Ximedica

Research & Strategy

Research & Strategy

Ximedica’s Research & Strategy group has deep experience in the space of human-centered design and a rich understanding of the intricacies and rigor involved in integrating research insights into the entire innovation and development process.

Integrating Diverse Human Needs

Ximedica understands that full integration of research and strategy into the product development process is essential for success in the marketplace. We identify unmet human needs and expectations in a broad range of contexts from homes to hospitals and from US markets to emerging markets. Moreover, we ensure that all impacted parties - from end users to purchasers to patients - are included in our research and that the results drive clear project direction.

Extensive Credentials Spanning a Broad Range of User Populations across the Globe

Embedding Researchers into the Development Process

At Ximedica researchers play a critical role in all phases of the development process by ensuring that we understand the context of use and the perspectives of all impacted parties. We then translate our learnings into actionable insights allowing you to:

  • Improve market viability
  • Drive end-user satisfaction
  • Reduce development costs by resolving issues early
  • Identify clear design direction to streamline project solutions

Move efficiently to market commercializationOur experienced researchers have spent thousands of hours in the field interacting with purchase decision makers, users and patients in their homes, hospitals, outpatient clinics, and laboratories. Our team members are:

  • Fully trained in operating room protocol, aseptic technique and infection control, workplace blood borne pathogens, HIPAA privacy and human subject research
  • Experienced with interview, observation and ethnography techniques in both clinical and patient use environments
  • Proficient in designing and implementing research studies both in and outside of the US and translating this learning into actionable insights
  • In-depth experience with highly diverse target users, including difficult to recruit and vulnerable populations, clinical and executive level professionals
  • Established relationships with extensive network of recruiting, facility and medical simulation and institutional review board partners around the globe

 

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Rene Robert

Rene Robert

Mechanical Engineering Manager

David Fink

David Fink

VP, Product Development

John Sbardelli

John Sbardelli

Documentation Control Manager

Chelsea Saniel

Chelsea Saniel

Associate Project Manager

Christopher Gelinas

Christopher Gelinas

Program Manager

Spencer Brown

Spencer Brown

Human Factors Industrial Designer