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EDI Impact


From EDI to Healthcare


If you're looking to build a career in the healthcare industry, you'll be able to leverage the human-centered design process to improve health systems, new technologies, and patient care. On this page, learn about the relevant electives and extracurriculars available to EDI students and explore the perspectives of EDI alumni currently working in the healthcare industry.

Electives & Extracurriculars

Students interested in Healthcare roles draw on key concepts from all of the EDI studio courses and take electives through Northwestern Engineering, the Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and the Kellogg School of Management. Outside of the classroom, students work on start-ups at The Garage and participate in Design For America as well as cross-campus design challenges.


Here are some of the job titles held by EDI alumni working in the healthcare industry.

EDI Alumni in Healthcare

Meet just a few of the EDI alumni working in the healthcare industry.

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