Diana Gunnarson

Diana Gunnarson
Senior Engineering Manager
Medtronic

Diana Gunnarson is a Senior Engineering Manager at Medtronic in Boulder, CO and leads the Human Factors team within the Surgical Innovations Group. Gunnarson has more than 25 years of experience in product development for medical devices including 15 years in software.

She has worked in the specialized areas of clinical diagnostics, eye care, diabetes management, therapeutics and surgery. She has contributed to products including:  general and immunochemistry analyzers; cataract removal system; personal insulin pump; radiotherapeutic dosimetry application; electrosurgical and ablation systems; and surgical instrumentation.

In the past 15 years, she has worked to integrate human factors and usability practices into software and system development processes.