Advanced Design Thinking

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Upgrade your design-thinking skills. 

You’ve mastered the basics—now take your problem-solving abilities to the next level.

In our immersive Advanced Design Thinking course, you’ll learn improvisational techniques for idea generation, observational research, and rapid prototyping, all while participating in robust discussions on team synthesis and creative abrasion. Collaborate with industry-peers in an advanced learning environment and acquire new ways to further unlock your team's creative potential. This course is for individuals who have previously taken an introductory design thinking course and want to further develop their skills. 

Who this course is for:

  • Professionals at all levels working within the health care industry
  • Individuals looking for a fresh problem-solving perspective
  • Rising managers who want to improve the efficacy of the health care industry


  • Master the design thinking process
  • Unleash your creative potential
  • Incorporate design thinkingn into your organization

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Dates Offered

October 8-10, 2018 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Register NowDeadline: 10/04/2018



JHU employees are eligible for 100% tuition remission. JHHS employees receive a 20% discount. For more information on discounts, registration, and cancellation policy, please visit our FAQ page

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Located in the heart of Baltimore's thriving Harbor East neighborhood

  • All course materials included
  • Complimentary gourmet breakfast and lunch
  • Free covered parking



Assistant Professor of Management at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Sharon Kim holds a PhD in Organizational Behavior from Cornell University. Sharon’s research focuses on creativity of individuals and groups in organizations. She has been published in several academic journals and featured in popular media outlets like Harvard Business Review, The Wall Street Journal, and Scientific American.


Principal, Designlore

Laurie Churchman, Principal of Designlore, has over 25 years of branding and corporate design experience recognized by Communication Arts, Creativity, How Magazine, and others. An AIGA Fellow, she holds a BS from the University of Delaware, an MFA from Yale University and a certificate from AIGA/Harvard Business School Design Leaders program. She is also an Adjunct Professor at MICA and Philadelphia University.