Articles by Beth Loring
Beth Loring is director of research and usability at Farm Design, a medical device development consultancy. She has over twenty years experience in product design and usability, with expertise in user requirements gathering, interface design, and usability testing. Beth holds an MS in Engineering Design from Tufts University and is a Certified Human Factors Professional. She recently coauthored Moderating Usability Tests: Principles and Practices for Interacting with Joseph Dumas (Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2008).
Conducting Field Studies with Older Adults Lessons for Recruiting and Testing Older Users
Field testing and field research work especially well with older adults, if you are sensitive to their needs in both the recruiting and data collection process. [Read More]