Courses Taught by Tiffany Veinot

HBEHED654: Consumer Health Informatics

  • Graduate level
  • Winter term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Veinot, Tiffany
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Description: Consumer health informatics (CHI) gives health care consumers information and tools to facilitate their engagement. Students will become familiar with, and evaluate, a range of CHI applications. They will also assess the needs and technological practices of potential users, generate theory-informed design and implementation strategies, and select appropriate evaluation approaches.
  • Course Goals: LEARNING OBJECTIVES 1. Compare and evaluate a range of consumer health informatics (CHI) applications. 2. Generate CHI design and implementation principles and guidelines that incorporate theories from the behavioral, social and environmental sciences. 3. Assess consumers' health-related needs, resources and technology-oriented practices, and evaluate their implications for CHI applications. 4. Plan the design, implementation and evaluation of a new, theory-informed CHI application to address the health need(s) of a particular audience. 5. Develop a commitment to CHI practice with diverse user groups.
  • This course is cross-listed with SI554.