Tan Liren

Industrial Designer

Alexandra Health Pte Ltd, Singapore

As an industrial designer in the innovation and research department in Alexandra Health System, Liren leads the user-centric research and design efforts that focuses on identifying the un-met needs of the users, and enhancing their experience within the system.

Her past projects include research and design around the delivery of care for ophthalmology patients, the redesign of the A&E experience and a prototype clinic to change the behavior of chronic patients. She is also involved in the creation of a comprehensive design-thinking curriculum, together with her team, to spread the culture of innovation within the hospital.

Liren holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in industrial design from National University of Singapore, where she received the NUS Innovation/Practicuum Award in recognition of her work involving design to help the special needs population.

Liren will present or conduct

Workshop on Day 1 - Wednesday, 1 Oct, 14:00 PM

Why do people wear masks during the haze period but not during SARS? Why do we keep holding back our resolution to exercise and eat healthy? We think we make rational choices and are in control of ...

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Tour on Day 2 - Thursday, 2 Oct, 14:00 PM

As a health-promoting hospital belonging to the Alexandra Health System, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) has various initiatives in place to nudge people into making healthier choices. From simple...

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