FIDSA, Principal/Global Design, Engineering and Human Factors Lead
HS Design—a SteriPack Company
Tor Alden, FIDSA, is principal and global design, engineering and human factors lead at HS Design (HSD)—an award winning, certified ISO 13485, user-centered, product development firm. Alden’s expertise focuses on over 25 years in the design and development, research, and strategy of medical and healthcare products. His passionate collaboration to solve complex problems with innovative medical and digital health companies has led to over 50 patents and multiple design awards. He has served on multiple boards and juries, and remains an active writer and speaker on human factors and design. Alden is a member of the Industrial Design Society of America Academy of Fellows and also serves as a member of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation’s (AMMI) Human Factors committee. Alden earned his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from Syracuse University and received a Master of Science Degree in Technology Management from Stevens Institute of Technology.