Designing for Women's Health
Neuroscience Major (College of Arts & Sciences)
Shaowen Bardzell (School of Informatics, Computing, & Engineering)
The project engages with specific themes and/or challenges involved with designing for, using, or evaluating technologies that relate to women’s body and health, in areas such as reproductive health and the experiences of motherhood; self-tracking and learning to know the female body; how women might use technology to explore their sexuality and/or help alleviate menstrual or menopausal issues among others.
Technology or Computational Component
Interested students will participate in all aspects of the research process when appropriate, including tasks such as data collection, prototyping using found materials or Arduino, system design, deployment, and evaluation among others.