Interview 3

Who Did You Interview?

  • Mom

Demographics That Might Provide Helpful Context for Their Responses

  • OB/GYN for Kaiser
  • Age: 53
  • 2 children
  • Higher socioeconomic status
  • Immigrated to America when she was 14

Key Findings from the Interview

  • Very concerned about the impact of the large amount of waste produced on the ocean and oceanic environments
  • Every time she is in surgery she uses hundreds of dollars worth of equipment and many of the tools are disposed of
  • Find that though needs are one of the largest sources of waste they are most likely not safe to reuse in any circumstance
  • Wants patients to feel comfortable with their care and wants her patients to feel good about the effects of their care