JSI Partners with Mad*Pow to Plan Public Health Track at HDX 2020

October 18th, 2019 | News


JSI has partnered with Mad*Pow to coordinate a track at their annual conference, Health Experience Design 2020 (HXD). JSI’s track, “Design and Public Health,” will be offered at the annual HXD conference, to be held in Boston in April 2020, provides a unique crossroads for a diverse community of practitioners and leaders in design, innovation, research, strategy, and technology to help accelerate the transformation of our health care system.

Mad*Pow and JSI are currently accepting speaker submissions.

Designing and Public Health Track Description

Behavior change interventions can vary depending on the audience, infrastructure, budget, and goals. Behavior change theories explain what influences behavior and behavior change models describe the process of successful behavior change. In this session, we will look at behavior change interventions within the context of public health and health communications. Drawing on JSI’s work in public health, discussions will include public health interventions at the national, state, and local levels. The session will include an overview of behavior change theories, frameworks, models, and their implementation and outcomes, and will end with a presentation on a human-centered design approach to solving a public health issue.

Submission Deadline: October 31, 2019 – Midnight Eastern Time.
Speaker Decisions Released: November 22, 2019 – Midnight Eastern Time
2020 HXD Conference: April 14-15, 2020 at the Royal Sonesta in Boston, MA


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