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Jenny Tai
Jenny Tai
Jenny is the Makers Lab Engineer. Contact Jenny with questions about the Makers Lab, 3D printing technologies, and designing and acquiring 3D models.

Addressing COVID-19 with the Maker Community

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As part of UCSF efforts to limit the potential of COVID-19 spreading within our local community, the UCSF Library and the Makers Lab will be closed until further notice — but we are still here to help! The Makers Lab is determined to provide information about recent developments addressing COVID-19 from the maker community during this time. The following is a compilation of project ideas, news, and resources you can explore, all in one place.

Makers Lab staff are available to offer their expertise to help with your project ideas. Email to schedule a consultation via Zoom.

Working on a Project Remotely

3D Printing and Making in the Health Sciences Versus COVID-19

Disclaimer: The effectiveness of these types of projects are unknown to the Makers Lab and should be thoroughly validated by experts.

Discover the latest news on how 3D printing and other technologies are being used to combat COVID-19 related medical supply shortages.

Potential Project Ideas

Peruse the following pages for inspiration and ideas for your next project!

3D printed Prusa face shield
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Other ideas? Send your projects ideas to the Makers Lab and we will update this post as more projects come in.

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