Abbe Don is a designer, a storyteller, and a healthcare innovator. With 25 years of experience in interaction and software design at Apple, Disney, Hewlett-Packard, and IDEO, Abbe brings an expertise as well as a passion for applying design thinking to the challenges of the healthcare system. As the former co-lead of health systems at IDEO, she developed patient-centered solutions for healthcare delivery, adherence and behavior change, as well as health information systems.
Currently, Abbe Don is the vice president of user experience at Epocrates, Inc., an athenahealth company. Abbe holds a master’s degree from the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University, a BFA in photography from the California Institute for the Arts, and a BA in photography and writing from Pomona College