Credentials: M.S. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, B.S. in Biomedical Engineering
Position title: PhD Student in Industrial and Systems Engineering (she/her/hers)
Priya is a second-year Master’s student in Industrial Engineering with a concentration in Human Factors and Systems Engineering. Priya joined Werner Lab in Fall 2019 as a research assistant to help with the eMOM project in designing an interactive support tool for elder women with incontinence and the @HOME project. Priya holds a M.S in Human Factors and Health Systems Engineering from UW-Madison and B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from North Carolina State University, Raleigh and University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. Her interests include user-centered design in the realm of healthcare, designing for marginalized populations, and understanding informal caregiving for older adults.