With 700+ participants and 50+ speakers from around the world, we are thrilled to say that this year's online event was a success! Better still, all sessions are now available to watch on YouTube.
A wide variety of OR methods, from optimisation and simulation modelling to systems thinking and stochastic processes, are used in the healthcare sector. This stream features an expert panel discussion on how each of those OR methods have been used to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.
This highly topical stream will hone your understanding of OR in healthcare, whether you work in the sector or want to keep abreast of current issues.
This panel discussion will explore the many opportunities for OR in responding to the various challenges facing healthcare organisations during, and following, the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel will assess the use of OR methods to date and consider how innovative methodological advancements and applications could further the utility and visibility of OR in this field.
Our invited panellists have a broad range of experience and expertise in health modelling. They will discuss these timely, important issues from an academic, consultant, and practitioner standpoint.
Meet the expert panel delivering an entertaining, informative look at health modelling and COVID-19:
University of Southampton
NHS Strategy Unit
Whole Systems Partnership
NHS Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire CCG
University of Exeter