Medical Innovations

Course Overview

In this course pre-professional health, pre-nursing, and engineering students will work in interprofessional teams to develop and communicate solutions to a community health challenge. Students will use innovative MakerSpace technologies to produce a tangible product aimed at improving the challenge while also exploring technology’s potential to cause harm. In addition to instruction of the technologies students will be taught problem solving, collaboration, and leadership skills.

Course Details

When: Fall Semester 2017 on Thursdays, 5:00-8:00pm
Where: JMU X-Labs (Lakeview 1150)

Course Numbers

NSG 490-0008
BIO 426-0005
ENGR 498-0006
LTLE 490-0001

Faculty & Staff

Erica Lewis

Erica Lewis

Nursing (JMU)

Patrice Ludwig

Patrice Ludwig

Biology (JMU)

Jacquelyn Nagel

Jacquelyn Nagel

Engineering (JMU)

Collaborators

Submitted NSF grant Winter 2016-2017 with Tennessee Technological Colleagues

Dr. Melissa Geist

Tennessee Technological University
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Dr. Robby Sanders

Tennessee Technological University
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