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WEBINAR: Human-Centered Design Thinking to Solve Healthcare Problems

March 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Jonas Nursing and Veterans Healthcare presents their latest webinar: Nurses Utilizing the Human-Centered Approach of Design Thinking

How Nurses are Using the Human-Centered Approach of Design Thinking to Solve Health and Healthcare Problems

Please join us as Marion Leary, RN, MSN, MPH, FAHA, guides us through this informative discussion.

At the end of the webinar, the participant will be able to :

  • Define health and healthcare innovation
  • Identify the 5 stages of design thinking
  • Describe examples of the use of design thinking in health and healthcare
  • Identify the resources needed to perform design thinking activities


Marion Leary is currently the Director of Innovation at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Nursing. As the Director of Innovation at Penn Nursing she works to amplify and educate nurses as leaders in health and healthcare innovation, recently launching a free, online, open access platform called Design Thinking for Health (www.designthinkingforhealth.org). Ms. Leary is a member of the American Nurses Association’s Innovation Advisory Committee, a Founding member and on the Board of Directors of the Society of Nurse Scientists, Innovators, Entrepreneurs and Leaders (SONSIEL), and a member of the American Heart Association’s Emergency Cardiovascular Care Innovation Subcommittee. This past August 2019 she was named as an Influencer of Healthcare winner in the category of Excellence in Innovation by the Philadelphia Inquirer. In 2017, she was named Geek of the Year for her outstanding achievements in Philadelphia’s vibrant geek community in the areas of innovation, technology, and activism.


March 10
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm