John Chaffins is the Chief Experience Officer for the All of Us Research Program, where he leads efforts to design informative, innovative, and engaging on and offline experiences for participants and researchers interested and/or enrolled in the program. Prior to this role, John served as the director of health innovation design at Wondros, where he led teams that defined, designed, and created custom online environments that forged meaningful, creative, and healthy relationships amongst diverse stakeholders. John led Wondros design efforts with the Collaborative Chronic Care Network (C3N) at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, where ethnography-based behavior design has helped inform the creation of digital tools that allow a nationwide network of patients, family members, physicians, and researchers to collaborate and improve the care of children with Crohn’s disease.
Before joining Wondros, John applied his extensive background in health information management and technology to design, develop, and implement systems that allowed physicians to receive real-time data about their patients in a network of more than 320 acute care hospitals across the country. He has also held directorships at Cross Country Healthcare and JFK Medical Center, among other prominent health care organizations. John has a degree in health information management from The Ohio State University.
Program Update | All of Us Marks One Year
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As the All of Us Research Program marks one year since its national launch, former Director Eric Dishman shares an update and previews what’s coming next for the program. This includes an update on the size and diversity of the health database that All of Us is building for researchers to speed up medical breakthroughs. Eric also announces the launch of the All of Us Research Program’s public Data Browser, which will be a valuable interactive tool for both participants and researchers. Stay tuned for more exciting updates from All of Us by following us on social media and signing up for our newsletter at JoinAllofUs.org .