2011 Seminar Series


September 12
Patient Safety: A Systems Approach James P. Bagian, MD, PE

September 19
Health Care Reform and the Future of American Medicine Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD

September 26
Ergonomic Solutions for Preventing Disability Thomas J. Armstrong, PhD

October 3
Industrial Engineering in Healthcare Kai Yang, PhD and Susan Qian Yu, MS

October 10
Developing a Simulator to Teach Femoral Arterial Access: Channeling Simulation to Enhance Patient Safety Albert J. Shih, PhD and Hitinder S. Gurm, MD

October 24
Improving Emergency Department Patient Flow through Operations Decision Models Mark P. Van Oyen, PhD and Steven L. Kronick, MD, MS

October 31
Enhancing Equity in Kidney Allocations Mark S. Daskin, PhD and Robert M. Merion, MD, FACS

November 7
Global Health Design Specialization Kathleen Sienko, PhD and Timothy R.B. Johnson, MD

November 21
Operations Research in Medicine and Healthcare Eva K. Lee, PhD

November 28
Breast Cancer Screening is Not One Size Fits All: Using Modeling to Personalize Breast Cancer Screening Policy Julie S. Ivy, PhD and Kathleen M. Diehl, MD

December 5
Operations Research in Healthcare Mariel Lavieri, PhD and Joshua D. Stein, MD, MS

December 12
Scheduling Problems in Medical Residency Amy M. Cohn, PhD and Brian K. Jordan, MD, PhD