Food Security - Panel Discussion

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Melkonian, Mitch


event sponsored by

Office for Research and Innovation &

Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), Duke Initiative for Science & Society, Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS), Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Fuqua School of Business, John Hope Franklin Center (JHFC), Kenan Institute for Ethics, Law School, Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment and Sustainability, Nicholas School of the Environment, Pratt School of Engineering, Sanford School of Public Policy, School of Medicine (SOM), School of Nursing (SON), Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), and Trinity College


Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023


Professor Norbert Lance Weston Wilson, Ph.D. (Moderator), Associate Professor Xavier Basurto Guillermo, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate Rahel D. Bekele, Ph.D., and Associate Professor Courtney Lewis, Ph.D.

Open to all, this panel discussion will feature leading research experts at Duke that are developing solutions to the complex global challenges of food security through interdisciplinary collaboration, innovative research and policy reform advocacy. ‎ Featuring: Norbert Lance Weston Wilson, Ph.D. (Moderator), Professor of Food, Economics & Community and Public Policy and Director of the World Food Policy Center; Xavier Basurto Guillermo, Ph.D., Truman and Nellie Semans/Alex Brown & Sons Associate Professor of Marine Science & Conservation and Associate Professor of Sustainability Science; Rahel D. Bekele, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Associate at the Sanford School of Public Policy; and Courtney Lewis, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology ‎ For more information and to register, please visit ‎ Panel discussion part of Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023. Learn more at


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