Author Archives: Karlee

Still learning..and having fun!

I’ve learned a lot since my last blog post, and I’ve had a lot of fun in the process. I started auditing a class to learn AutoCAD, which is a really useful tool for communicating design ideas. I’ve always wanted … Continue reading

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The Clock Never Stops

How is it already mid-October? I can’t believe how quickly this semester is flying by. A lot has happened since my last post. Chandler and I have gone full speed ahead on our implementation project, TruVent. As a reminder, TruVent … Continue reading

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Back to Costa Rica…Already?

Yes, you read that right. After only being in Houston for a month, I am already back in Costa Rica, though only for a short few days. Sanjana, Chandler, and I are one of the three teams within the GMI … Continue reading

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That’s a Wrap

It’s hard to believe that this summer is over already. Our experience in Costa Rica seems to have flown by, but at the same time, it feels like a lifetime ago that the 8 of us were sitting in the … Continue reading

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Feedback for Improvement

This week, I spent a large portion of my time focusing on my task of receiving feedback from the members of the DA team about working at BSC. I created an interview guide and met with each member of the … Continue reading

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Keep Pushing

The exhaustion has finally set in. I found myself feeling exceptionally tired the last several days this week, which made it difficult to concentrate on my work. Luckily, I was able to continue plowing through my tasks and complete all … Continue reading

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Getting in the Groove

This week I have really gotten in the groove at work. I created my own system to keep track of the tasks I need to complete and when they need to be completed, and I have also enjoyed getting to … Continue reading

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Diving In

For the first half of this week I felt like my internship was off to a slow start, which is typical for any new hire during the onboarding process, but on Wednesday, my workload went from 0 to 100 (for … Continue reading

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Halfway There

Our time in Costa Rica is half complete; can you believe it? I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun. We finished week one at Boston Scientific Costa Rica (BSC). My internship is within the R&D Design Assurance … Continue reading

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Implementation: Eviva La Vida

  The medical device product development process consists of three main steps: identification, innovation, and implementation. We spent our first several weeks in Costa Rica focused on identifying unmet needs throughout various hospitals in the country, including Clinica Biblica, Hospital … Continue reading

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