In his role as Chief Innovation Officer, Aidan drives innovation in Ximedica’s core markets of medical device development and consumer healthcare.
With a passion for applying a user-centered approach to system and device development, Aidan has committed himself to leading expert teams of researchers, human factors engineers and designers in collaboration with a global client base to co-create, develop, and measure solutions that form the leading edge of the industry. Ranging from simple drug compliance aids to wearable therapeutics, home monitoring products and complex surgical systems, Aidan challenges his teams to rethink the role design plays in the success of each product.
In addition to his role at Ximedica, Aidan also advises multiple startups in the healthcare space and has interests in a number of related companies. He sits on the Advisory Board of MassArt and teaches and lectures at RISD, MIT, the Harvard iLab and others.
Aidan has multiple published articles on Design Leadership and Industrial Design in the medical industry and is an MDEA (Medical Design Excellence Awards) Juror He has spoken on development process, human factors and the implications of changing demographics on the medical industry.