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Wednesday, April 3 • 12:15pm - 1:10pm
Lunch & Learn: Health-Centered Design: Reclaiming Technology Design For a Culture of Health

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Whether we work on consumer apps or enterprise software, the choices we make as designers directly affect the physical, mental, social, and professional health of our users. So how do we design for values that promote a culture of health? This session will look at the legacy of persuasive design philosophy that has led to our current, coercive technology present, and explore a vision for an alternate design future, including practical examples and decision-making approaches to support values that promote long-term user and product health.

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Jenka Gurfinkel

UX Lead, athenahealth
As a UX Lead at athenahealth Jenka designs products to empower patients, support providers, and improve population health outcomes. She has previously designed customer experience solutions for some of the world’s largest brands and organizations, including Toyota, AARP, and Live... Read More →

Wednesday April 3, 2019 12:15pm - 1:10pm EDT
Room 1 40 Edwin H Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA, USA