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Best Practices for Industrial Design in the Medical Device Space | Post

October 16, 2019- Bartosz Korec is the Lead Industrial Designer at BlackHägen Design, an R&D and HFE consultancy. With close to 20 years of combined consumer and medical design experience, Bartosz has contributed to all phases of product design from observational research, through concept development and testing, to mechanical design for manufacture. Click...


Three Crucial Elements of Conducting International Usability Research by Joe Pratt | Post

October 16, 2019- Joe Pratt is a Certified Human Factors professional and the Lead Human Factors Engineer at BlackHägen Design, an R&D and HFE consultancy. Experienced with devices ranging from respiratory care to interventional cardiology, Joe has contributed to the design of over 150 medical devices through usability research and usability consulting. Click...


Structuring Successful Outsourced R&D Programs by Philip Remedios | Post

January 5, 2019- As a veteran consultant, Philip wrote this article from an outside-in perspective to empower corporate R&D managers to leverage one of the most powerful industry tools. While one should always retain core technology in-house (unless a startup business looking to acquire IP), correctly structured, managed, and funded outsourcing can supercharge...