Student Spotlight: Rachel Ross

“I’m really glad I got to start a project from its infancy and use good, ethically sound methodology from the beginning.” Completing her final year in the College of Engineering, Rachel Ross has been involved with BLUElab’s India Project and Global Health Design Initiative during her time on campus. Rachel remembers learning about BLUElab on one […]

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Socially Engaged Design Showcase 1/25/18, 5-8PM

BLUElab and M-HEAL are partnering with C-SED to host our very first Socially Engaged Design Showcase on Thursday, January 25, 5-8pm in GGBrown (on north campus). This is an awesome opportunity for you to meet and collaborate with BLUElab and M-HEAL teams practicing socially engaged design and network with other technical and methodological experts in socially engaged design.  There will […]

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Detroit Startup, Alerje, Seeking Mechanical Engineer

Alerje is a Detroit-based startup building an Internet of Medical Treatment-enabled smartphone case that holds a redesigned epinephrine auto-injector. Seeking a mechanical engineer. Job Description Mechanical Engineer – Alerje (Short Version) Summary: Join Alerje in improving the overall quality of life of those affected by food allergies by way of combining Digital Health with the “Internet of […]

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University of Minnesota Innovation Fellows Program – Applications Open & Rolling

Applications Now Being Accepted! 2017-2018 Innovation Fellows Program Apply early! Openings are limited. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and qualified candidates invited for on-site interviews. Be an Innovator! The University of Minnesota is recruiting dynamic and creative individuals to join our cross-disciplinary team for 10½ months of medical device innovation. Applicants must […]

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Design for Global Health Academic Program Info Sessions and Deadlines

The UM Global Health Design Initiative (GHDI) application for the Design for Global Health Academic Program is open! This program consists of a summer fieldwork experience in Michigan, Ethiopia, Ghana, or Kenya to inform a novel design project to be completed during Fall 2018. Participants will gain extensive design experience and exposure to health care practices in low-resource settings. […]

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Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Info Session – Nov 7

Do you have an interest in the health field? Are you interested in service to the community? Join us for an information session for the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship program. Please see the attached flyer.   Tuesday, November 7, 2017 School of Social Work B780 1-2pm Schweitzer Fellows are graduate students in health care, social work, law, education […]

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Venture Well Hacking Health Design Charrette – 11/10-11

Venture Well Hacking Health Preventative Geriatric Health Monitoring Design Charrette, November 10-11, 2017 Stamps Graduate Studios 1919 Green Road Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Sign Up to Participate Hacking Health is a new program, comprised of a design charrette in Fall 2017 with a follow-up, cross-disciplinary product development design course in Winter 2018. The aim of Hacking Health […]

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Peace Corps & Engineering – 10/3

The University of Michigan Peace Corps office will be hosting a Career Day at the College of Engineering on Tuesday, 10/3 from 11am-1pm in the Duderstadt Connector. We will have general information about serving in the Peace Corps as well as examples of jobs available that would be of interest to Engineering students in particular. If […]

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Innovation in Action – Information & Team-Building Sessions 9/27-10/4

Innovation in Action harnesses the talents of Michigan students to address public health and education challenges. Within this framework, the program equips students with an innovator’s toolkit in a supportive environment where they combine these skills with their creativity and passion to impact real world challenges. We’re kicking off the season with Information & Team-Building […]

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