We were once again impressed by the ingenuity demonstrated by all of the teams who submitted designs. Learning to consider a variety of settings and end-users during medical device design will have a significant impact on engineering solutions addressing healthcare challenges around the world. We are proud of every team's dedication to improving global health through design.
Without further ado, the winners of the 2019 Design Competition are:
1st - LeTourneau University: Noninvasive Hemoglobin Screening Device
2nd - Clemson University: Kifua Pampu: Breast Pump to Help Reduce Mother to Child HIV Infections
3rd - University of Minnesota-Twin Cities: Low Cost Infusion Pump
Clemson University: Save Your Breath: A Cost-Effective Oxygen Concentration Sensor from Zinc-Air Batteries
Northwestern University: SensO2r: A Low-Cost Oxygen Analyzer
Thank you again to everyone who participated and to our judges! We look forward to your new designs in 2020! Read more about the winning designs and how to enter next year on our website.