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Supporting Patients with Design

February 21, 2023
12:00-1:00pm CST
Today, design plays an important role in improving the patient experience. Learn about design's influence in healthcare & other industries.
Over the past six years, ID Associate Professor Tomoko Ichikawa has worked with UChicago Medicine and ID students to produce a series of guides that help clarify proposed cancer treatments. In this lunchtime webinar, Tomoko, ID alum Sarah Braunstein (MDes 2018, Senior Product Manager at Kalderos), and current student Keval Parekh (MDes 2023) will:
  • Share their project
  • Introduce prospective students to how design brings value to other industries, particularly healthcare
  • Demonstrate the benefit of such work to the real world
  • Discuss the ID experience and potential career trajectories