Oropress research team

Jean Furey and Adam de Eyto from Design Factors work with the interfaculty Oropress research team including: PI Dr. Vincent Casey (Science & Engineering), Prof Alison Perry (Dean of EHS). Dr. Richard Casey (S&E), Dr. John Garvey (Kemmy Business School) with research assistance from  Molly Manning (Clinical Therapies), Dr.John Guiry (S&E) and Joanne Mc Cormac (EHS).

 

Clinical Investigations

The Oropress prototype has recieved HPRA aproval and Clinical Investigations are currently underway on a functional prototype in two Hospital sites in Ireland.

People

Adam de Eyto Portrait
Design Manager
Robert Whelan
Technical support
Technical support

Design Practice & Education

We are actively engaged in research for design education, continuing professional development and design practice.

Design for Health

Our user-centered work in health and wellness focuses on humanising technology that benefits both patients and clinicians.

Design for Sustainability & Society

Our research projects take a design led approach to framing and tackling societal, environmental and consumption issues.

Human Factors in industry

Our research on work related musculoskeletal disorders examines occupational health and industrial ergonomics.