Medicine X | Health Care Innovation Summit
Paul Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center | 8AM – 5PM

From ACA to value-based care, the health insurance industry is undergoing dramatic change. What are the underlying currents of this change? Which models are emerging and proving successful? Medicine X brings patients and payers together to explore these issues and identify opportunities for patients, entrepreneurs and the health care industry. Join us on Thursday, September 15 at Paul Berg Hall or on our livestream!

Medicine X | IDEO Design Challenge
IDEO, Palo Alto HQ | 8AM – 6PM

Stanford Medicine X is once again joining forces with Palo Alto-based firm IDEO to offer ePatients the opportunity to collaborate with designers, researchers, technologists and health-care providers to spark new ideas for improving patient care. Using a problem statement based on the ePatients’ chronic illness and application, the teams will work through the design-thinking process to develop potential solutions.

Engage the brain… and the health will follow!
Paul Brest Hall, Stanford Law School | 8AM – 6PM

Everyone in health care is trying to change behavior. Whether patients for themselves, caregivers for their loved ones, clinicians for their patients, or designers for their users, all of us are looking for what works to engage people in health. The answer? Design for how the brain works! Join us for a day-long workshop with behavior design expert, Dr Kyra Bobinet, will reveal the hidden patterns in the brain that drive predictive human behavior and how to use them to.

Providers are from Mars, Patients are from Venus
Paul Brest Hall, Stanford Law School | 8AM – 12PM

How might we find ways to better communicate the experience of chronic illness for patients? How might we create an environment of shared empathy across diverse stakeholders in health care? Medicine X is partnering again with Boehringer Ingelheim in 2015 to facilitate the workshop, “Providers are from Mars, Patients are from Venus: A workshop to improve patient-provider communication.”

Shared Decision Making
Paul Brest Hall, Stanford Law School | 1PM – 6PM

You make decisions every day. Some are good; some are not as good. Did you know there is a science to decision making that can help people make better decisions more often? Medicine X and Eli Lilly will facilitate a half-day design workshop about improving decision making for patients and providers.