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Reports – August 1, 2013

Randomized Controlled Trial of Universal Postnatal Nurse Home Visiting: Impact on Emergency Care

Studying the effectiveness of a program to reduce infant emergency medical care between birth and age 12 months.

Randomized Controlled Trial of Universal Postnatal Nurse Home Visiting: Impact on Emergency Care
Reports – June 3, 2013

Evaluation of The Duke Endowment Campus Sustainability Initiative

This evaluation was commissioned as a way for the Endowment to catalog the achievements of the Campus Sustainability Initiative, including measurable outcomes and qualitative results and impacts.

Evaluation of The Duke Endowment Campus Sustainability Initiative
Reports – July 15, 2012

Building the Child Wellbeing Project: Practitioners’ Perspectives on the Role of Implementation Science in Strengthening Post-Care Child Welfare Services

This is the third brief in a series: Building a Post-Care Service System in Child Welfare: Lessons Learned from the Frontlines of Implementation Science in Catawba County.

Building the Child Wellbeing Project: Practitioners’ Perspectives on the Role of Implementation Science in Strengthening Post-Care Child Welfare Services
Reports – July 7, 2012

Using Implementation Science to Support and Align Practice and System Change: A Case Study of the Catawba County Child Wellbeing Project

This brief describes how implementation science principles informed technical assistance strategies used in Catawba County to support the full and effective use of evidence-based and evidence-informed practices (EBPs/​EIPs).

Using Implementation Science to Support and Align Practice and System Change: A Case Study of the Catawba County Child Wellbeing Project
Reports – July 1, 2012

Implementing a Post-Care Service System in Child Welfare: The Catawba County Child Wellbeing Project

This brief sets the stage for a three-part series on the Catawba County Child Wellbeing Project by describing the Project’s origins and historical context.

Implementing a Post-Care Service System in Child Welfare: The Catawba County Child Wellbeing Project
Reports – May 1, 2012

Are Rural Clergy Worse Off? An Examination of Occupational Conditions and Pastoral Experiences

This study uses recent data from United Methodist Church clergy in North Carolina to test extant depictions of rural ministry, which typically portray rural churches as challenging occupational settings.

Are Rural Clergy Worse Off? An Examination of Occupational Conditions and Pastoral Experiences
Reports – May 1, 2010

High Rates of Obesity and Chronic Disease Among United Methodist Clergy

Ninety-five percent of all actively-serving United Methodist clergy in North Carolina (NC) completed self-report height and weight items and diagnosis questions from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey (BRFSS).

High Rates of Obesity and Chronic Disease Among United Methodist Clergy
Communication Materials – December 11, 1924

Indenture of Trust

Governed by a board of trustees, Endowment staff conduct grantmaking according to guidelines in Mr. Duke’s original Indenture of Trust (pdf), a legal document that remains relevant and timely after nearly 100 years.

Indenture of Trust