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The design work of one student group in the class, who developed an illuminated IV line to help nurses identify the right line faster.

August 11, 2020 | Duke Today

Designing Better Healthcare at Duke

The Duke Design Health Program prepares future nurses, engineers, doctors and other Duke students to think critically about how they can resolve pressing issues across medicine and healthcare.

Design Health Fellows Alejandro Pino (left) and Konstantinos Economopoulos (right) collaborating on a presentation for the PAPR Bridge Project. Picture taken by Theresa Thompson

May 26, 2020 | MEDx

Redesigning Healthcare: A Q&A About Duke Design Health

The Design Health program bridges the expertise in disciplines across Duke to create real-world solutions to pressing needs in health care

Dr. Melissa Erickson dons a PAPR device featuring a 3D-printed part rapidly designed, tested and produced by the Duke COVID-19 Engineering Response Team

April 30, 2020 | Pratt.duke.edu

COVID-19 Engineering Response Team Assembles from Every Corner of Duke

Through strong networks connecting students, faculty and staff across Duke University and Duke Health, a dedicated team has mobilized to engineer solutions to problems created by the pandemic.

April 22, 2020 | medschool.duke.edu

Embedded in the OR

Duke’s Design Health program gives interdisciplinary student teams (like the one pictured above) a new opportunity to create medical solutions

April 10, 2020 | today.duke.edu

3-D Printing to Give Medical Teams the Highest Level of Protection

COVID-19 Engineering Response Team tackles powered, air-purifying respirator (PAPR)

April 3, 2020 | Pratt.duke.edu

Solving Pressing Challenges: 3D Printing of Medical Grade Face Shields

Duke's COVID-19 engineering response team springs into action

The BME Design Fellows

April 4, 2019 | Duke Engineering News

Design Health Program Launches at Duke Engineering

New program assembles teams across engineering, medicine and business to design solutions for unmet needs in hospitals and clinics