Jose Gomez-Marquez

Jose Gomez-Marquez

I design medical devices for the developing world at MIT. Our lab creates DIY kits called MEDIKits for docs nurses in the field to come up with their own solutions.

Latest from Jose Gomez-Marquez


DIY bone-conduction helmet restorer's maker's hearing in one ear. Read more »

Nicaragua hospital delivery room

OpenYou project hacking with mass-market heart rate monitors and other biosensors can improve medical care in the developing world. Read more »


Disposable medical device's "Do Not Reuse" warning hides excessive cost and wastefulness. Read more »

The MIT MEDIK project is using the Air Guitar Hero article from MAKE vol. 29 to help develop "agricultural prosthetics" for farmers who have lost limbs. Read more »