OR63: Healthcare

The healthcare stream is broad in focus. It covers the full breadth of OR methods (including, but not limited to forecasting, simulation, optimisation, problem structuring methods, etc.) used to support healthcare-related decisions.

Healthcare has long represented an important domain where OR methods can support real-life decision making at strategic, tactical, and operational levels. Events over the last year have further highlighted the role of OR in providing insights has improved solutions for healthcare outcomes.

We're now looking for OR professionals, data scientists, professors, researchers, analysts, engineers, etc., to present at this event. Submit your 300-word presentation summary on healthcare by the now extended deadline of the 25th of June to join our expert OR63 speakers!

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Submissions deadline extended: 25 June 2021

Share your healthcare work and research

Contributions from academics, the industry or the public sector are welcome!

We welcome contributions from all aspects of health, social care and population health management, including, but not limited to:

  • modelling of patient pathways
  • demand or activity forecasting
  • waiting list management
  • scheduling and rostering
  • resource optimisation
  • classification and prediction methods
  • epidemiological models
  • impact of COVID-19 on service delivery
Submit your 300-word summary now to speak at our healthcare stream.

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Meet the stream organisers

If you have any questions, please contact one of the stream organisers below using their details listed. 

Richard Wood

Richard Wood, 
[email protected]

Antuela Anthi Tako

Antuela Anthi Tako, 
Loughborough University
[email protected]





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