Insight has broad experience developing and industrializing drug delivery devices for injectable and inhalation applications for branded and generics.

We successfully identify opportunities to define and develop new disease state management offerings through global user research synthesized with human factors support and advanced engineering development. Our team has extensive experience developing combination products including auto-injectors, patch pumps, transdermal devices, dry powder inhalers, and metered dose inhalers.

Drug Delivery Success Drivers

  • Characterizing stakeholder needs is critical as a foundation for innovation in chronic disease state management
  • Recognizing that adherence is best achieved through a systemic understanding of delivery systems, training/onboarding mechanisms, and information systems
  • Understanding what patients physically can do vs. what they are willing to do provides an understanding of users’ goals to support innovation
  • Managing a chronic disease is about understanding a patient’s journey through the healthcare system and through changes experienced over time

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"Understanding customer needs, wants and desires early in the development process is critical to ensuring a product’s success. By teaming with Insight, West has access to more than 20 years of experience in innovative product development, conceptual design and research methods capabilities. This knowledge and insight will benefit West and Tech Group customers’ all looking for innovative healthcare solutions that meet the needs of the patient population.”
- Chris Evans, Director of Innovation Concepts, West Pharmaceutical Services

"From comprehensive usability testing to key recommendations for product design refinements, Insight was instrumental in helping us to quickly identify and act on new opportunities in the drug delivery space."
– Allan Bohlke, PhD, Project Leader, Technology and Product Development, 3M Drug Delivery Systems Division

By teaming with Insight, West has access to more than 25 years of experience in innovative product development, conceptual design and research methods capabilities that translate to innovate healthcare solutions that meet customer needs.”
– John Paproski, President, Delivery Systems, West Pharmaceutical Services

"From comprehensive usability testing to key recommendations for product design refinements, Insight was instrumental in helping us to quickly identify and act on new opportunities in the drug delivery space."
– Allan Bohlke, PhD, Project Leader, Technology and Product Development, 3M Drug Delivery Systems Division

"By teaming with Insight, West has access to more than 25 years of experience in innovative product development, conceptual design and research methods capabilities that translate to innovate healthcare solutions that meet customer needs.”
– John Paproski, President, Delivery Systems, West Pharmaceutical Services

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