Anna Daisley
Miss Anna Daisley
Research and Development Project Manager, Vaskutek
United Kingdom

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Biography

Anna has a Masters in Product Design Engineering from Strathclyde University in Scotland. Her passion for design and problem solving have led to a career in Medical design working for one of the top Cardio vascular design firms in the world. Working as Research and Development Engineer on products used regularly in heart surgery has provided Anna with expertise which has resulted in her travelling to the USA and Japan to work with surgeons and engineers developing new products. Anna now leads a team of Engineers, and contributes to the iMechE society in Glasgow. The best thing about being a girl in engineering from Anna’s perspective is getting the chance not only to come up with ideas, but being part of putting them into action, where multitasking and quick thinking are a girls greatest gifts!

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  • Cristina, South Florida

    Added Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 12:47 PM

    Hello! I have a little cluster of questions. I always wanted to get a major in mechanical eng but I opted for an AS in diagnostic ultrasound because I was worried about how long it would take me to graduate, specially because I just was able to start school last year (25 years old). Luckily all the classes I've taken so far are the core credits I would have needed for any major at all. My question is, if I start on an eng degree now I probably won't graduate until I am about 32 or 33 years old. ...
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    Anna Daisley, Vaskutek
    Answered Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 12:47 PM
    Hi Cristina,
    
    I am not from the US but I don't think it's too late to start! Emphasize your maturity, commitment and diverse background, these are real selling points. For your minor I think focus on what type of job you want to go into and your ...
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