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Letters (“Tweets”) to a
Future Medical Designer
Joyce Lee, MD, MPH
Twitter: @joyclee
Folk in black turtlenecks and designer
glasses working on small things like
the iWatch
This is a medical designer
“A pediatric endocrinologist who spends
her days seeing patients in clinic and
writing grants & papers that no one will
ev...
With the current state of
healthcare, everyone needs to
be a medical designer
Design = Change
I believe that it can
My medical design journey
started by learning to see
like a designer
Go to this link for my slides and
video from the 2013
@CuspConference
http://goo.gl/IVeuqn
The next part of my design
journey was much colder
(#polarvortex) but helped me
figure out what a designer does
I have been using design thinking
to figure out how to do design
thinking!
(now that’s #meta)
Letter to a Future
“Medical Designer”
No actually, a series of
These are my
“Medical Designer”
discoveries
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
Enroll in online courses
Read lots of books and
tweet about what you read
I tweet using the hashtag
#designthinking #adventure
Join me!
Follow Designers on Twitter
Crowdsource!
Find Design Resources!
Blog about design!
https://medium.com/@joyclee/
http://goo.gl/92zOIz
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
Medicine is a culture of permission,
but design can change that
http://goo.gl/GQwTLe
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
You don’t have to be Chief
Innovation Officer; as a clinician
you design every day
http://goo.gl/C5dqcV
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
All you need is a piece of paper!
I swear I didn’t pay anyone to write
this. However, this wasn’t a
successful prototype b...
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
Post-its on the wall in the
clinic hallway also failed
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
Meet Trevor, who has type 1 diabetes
and has a cool video
Diabetesevangelist.com
I found him on Twitter to let him know
I liked his video
This is the serendipity of Twitter
We now co-design for kids with
diabetes
He helped me find the right words
and sense of humor
Let the experts (our patients)
teach other patients
http://goo.gl/bCjGg0
http://goo.gl/XDgxmi
Check out this prototype
inspired by B’s videos
Timestamp and document
the patient journey
I don't feel like getting
yelled at today
he makes me feel stupid
Collect artifacts
“Don't cry
(says a boy to his mom)”
Be a fly on the wall
Find out how long it really takes
to download meter data
Yes it’s complicated.
(meter cords for all the
different meters; who
has the time or energy?)
And it takes forever
even if you do find
the right cord!
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
I love working with Matt Kenyon
and John Marshall from the School
of Art and Design (Thanks to Dean
Nadarajan for the intr...
http://goo.gl/DjQsjN
http://healthdesigncupid.us/
Please join!
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
Turn committee work…
Into a series of
Design Workshops!
Thx Dr. Castle for your support!
“Medical Designer”
Discovery
I repeat!
To make sure you are solving
the right problem
The FINAL “Medical Designer”
Discovery
http://goo.gl/ifW8Et
“Medical Doctors (and all
healthcare providers) are
Medical Designers”
In addition to these tools,
These design tools are just
as essential to an “MD”
Thanks to the Innovation Learning
Network for this opportunity!
Twitter: @joyclee
Blog: https://medium.com/@joyclee
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Here are slides adapted for a webinar that I just gave for the Innovation Learning Network. Special thanks to my chair Valerie Castle and colleagues at the School of Art and Design (Dean Guna Nadarajan, Matt Kenyon, John Marshall)!

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Letters (Tweets) to a Future Medical Designer

  1. 1. Letters (“Tweets”) to a Future Medical Designer Joyce Lee, MD, MPH Twitter: @joyclee
  2. 2. Folk in black turtlenecks and designer glasses working on small things like the iWatch This is a medical designer
  3. 3. “A pediatric endocrinologist who spends her days seeing patients in clinic and writing grants & papers that no one will ever read?” This is a medical designer? No black turtleneck? No designer glasses?
  4. 4. With the current state of healthcare, everyone needs to be a medical designer
  5. 5. Design = Change
  6. 6. I believe that it can
  7. 7. My medical design journey started by learning to see like a designer
  8. 8. Go to this link for my slides and video from the 2013 @CuspConference http://goo.gl/IVeuqn
  9. 9. The next part of my design journey was much colder (#polarvortex) but helped me figure out what a designer does
  10. 10. I have been using design thinking to figure out how to do design thinking! (now that’s #meta)
  11. 11. Letter to a Future “Medical Designer”
  12. 12. No actually, a series of
  13. 13. These are my “Medical Designer” discoveries
  14. 14. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  15. 15. Enroll in online courses
  16. 16. Read lots of books and tweet about what you read
  17. 17. I tweet using the hashtag #designthinking #adventure Join me!
  18. 18. Follow Designers on Twitter
  19. 19. Crowdsource!
  20. 20. Find Design Resources!
  21. 21. Blog about design! https://medium.com/@joyclee/
  22. 22. http://goo.gl/92zOIz
  23. 23. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  24. 24. Medicine is a culture of permission, but design can change that http://goo.gl/GQwTLe
  25. 25. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  26. 26. You don’t have to be Chief Innovation Officer; as a clinician you design every day http://goo.gl/C5dqcV
  27. 27. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  28. 28. All you need is a piece of paper! I swear I didn’t pay anyone to write this. However, this wasn’t a successful prototype because it didn’t give me the feedback I needed
  29. 29. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  30. 30. Post-its on the wall in the clinic hallway also failed
  31. 31. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  32. 32. Meet Trevor, who has type 1 diabetes and has a cool video Diabetesevangelist.com
  33. 33. I found him on Twitter to let him know I liked his video
  34. 34. This is the serendipity of Twitter We now co-design for kids with diabetes
  35. 35. He helped me find the right words and sense of humor
  36. 36. Let the experts (our patients) teach other patients http://goo.gl/bCjGg0
  37. 37. http://goo.gl/XDgxmi Check out this prototype inspired by B’s videos
  38. 38. Timestamp and document the patient journey
  39. 39. I don't feel like getting yelled at today he makes me feel stupid Collect artifacts
  40. 40. “Don't cry (says a boy to his mom)” Be a fly on the wall
  41. 41. Find out how long it really takes to download meter data
  42. 42. Yes it’s complicated. (meter cords for all the different meters; who has the time or energy?)
  43. 43. And it takes forever even if you do find the right cord!
  44. 44. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  45. 45. I love working with Matt Kenyon and John Marshall from the School of Art and Design (Thanks to Dean Nadarajan for the introductions!)
  46. 46. http://goo.gl/DjQsjN
  47. 47. http://healthdesigncupid.us/ Please join!
  48. 48. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  49. 49. Turn committee work…
  50. 50. Into a series of Design Workshops! Thx Dr. Castle for your support!
  51. 51. “Medical Designer” Discovery
  52. 52. I repeat!
  53. 53. To make sure you are solving the right problem
  54. 54. The FINAL “Medical Designer” Discovery
  55. 55. http://goo.gl/ifW8Et
  56. 56. “Medical Doctors (and all healthcare providers) are Medical Designers”
  57. 57. In addition to these tools,
  58. 58. These design tools are just as essential to an “MD”
  59. 59. Thanks to the Innovation Learning Network for this opportunity! Twitter: @joyclee Blog: https://medium.com/@joyclee Website: http:// www.doctorasdesigner.com/ Thanks to: Valerie Castle, Ram Menon, John Marshall, Matt Kenyon, Guna Nadarajan, Gary Freed, Sarah Clark, Matthew Davis B, S, and E

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