Workshop Highlights

1.Med-Studio

  • Learning how health care professionals can relate to art and design.
  • The third leading cause of death in the United States is medical errors.
  • Medical students who gained a better understanding of art/ design were more empathetic towards their patients.
  • The medical industry can use art and design to visualize data.

2. Hospital-to-Home: Telemedicine

  • Many brain injury patients remain with cognitive and other disabilities after plateauing from conventional in hospital therapy.
  •  An effective user interface can help those with disabilities regain control of their lives.
  • Patients can design an interface that works best for them.
  • Color associations, smallest changes can have disproportional impact.