Carolynn Johnson is the Daedalus Human Factors and User Research Manager. She holds a doctorate in Cognitive Psychology from Purdue University, and has over two decades of experience combining user research and interface design to create innovative user experiences, for which she currently holds 10 U.S. patents.
Carolynn is a member of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), the User Experience Professionals’ Association (UXPA), and the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI). She currently serves on the AAMIHuman Factors Engineering and Home Care and EMS Environments committees. She was a contributing author for the recently released AAMI Technical Information Report, Design of training and instructional materials for medical devices used in non-clinical environments, and is involved with revisioning sections of HE 75: Human Factors Engineering – Design of Medical Devices.
Her current professional focus is in helping medical device companies navigate the challenges involved in transitioning complex medical equipment from skilled medical care environments into patients’ homes.