HI! I'M LOUISA
Louisa Harvey (Founder and Head of Human Factors) based in the UK and The Netherlands.
Founded Harvey Medical Consulting in 2012, having worked in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry for over 15 years. She is passionate about usability of medical devices and, in 2018, co-founded Medical Human Factors Network whose mission is to raise the bar of human factors work in the UK. Louisa spends time both in the UK office and The Netherland's office.
Louisa also regularly presents at international conferences on the subject of device usability and ethics. Louisa has an MSc in Industrial Pharmaceutical Science and is an accomplished moderator, facilitating on average 600 interviews a year. Her project experience spans across many different products areas, from hand-held autoinjectors through to large surgical systems. Louisa’s personable, can-do attitude and determination to get to the bottom of clients’ business questions, ensure that every project is a success!
HI! I'M ALPER
Alper Hulusi (Head of Market Research) based in the UK and The Netherlands.
Joined Harvey Medical in early 2020 and brings with him over 25 years of experience as a specialist qualitative researcher. Following his Masters degree in Sociology of Education, his career began as a Social Policy Researcher working at the National Centre for Social Research, TNS-BMRB, a decade as a freelance qualitative researcher, and then as Research Director at Creative Medical Research.
Alper’s experience and expertise span many diverse areas, having specialised in medical devices research for almost a decade. Alper’s skilful moderation, project design and insights have facilitated some of the top medical device manufacturers to better understand how to design, develop and market their devices. His expertise span across the entire product development lifecycle, form early stage ideation through to post-market insight, working in partnership with clients to ensure their business objectives are always met.
HI! I'M NICOLA
Nicola (Head of Operations) based in the UK.
Nicola joined Harvey Medical in 2021 as Operations Manager. Nicola has over 20 years’ experience in office and event management within the pharmaceutical industry.
Nicola will be the first point of contact for any queries, will manage the logistics for all studies and events. Nicola’s dedicated approach and high standards will ensure all aspects of projects are run smoothly and efficiently.
HI! I'M NATALIE
Natalie (Principal Human Factors Specialist) based in the Netherlands.
Natalie joined Harvey Medical in 2021 and has many years’ experience in usability engineering as it applies to medical devices. This primarily consists of managing client documentation and HFE timelines as they relate to the wider development process for a device.
Uniquely, Natalie enjoys use-related risk analysis and task analysis(!), stating these activities are the pinnacle of an adequately tailored usability engineering process. Natalie has a BSc from Loughborough university in Human Factors and is currently a member of the BSI and ISO committees that oversee standards related to risk management of medical devices.
HI! I'M BECKY
Becky (Human Factors and Market Research Specialist) based in the UK and The Netherlands.
Becky joined Harvey Medical in 2020. She provides clients with moderation, observation, reporting, documentation, as well as project management.
Becky found her passion for qualitative research through her degree, graduating from the University of Leeds with a BA in Sociology. The degree taught her the fundamentals and importance of ethics and research. Becky is passionate about improving medical devices and establishing unmet needs.
Becky has completed multiple courses, including The Human Factors and Usability Engineering File and The Art of Moderation. She has also worked for another Cambridge-based design and development consultancy, providing Human Factors research, Market research and usability engineering file documentation.
HI! I'M JULIE
Julie (Senior Human Factors and Market Research Specialist) based in the UK.
Julie joined Harvey Medical in 2014 and is a very experienced member of the team, providing clients with expert moderation, observation and reporting, as well as second to none project management.
Julie’s passion for qualitative research is immediately evident, as well as her particular interest in researching vulnerable populations. Julie’s early academic background, having graduated from the University of York with a BA in English, makes her an expert report writer, providing clients with concise, insight-packed and actionable written and verbal findings.
HI! I'M ROBIN
Robin (Medical Human Factors Researcher) based in the UK.
Robin joined Harvey Medical in 2021, and now helps the team with participant engagement, data collection through observation, and reporting. She is bilingual, speaking both English and German. Her BSc in Psychology from the University of Birmingham has provided her with an extensive research skillset and understanding of ethical practice, as well as a passion for helping others through research.
She further developed these skills conducting primary data research with Huntington’s Disease patients during her MSc in Clinical Neuropsychiatry, while also gaining comprehensive understanding of conditions ranging from epilepsy and sleep disorders to neurodegenerative disease.
She strives for the highest quality in her work and is motivated to continue learning within the Human Factors landscape in order to improve patients’ lives.
HI! I'M TAMMY
Tammy (Patient and HCP Engagement Manager) based in the UK.
Tammy has over 20 years experience working in the medical device and pharmaceutical industry. She is passionate about improving patients' treatment outcomes and has spent the majority of her career developing and implementing education for healthcare professionals. Tammy has also been involved in managing and promoting patient surgical registrys both in the UK and Internationally.
Tammy will manage recruitment and brings motivation, compassion and empathy to all aspects of her work.