Agile Nudge University Program

Agile Nudge University

Researchers from Indiana University's School of Public Health-Bloomington and School of Medicine Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science were recently awarded a five-year, $715,211 training grant by the National Institutes of Health's National Institute on Aging. The funding will facilitate the launch and operation of the Agile Nudge University Program, a national, online training initiative intended to positively influence the care of patients with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia.

News

IU Collaborators Awarded Five-Year Training Grant to Transform Dementia Care Redesign

Researchers from Indiana University's School of Public Health-Bloomington (SPH-B) and School of Medicine Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science were recently awarded a five-year, $715,211 training grant by the National Institutes of Health's National Institute on Aging (NIA).

Read more

First Cohort Members in Agile Nudge University Program

Meet the first cohort of Agile Nudge University, a national, online training initiative aimed at improving the care of patients with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia.

Read more

Agile Training

5 hours

  • Section 1: Agile Science and Agile Mindset in depth review
  • Section 2: In-depth review of Behavioral Economics and Choice Architecture (a Nudge)
  • Section 3: Group-based Debriefing with Faculty

5 hours

  • Section 1: In-depth learning of Agile Innovation, Agile Implementation, and Agile Diffusion of nudges
  • Section 2: Group-based Debriefing with Faculty

5 hours

  • Section 1: Self-paced online interactive story simulation module for the Agile Innovation process to design a nudge.
  • Section 2: Group-based Debriefing with Faculty

4 hours

  • Section 1: Self-paced online interactive story simulation module for the Agile Implementation process to implement a nudge.
  • Section 2: Group-based Debriefing with Faculty

4 hours

  • Section 1: Self-paced online interactive story simulation module for the Agile Diffusion process to diffuse a nudge.
  • Section 2: Group-based Debriefing with Faculty
  • Section 3: Online Evaluation Survey
Innovation Forum Schedule
DatePresenterTopic
June 22, 2023 at 5 PMDiana SummanwarHow can we improve blood pressure control in primary care?
July 13, 2023 at 5 PMRobbee WedowTBD
August 8, 2023 at 5 PMSharon SheetsTBD
August 17, 2023 at 5 PMArmando PenaWhat health nudge can we design and implement to increase exclusive breastfeeding?
September 21, 2023 at 10 AMMonica Williams-FarrellyTBD
October 26, 2023 at 5 PMKristen Allen WattsHow can we nudge busy clinicians in an efficient and effective way to participate in tailored design interventions to help rural, Southern African American ADRD patients and their care partners?
November 30, 2023 at 5 PMJordan HillHow can we nudge research participants (busy caregivers of individuals with ADRD) to engage in using technology?
December 14, 2023 at 7:30 AMKristen Swartzell TBD
January 18, 2024 at 5 PMDaniella ChusydHow can we nudge reviewers to believe in studying elephants for ADRD?
February 8, 2024 at 5 PMKaren FortunaWhat nudge can we design and implement to increase screening at risk for ADRD in health systems and community locations?
March 8, 2024 at 5 PMMegan UrbanskiTBD
March 21, 2024 at 5 PMEvan JordanHow can we use sensor based biofeedback for more timely nudges?
April 11, 2024 at 5 PMMikita FuchitaHow can we minimize the use of sedation and promote wakefulness of patients receiving mechanical ventilation in the ICU?

Resources

Nudge Library

A description of each nudge, along with information on the impact and effectiveness of each technique

Cognitive Biases

A list of cognitive biases and how they affect human decision-making, including their power rating

Nudge U Toolkit

 An overview of nudges and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing them