Capita Selecta

In short

Course code ID 5721
Education period 1, 2, 3 and 4
Coordinator Dr. ir. A. Albayrak
3 ECTS

Education

A lecture every three weeks on Tuesday (12:45-13:45)

Requirements to pass
80% attendance, an assignment and a self-reflection

Information

Design challenges and research topics in the medical field are presented and discussed during the lectures. You will get in contact with professionals who are in different ways involved in the development of products for healthcare. You will learn about the different roles a medical design engineer can have and recognise different perspectives. At the end, your ability to critically analyse and discuss a case will be demonstrated by completing an assignment.

Examples of lecturers are professionals from design companies, medical specialists, healthcare companies and medical researchers.

Speakers last semester

25-02-2014
Pontes Medical & University Medical Centre Utrecht
ir. Luuk Evers & ir. Karianne Lindenhovius (new business developers)

10-03-2014
Panton
ir. Ingeborg Griffioen (CEO)

31-03-2014
Van Berlo Design
ir. Boudewijn Soetens & ir. Bertineke Visser (senior interaction designers)

02-04-2014
Medisins Sans Frontieres (Artsen Zonder Grenzen)
Marpe Tanaka (industrial designer)

28-04-2014
Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam (Department of Public Health)
dr. Vicki Erasmus (health behaviour models)

12-05-2014
npk design
Marlies van Dulleman (senior industrial designer)

17-06-2014
Amsterdam Medical Centre
Freek Hulsman (IDE/Medisign alumni) and Johan Manshanden (MD and PhD candidate heart surgery)