HFE coursework

Time is Muscle

Toward a patient-centered approach to diagnosing heart attacks at the point of care

Research Prototyping

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Bladder Control pamphlet

Research Graphic design

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Known Risk Analysis


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Blood Glucose Monitoring System Expert Review


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Hierarchical task analysis for intensive care nursing


The nurses in an ICU experience a high workload every day. It is hard to improve their working processes due to the dynamic uncertainty of their tasks. To advance our understanding of the ICU nurses' workflow, we used the Near-Field Electromagnetic Ranging (NFER) sensors as a real-time location tracking system to improve the accuracy of nurse movements. The data from NFER was combined with manual observation data. This novel approach allowed us analyzing the workflow of the clinical processes in a clearer and more straight way. Read more...

Signal Detection Theory in Healthcare


One of the most obvious applications of signal detection theory in healthcare is when it is applied to diagnosing disease. In a talk given by Dr. Cosmic during my ENP-109, Medical Technology Development with Michael Wiklund, Cosmic described a PET scan procedure that was used to find cancer in patients. Read more...

To Automate or Not to Automate: Risks and Rewards


Physicians just don't have the resources to meet the business requirements to deliver healthcare and deliver the best healthcare to their patients. Read more...



Welcome! I'm glad you're here. I created this blog for two reasons: to keep a record of some of the thoughts and inspirations that pass through my head an occupy my days, and to share these with folks that might be interested, like yourself. Read more...