Portraitfotos , Mercator Kolleg fŸr internationale Aufgaben , Kollegjahr 2009/2010, I. Jahrgang Potsdam 30. Juni 2009 FŸr Oliver Haack und Marisa Klasen Foto© David Ausserhofer

Lisa Stroux


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Innovations and application of medical instruments in developing countries


Development Cooperation, Education & Learning, Health


WHO, Program for Appropriate Technology in Health

Short biography

Lisa Stroux, born in Heidelberg, studied Industrial Design Engineering at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, at the Imperial College as well as at the Royal College of Art in London. After her master’s degree in 2006 she started working in the field of medical product development. During her Mercator fellowship she focused on the redevelopment and use of medical devices in developing countries.