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Dr. Boehm-Davis Book Release: APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration

Dr. Boehm-Davis Book Release: APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration

This APA Handbook of Human Systems Integration is a practical tool for both students and professionals. It is intended to sensitize readers to basic design issues, enhance their understanding of the influence of these issues, and guide them in appropriately combining human performance with a system's numerous interacting components.

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Human Factors Award Winner, Spencer Kohn, Looks to Bright Future

Human Factors Award Winner, Spencer Kohn, Looks to Bright Future

Spencer Kohn recently won the HFES "Mobile Health Applications for Consumers" student design competition with an app, Hermes, that allows patient-controlled medical record sharing. HFES called the app "intuitive and simple to use," citing sharing settings that can be created in moments with little information required from the user.

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Cyrus Foroughi wins OSCAR Graduate Student Mentoring Award

Cyrus Foroughi wins OSCAR Graduate Student Mentoring Award

This special award, new this year, recognizes and rewards outstanding Mason graduate students who mentor undergraduate students on their research and creative activities, and who help to foster a culture of student scholarship in support of Mason's Students as Scholars initiative

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HFES Bulletin: Raja was a True Philosopher and Heroic Scientist

HFES Bulletin: Raja was a True Philosopher and Heroic Scientist

Over the years, Raja has been a flawless exemplar of the very best of our discipline and a role model for scientists in general. Whenever one was in Raja's presence, there was a quiet and yet highly charged sense that he was someone very special and yet at the same time approachable, helpful, and always willing to learn.

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