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  • HF/E can help address many problems associated with the COVID Pandemic.  Please review our statements on the following and share with your social networks.                 1) HF/E Applied to COVID in Healthcare Organizations                 2) Addressing Fatigue, Stress and Burnout of ...

  • U-led Human Factors Consortium Improves Medical Device Design Rice University joins, brings expertise to consortium Mar. 30, 2020— A University of Utah-led consortium to improve the design of medical devices welcomes Rice University as its newest partner. The Human Factors MEdical DevIce ...

  • Call for Papers for International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction (IJHCI) Special Issue on HCI on the Modern Flight Deck There has been significant growth in the technology available to pilots on the modern aviation flight deck.  From information systems to automation to communication ...

  • At HFES, we are committed to launching more content via new channels for our members and others interested in promoting and advancing the discovery and exchange of knowledge concerning the characteristics of human beings that are applicable to the design of systems, products, tools, and environments ...

  • By Lewis-Burke Associates, LLC – March 17 In response to the novel coronavirus COVID-19, Lewis-Burke Associates has compiled an update regarding the federal response to the pandemic and impact on federal agencies relevant to Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES). Administration ...

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HFES staff are working remotely and are available from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EDT.  We encourage you to contact us by email at info@hfes.org.

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HCS 2020

64th Annual Meeting
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October 5 - 9, 2020 | Chicago, Illinois

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