Graphical User Interface Design for Medical Devices

October 29, 2020 | 9am CDT

The webinar will include discussions of:
• How graphic design principles relate to safe design
• How graphical user interfaces and hardware interfaces complement each other
• Considerations for Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)
• Dealing with different sized screens such as smartphones, embedded GUI’s, and large monitors
• Key considerations for touchscreen interfaces
• Working with brand and style guidelines
• Presenting help and instructional content
• Use of symbols
• Top tips for software UI features

Oct 29, 2020

Designers from Emergo by UL’s Human Factors Research & Design (HFR&D) team will share tips and insights about the nuances of graphical user interface design for medical devices. During the webinar, the presenters will cover key considerations when designing graphical user interfaces to make them not only more safe and usable, but appealing too. Webinar attendees will come away with practical tips and a greater understanding of how to evaluate and design graphical user interfaces for their devices and systems.


  • Cory Costantino
    User Interface Design Director

    Meet Cory

    Ben Hannon
    Senior User Interface Designer