Program Name: Patient Engagement Design

Authors or developers

Dr. Larry Chu
Stanford University School of Medicine

Dr. Kyra Bobinet
Co-teacher at Stanford School of Medicine

Country / Language United States/English
Creation or publication date 2014
Clinic context Any clinical context
Target users Patients, healthcare providers, caregivers, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in how we can engage patient perspectives to improve health outcomes for all.
Pre or post licensure Pre and Post licence
General objectives • To educate participants about participatory medicine and empower them to create a more inclusive, collaborative healthcare system for patients. • To learn the science of habit formation, behavior change, and decision-making. • To gain knowledge about how human-centered design can empower people and help them make healthy choices. • To discover how social media platforms can be used to create robust patient communities and how self-tracking devices can provide day-to-day data points that motivate people to make positive changes
Format Online ten-week course (3 hours/week)