UX in the Life Sciences
Since 2017 I have been leading a community of User Experience practitioners in the Life Sciences. Much of our work involves communicating the value of UX to wider stakeholders in the R&D Life Sciences.
- Tools of the trade: Five industry experts give Tom Gillett the low-down on user experience. Research Information (December 2019/January 2020)
Want better science? Then we need better User Experiences Pharma IQ. (22 Nov 2019)
- Could focussing on the User Experience reinvent Drug R&D Software? Elly Earls (Issue 70 - 1 May 2018)
UX in Bioinformatics
I have always been a passionate advocate for UX in Bioinformatics. Here are some journal articles on the importance of UX in Bioinformatics.
- Enzyme Portal: a case study in applying user-centred design methods in bioinformatics. de Matos P., Cham JA, Cao H, Alcántara R, Rowland F, Lopez R and Steinbeck C (2013) BMC Bioinformatics 14:103
Bioinformatics meets user-centred design: a perspective. Pavelin K., Cham J.A., de Matos P., Brooksbank C., Cameron G. and Steinbeck C. (2012) PLoS Computational Biology 8(7): e1002554