Claire joined in December 2014 as part of the human factors team. Claire is responsible for planning and implementing formative and summative studies both directly for our clients and as part of our product development process.

“As a human factors consultant, I am able to be directly involved with understanding and testing how people interact with devices. Insights and challenges can be incorporated to ensure the optimum design and a device which is safe and effective for use.”

“I have a keen interest in the design and development of useful patient instructions for use (IFU). Being part of Team is rewarding as I am able to use my skills to design and develop tangible, innovative user-centred products that improve people’s lives.”

Claire has an EngD in Medical Devices from the University of Strathclyde. Her research involved comparing different design approaches to develop orthopaedic instrumentation for total hip arthroplasty. She also has a BEng in Product Design Engineering from Glasgow School of Art/University of Glasgow.