Designing for Ebola | John Anastasiadis

Design is playing an important role in fighting Ebola and advancing care in West Africa.

John Anastasiadis, manager of industrial design & human Factors at Johnson & Johnson, will share his experience with usability and design research at an Ebola treatment center in Port Loko, Sierra Leone.

Anastasiadis will communicate challenges associated with preparing for and conducting design research in West Africa.  He’ll also highlight the importance of understanding differences between Western healthcare systems and those of developing nations.