health related legislative and policy issues in Washington, DC.  At the state level, this office is the point of contact on all issues that are relevant to the health system and the university.

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