Charlotte Harvey is a consultant mechanical engineer at Sagentia. Her experience lies predominantly in managing medical product developments, specifically those in the surgical and injectable drug delivery fields. As such, she has recently experienced the issues related to incorporating connectivity functions into these devices first-hand. Recent projects have included front-end innovation in the drug delivery space, user interviewing for human factors, and development of reconstitution-based auto-injectors. Ms Harvey graduated from the University of Cambridge (UK) with a Masters in Mechanical Engineering.
Charlotte Harvey examines the opportunities and practicalities of using energy harvesting technologies in drug delivery devices. With a specific focus on enabling connectivity functionality, Ms Harvey runs through the various aspects of energy harvesting and offers insight on whether it is the right choice for a new device development.