Human Centered Healthcare Design
As a Design Fellow at the UC San Diego Design Lab, Melanie is currently working on human centered healthcare design. Her research is informed by the behavioral sciences (especially linguistic anthropology, medical anthropology and cognitive science) in order to better understand problems in the healthcare industry. Melanie collaborates with a multidisciplinary team of scholars and designers to implement human-centered solutions to these problems.
Continuity at care transitions
Emergency care for the elderly
Designing for trust in health automation
Promoting drug adherence