We engage in a variety of projects to support our mission of empowering patient as expert, creating a culture of making in health, and connecting a health, technology, and design community
Lenovo HealthDesignBy.Us Innovation Co+Lab
We are excited to announce the Lenovo HealthDesignBy.Us Co+Lab! The Co-Lab's mission is to support the design and development of patient-centered technology-based health innovations! More information to come soon!
We #MakeHealth Fest
We hosted the We #Makehealth Fest in 2014 and 2015 at the University of Michigan. Check out Dr. Lee's blogpost to learn more about how the maker movement is transforming healthcare.
Innovations in Diabetes Education
We have hosted hacking and gaming workshops for children and adolescents with diabetes and we are now integrating a peer-to-peer diabetes gaming educational experience into the diabetes clinic.
Integrating Design into Healthcare and Undergraduate Education
We are creating opportunities for students from the School of Art and Design and the School of Information to partner with patients and caregivers using human-centered design and participatory design.
Health Design Prototypes
We are creating a series of tools/prototypes that can be used by healthcare providers, educators, and patients/caregivers.