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Knowledge Translation Canada in collaboration with the Knowledge Translation Platform and the Career Development Platform is hosting a speaker session for anyone with an interest in improving healthcare. Upcoming session:

Training Program 7, Thursday November 9th, 10:00-11:00AM

The Value of Human-Centered Design When Creating KT Strategies

Learning objectives: After participation in this lecture participants will be able to:

• Describe the Human centred design approach, it process and characteristics

• Compare a KT process and a Human centred design process, and

• Apply some Human centred design concepts to plan KT strategies.

Speaker Guillermina Noel

Dr. Guillermina Noël is the health knowledge designer and lead of the Health Innovation Studio (HIS) in the PLP office at the University of Alberta. Guillermina applies a human-centred, evidence-based, and outcomes-oriented design approach to improve healthcare. She holds a PhD in Design Sciences from the University IUAV of Venice, Italy, and a Master of Design from the University of Alberta, Canada. Over the last thirteen years she has been doing research with healthcare professionals, researchers and managers to reduce antibiotic overuse, change nutritional habits, improve safety in hospitals, and communicate best practices to healthcare practitioners. She is also the director of the Health Design Network.


Registration instructions for this webinar can be found at: https://ktcanada.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/KT-Canada-National-Seminar-Series_November-2017.pdf

This webinar will be broadcast live in Calgary (W21C Multipurpose Room, TRW Building) and Lethbridge (TH277). Registration is not required if you plan to attend either of these two group viewings.

If you have any questions, please contact matthew.mancuso@ucalgary.ca


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