As a designer I strive to develop commercial and technological feasible products (‘It needs to work’). I am inspired by the medical field and love to create products or services that help people, especially to develop them together with people (co-creation). 'It gives me a magnificent feeling to work on projects that are specifically meant to improve one's health/ well-being!'
Door Bas van Leeuwen
Industrial Design Engineering; MSc Design For Interaction; TU Delft
Categorieën: Data & Internet of Things | Gezondheid | Web & Mobiel
Beagle is a design concept aiming to improve the quality of life and the development of hospitalized adolescents (12-16) with Cystic Fibrosis (CF). During hospitalization CF patients are isolated to prevent cross infection of bacteria. They suffer from boredom, a decrease in social contact and a negatively affected physical activity level. Beagle is a concept that facilitates various forms of playful interaction for adolescents throughout the hospital, motivating them to become physically active