IHCD News

Jan Majewski Joins IHCD as Advisor, Inclusive Culture and Development

Jan MajewskiIHCD is delighted to announce that one of the nation's most respected experts on accessibility and universal design has joined the organization as Advisor, Inclusive Culture and Development as of January 6th.  Ms. Majewski has been Accessibility Specialist, Disability Rights Section, and U.S. Department of Justice from May 2001 to January 2014.

IHCD is delighted to announce that Brian Mullen has joined IHCD as an Advisor to their User/Expert Lab

Brian Mullen, Ph.D. and CEO of Therapeutic Systems is an entrepreneur, design engineer and researcher with a passion for designing innovative medical products and assistive technologies. He won a Gold Award in 2011 from the highly competitive Mass Challenge.

See a recent TEDx talk by Brian

Award Recipient of the Eighth Annual Generative Space Award Announced

THE GENERATIVE SPACE AWARD

The Advisory Board and the Judges of The CARITAS Project’s Eighth Annual Generative Space Award are pleased
to announce that one project has received the Award at the annual Healthcare Facilities Symposium and Expo

(HFSE) during the Award Luncheon on Monday, 18 September 2017. The project is the:

Ruth Super Elected to the IHCD Board

Ruth SuperIHCD is pleased to announce our newest board member, Ruth Super. 

Ruth Super is a versatile designer with over 20 years graphic, interior and architectural design experience.

The Institute for Human Centered Design welcomes Janet R. Carpman, MCP Ph.D. as our first Director of Wayfinding

Janet R. Carpman The Institute for Human Centered Design (IHCD) is pleased to announce that Dr. Carpman, our long-time collaborator and colleague, will be joining IHCD in a new role, our first Director of Wayfinding.  
 
Jan has more than 30 years’ experience as a wayfinding consultant (with Carpman Grant Associates) to medical, educational, arts & cultural, government, and other public facilities.

The Worcester Art Museum: A Re-envision Case Study by Valerie Fletcher

Tactile stone carving tools exhibited at the Worcester Museum of ArtWith the arrival of a new director in 2011, the board envisioned a more accessible and inclusive museum providing physical, sensory, intellectual, aesthetic, and social access for everyone.

IHCD Lunch & Learn Lecture: Dr. Tedi Asher

Date: 
Nov 15, 2017
Event Time: 
12:00 pm
Location
Address: 
200 Portland Street
City: 
Boston
State: 
MA
Country: 
USA
Contact Information
Name: 
Leigh Anne White
Phone: 
617-695-1225

 

IHCD Lunch & Learn Lecture:

A Neuroscience-Informed Approach to Designing Art Experiences

 

IHCD Lunch & Learn Lecture: John O'Meara

Date: 
Oct 25, 2017
Event Time: 
12:00 pm
Location
Address: 
200 Portland Street
City: 
Boston
State: 
MA
Country: 
USA
Contact Information
Name: 
Margaret Austen
Phone: 
617-695-1225 x235

HEWI Living in Place Bathroom

IHCD Lunch & Learn Lecture: Wilhelmina Crolius

Start Date: 
Sep 13, 2017

IHCD Lunch & Learn Lecture

 

Wednesday, September 13th
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 
Institute for Human Centered Design
200 Portland Street, Boston MA
 

Where are the Ladies at? A Feminist Enquiry as to Why Women aren't Making it in Design Presented by Wilhelmina Crolius

Wilhelmina Crolius

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