Design Thinking for Innovative Problem Solving

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

3-day courses | upcoming sessions: February 7-9, 2022

Learn how to leverage research, ideation, and prototyping to tackle even the hardest business challenges. Collaborate with industry peers and explore creative approaches to problem solving, while learning the basics of design thinking methodology.

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Health Communication Design

Thomas Jefferson University

Master of Science and/or individual certificates

Through a series of themed, stackable certificates, delivered in a low-residency model, the MS in Health Communication Design equips students with theory and practice-based design skills to create health-related change that improves the human condition. The program employs a process informed by user-centered research, empathy, and a transdisciplinary, collaborative, multi-modal approach.


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Frankly | Health Communication Design

Frankly—a system for proactive diagnosis, patient advocacy and the prevention of Lyme disease.
Jefferson HCMD students participated in Coforma’s Health + Lyme Disease program, supporting the Lymex Innovation Accelerator—a partnership with the US Department of Health and Human Services and the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation. They developed Frankie (spokesfrog) and the Frankly system including an extensive web platform with a symptom tracker, an awareness campaign and a product line. Fun fact: frogs are natural predators of ticks.