Design for Health Research Opportunities

 

Friday, October 28, 2016 - 6:45pm

If you are interested in getting involved in any of the health related research projects, please contact faculty. There are some paid and some volunteer opportunities. These projects are in addition to studio project opportunities and may also be an option for internships in Summer term.

SOONER - drug overdose recovery kit

With St Mike’s, Red Cross, plus others

Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca) and Richard Hunt (rhunt@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Bespoke – everyday objects for arthritis

With McMaster and other partners

Angelika Seeschaaf_Veres (aseeschaafveres@faculty.ocadu.ca)

The Accessible Graphics Initiative: A Creative Design Intervention into Inaccessible Charts and Graphs

Peter Coppin (pcoppin@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Safefont – dynamic type for medications

Richard Hunt (rhunt@faculty.ocadu.ca) and Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca)

LivingHope – communation tool at end of life

With Saint Elizabeth Healthcare

Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Flow Visualization via Amplification and Caricature

With University of Toronto

Peter Coppin (pcoppin@faculty.ocadu.ca)

CanIMPACT – Synthesis Mapping for Primary Care in Cancer Research CIHR/OICR 

Peter Jones (pjones@pcadu.ca)

 

More about Design for Health: http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/graduate-studies/design-for-health.htm

The OCAD U community mourns the passing of alumna Martha Robinson last week, at the age of 56. Martha was an accomplished painter, illustrator, and writer whose rural background informed her remarkable investigations of animal life over her career as an artist and scholar. 
Jad Al Rabbaa MRsive
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Bringing Movement and Timing Into Digital Life
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Richard Williams, photo courtesy: ITV/Shutterstock
Acclaimed animator Richard Williams passed away at the age of 86 in Bristol, England. Born and raised in Toronto, Williams attended the Ontario College of Art from 1949 to 1953. He later moved to Britain, where he worked to this day.
Floor plate diagram of new Fabrication Studio layout
Read on for all the details on the renovations happening in the Fabrication Studios until December 31, 2019. 
Storytelling Co-design Workshop with ESL high school students - Spring 2019
The Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University has received a $1.2 million grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation for advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in open education. The grant will support the IDRC’s Flexible Learning for Open Education (FLOE) project, which pushes the understanding and practice of equitable inclusion within open teaching and learning by providing resources to personalize how students learn and to address barriers to learning. 
Located in Kensington Market, Ignite Gallery is currently recruiting IWSP-eligible Student Monitors for the Fall/Winter term to serve as front-line staff informing visitors about exhibitions and public events, to supervise the gallery, responsible for opening and closing procedures and assist with install takedown and special events programing. 
11 of Revision Path's podcasts were selected for the permanent podcast collection of the Smithsonian’s African American Museum
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Friday, October 28, 2016 - 6:45pm

If you are interested in getting involved in any of the health related research projects, please contact faculty. There are some paid and some volunteer opportunities. These projects are in addition to studio project opportunities and may also be an option for internships in Summer term.

SOONER - drug overdose recovery kit

With St Mike’s, Red Cross, plus others

Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca) and Richard Hunt (rhunt@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Bespoke – everyday objects for arthritis

With McMaster and other partners

Angelika Seeschaaf_Veres (aseeschaafveres@faculty.ocadu.ca)

The Accessible Graphics Initiative: A Creative Design Intervention into Inaccessible Charts and Graphs

Peter Coppin (pcoppin@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Safefont – dynamic type for medications

Richard Hunt (rhunt@faculty.ocadu.ca) and Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca)

LivingHope – communation tool at end of life

With Saint Elizabeth Healthcare

Kate Sellen (ksellen@faculty.ocadu.ca)

Flow Visualization via Amplification and Caricature

With University of Toronto

Peter Coppin (pcoppin@faculty.ocadu.ca)

CanIMPACT – Synthesis Mapping for Primary Care in Cancer Research CIHR/OICR 

Peter Jones (pjones@pcadu.ca)

 

More about Design for Health: http://www.ocadu.ca/academics/graduate-studies/design-for-health.htm