Week 1

The focus this week is identifying unmet needs and opportunities for innovation. Here you will find supplemental materials that will assist and inspire you to complete week 1 activities.

Video Lecture

Watch “Doctor as Designer” Joyce Lee, MD, MPH, Robert P. Kelch Research Professor of Pediatrics, U-M Medical School, discuss her personal journey to patient participatory design and the “making” of health.

reading & resources

Learn how to find strategic focus through “BioDesign, The Process of Innovating Medical Technologies” Zenios, Makower, Yock.

Innovative and award-winning design firm, IDEO, defines human-centered design and the innovation cycle with examples of biomedical innovation.

Lead by Joyce Lee MD, MPH, and Nancy Benovich Gilby, BSE, MSE, Ehrenberg Director of Entrepreneurship, U-M School of Information, Healthdesignby.us is an innovation hub for biomedical projects with the mission of patient-centered participatory design.

May 18, 2017