Kallan is passionate about making learning effective, accessible, and of course, fun for employees. In her Master’s program, Kallan focused on cognitive workload and adult learning theory. She uses her academic background to make sure training practices at Intuitive Surgical are user-centered. Kallan also loves analyzing training data to ensure training programs are worthwhile and meaningful for employees.
About Intuitive Surgical
Intuitive strives to make surgery more effective, less invasive and easier on surgeons, patients and their families. Over 5 million da Vinci procedures have been performed to date, bringing enhanced vision, dexterity and precision to minimally invasive surgery. The Global Talent Development team is a small but passionate group focused on enabling Intuitive’s 5,300+ employees to do their best work through programs, communities, and tools. Based in the Silicon Valley (California), but reaching throughout the US and to international sites in Mexico, Korea, Japan, India, and Europe, GTD provides employees with growth opportunities in employee and manager development, new hire onboarding and integration, executive education, and organizational development.