Presented by Roberta B. Ness, MD, MPH, James W. Rockwell Professor of Public Health and Vice President for Innovation, The University of Texas School of Public Health
Roberta B. Ness, MD, MPH is an internationally prominent expert in innovative thinking. She is author of Innovation Generation, a book describing a systematic method for how anyone can become more innovative, and an accompanying workbook of innovation training exercises, Creativity in the Sciences in addition to other books on creativity. Over the past 3-4 years, she has given over 90 talks and workshops on innovative thinking at America's top universities, science and technology professional societies, and R&D intensive corporations. In this lecture, Dr. Ness takes her pedagogy and applies it to the challenges faced in creating and regulating graduate educational programs. She leaves you with inspiration and ignition to begin to recreate programs for your institution.