Emily Haglund, B.S.

Curriculum Vitae

ehaglund@purdue.edu

OBJECTIVE:

To obtain a position in the biomedical engineering field.

EDUCATION:

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN - Master’s of Biomedical Engineering, Expected Graduation Date: Summer 2007

Michigan Technological University (MTU), Houghton, MI - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering, May 2005

EXPERIENCE:

Veterans’ Administration, National Center for Patient Safety (NCPS), Ann Arbor, MI, Summer 2005

Summer Intern

-Conducted research regarding medical devices

-Experienced patient safety practices in private and public venues

-Job shadowed at hospital biomedical engineering department

Undergraduate Research , Dr. D. Charlesworth, MTU, Houghton, MI, Spring 2005

Undergraduate Researcher

-Prepared samples for testing

-Completed nanoindentation testing of poly(lactic acid)

-Analyzed statistics and produced report

Kimberly-Clark Corporation , Neenah, WI, Summer 2004

Adult Care Product and Technology Development Co-op Student

-Led process development for new product material

-Conducted process trials

-Tested product performance

-Provided process recommendation

-Communicated results of projects to management through written and oral communication

Wireless Communication Enterprise (WCE), MTU, Houghton, MI, Spring 2004

Project Manager/Project Engineer

- Completed first phase of wireless design project for Guidant Corporation

-Conducted bi-weekly project meetings

-Coordinated multidisciplinary team

-Communicated project research and actions to management

Kimberly-Clark Corporation , Neenah, WI, January 2003-May 2003

Infant Care Research and Development Co-op Student

-Conducted material testing and research for cost savings purposes

-Coordinated, traveled, and supported material trials

-Analyzed data using statistics

-Communicated results of projects to management through written and oral communication

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Lansing, MI, Summer 2001

Research and Development Co-op Student

-Organized, compiled, and presented research data

-Collected research samples across Michigan

Chemistry Learning Center , MTU, Houghton, MI, Fall 2001-Spring 2005

Coach

-Provide individual and team learning for chemistry students

-Hire and train new employees

COMPUTER SKILLS:

MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Star Office

LEADERSHIP:

Secretary, Biomedical Engineering Society, MTU

Student Advisory Board, Biomedical Engineering, MTU

Society for Biomaterials, MTU

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Study Abroad, Senior Design Project ( Denmark), Fall 2004

-Completed logistics/business project with Danish company

-Worked with international team of students

Study Abroad, Archaeological Field Site ( England), Summer 2002