Learn How Martha is Using Science and Innovation to Change Lives
Dr. Martha Hall is the Director of Innovation of Health Sciences at the University of Delaware and the founder of Dr. Martha Hall Designs and FashionableScience.com, which are dedicated to promoting and creating adaptive apparel, wearable technology, and other innovative solutions to empower populations with special needs.
She is a globally recognized expert in user-centered function design, as well as an experienced fashion designer and accomplished university scientist and researcher. She has focused her entire career on creating solutions that meet the fashion, self-expression, and physical needs of individuals with all abilities and body types.
Dr. Hall holds a Ph.D. in Biomechanics and Movement Science, is trained in kinesiology, human development and coding for wearable electronics, and biomechanical analysis. She also holds multiple patents covering a wide spectrum of applications, industries, and use cases.
Contact us to learn how Dr. Hall can guide your design strategy and create a new gold standard in adaptive apparel and wearable technology.
The 5F Framework
The 5F Framework™ is essentially a checklist for “Wearable Design” and includes design considerations that must to be addressed in order to serve the user’s (patient’s) needs. These are Fit, Function, Fabric, Fasteners, and Fashion. Each one of these areas represent choices in the design and construction of health wearables and each need to be answered, from the user’s perspective.