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Design Council Challenge Launch

April 26th, 2012 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

Studiohead in collaboration with Louise Wilson, Meike Walcha and Ifung Lu are launching “Grouple” today at the Design Council, supported by the Department of Health. The website was created as part of the Design Council’s Living Well with Dementia Challenge. Grouple is a private online hub for families caring for someone with dementia. It provides […]

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Retro Surgery

March 5th, 2012 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

A really fascinating day with the Imperial College team in the Science Museum learning from the pioneers of keyhole surgery, out of retirement to relive the old ways of doing things (when I say old I mean in the 1980s).

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Science Museum Lates

February 29th, 2012 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

We are very excited to have several of our Surgical Simulation projects in public demonstration in tonight’s Science Museum Lates event. Tonights event is hosted by our parters at Imperial College London department of Surgery and Cancer, Open from 6.45pm to 10pm, and free to enter, you can see our Inflatable Operating Theatre, and our […]

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BBC’s The Health Show

January 23rd, 2012 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

BBC World’s “The Health Show” filmed a feature using the inflatable operating theatre Studiohead created for Imperial College London. This version of the surgical training simulation features an Angioplasty; a wire is inserted through the artery in the thigh to unblock an obstructed blood vessel. In normal cases the patient is under local anaesthetic during […]

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Jamie Oliver’s Dream School

March 17th, 2011 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

Studiohead’s operating theatre featured in Jamie Oliver’s Channel 4 production ‘Dream school’. Dream School’s science teacher, Professor Robert Winston invited Roger Kneebone and the team from Imperial College to give a practical lesson in Surgery to inspire children to re-engage with education. As one young lady put it, “Oh my god that was soooo gud, […]

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48 Hour Inclusive Design Challenge, Korea

February 17th, 2011 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

Studiohead director Matt Harrison led a team in December’s 48 Hour Inclusive Design Challenge,as part of Desgin Korea 2010. “Best presentation prize went to Team iPop led by¬†Studiohead‘s Matt Harrison for a mainstream device and smart phone application inspired by their profoundly deaf design partner, that enhances the cinema experience for everyone by projecting subtitles […]

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Studiohead and Distributed Simulation invited to appear in Channel 4 documentary

October 8th, 2010 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

The ‘Distributed Simulation’ surgical environment designed by Studiohead and the team at Imperial College were invited to appear in an upcoming channel 4 program called “Dream School”. The program follows a group of teenagers, all of whom left school with no qualifications, and aims to re-engage them with education, getting them interested in a range […]

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DS Anaesthetic iPad App on trial

September 29th, 2010 by MattAdmin in Uncategorized | no comments

Studiohead are currently testing a simulated Anaesthetic machine they have developed for Imperial College London. This has been showcased at the AMEE conference in Glasgow this month, and received great interest from medical educators. The machine encompasses two iPads that display the patient’s simulated ECG and ventilation screens. These can be manipulated by an invigilator […]

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