Denise has over 25 years of experience in medical device and combination product testing with experience in human factors engineering, pre-clinical testing, R&D and quality engineering. The last 5 years Denise has directed her efforts to Human Factors and Usability Engineering of complex medical devices, combination products, and consumer based medical products. She joined UserWise in early 2016 and leads human factors engineering projects for injectables through robotic surgery systems. She partners with UserWise clients on human factors strategy for FDA and international human factors submissions as well as any and all aspects of the usability engineering process. Denise has experience developing use-related risk analyses; preparing documentation for and executing formative and summative usability evaluations and human factors validation testing; authoring Human Factors Engineering Submission Reports for FDA; and providing human factors engineering training sessions. She also assists UserWise clients with gap analyses and compliance documentation for IEC 62366:2007, IEC 62366-1:2015, IEC 60601-1-6, and FDA Human Factors Guidance Documents.