Achieving Realism in HF Work—How to Stay out of Fantasy Land

We attended the HFES Healthcare Symposium in Chicago last month. Among the highlights were hearing keynote speaker Lisa Sanders talk about how the TV show House relates to Human Factors, taking a tour of the GfK facilities, seeing our own Steve Wilcox present on the future of Medical Devices, and presenting our poster on Realism in Product Design.

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Seven Mistakes to Avoid During Usability Testing

Let’s cut some red tape. Pharmaceutical companies, in particular, sometimes seem to approach usability testing as if it’s a clinical trial.

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Stephen Wilcox to Present at MD&M East 2014

Stephen Wilcox, Principal of Design Science, will be presenting at the MD&M East Conference in New York, NY.

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Use Human-Centered Design to Get a Jump on Usability

We thought it might be useful to start at the beginning, so to speak, for companies who have not yet adopted a user-centered design approach.

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Welcome to Design Science

Hello to our friends, family, customers, and other visitors. We’re glad that you’ve found your way to our recently launched website and the first entry of our blog. We encourage you to look around.

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