Operational Research Society News

France provides 24.5 million euros for OR to improve projects fighting diseases

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13 Jan 2022

Posted by: The OR Society

In the last decade, France has provided €24.5 million to support 22 OR projects and 35 'research missions' to help improve the work of fighting HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria across francophone countries, many of which are in the developing world. Now there is a new call for the next phase of funding.

13 Jan 2022

Posted by: The OR Society

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How OR helps warehouse workers stay COVID-safe

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09 Dec 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

New research into picking operations shows how operational research can optimise efficiency whilst also making the warehouse workforce as COVID-safe as possible.

09 Dec 2021

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Malaria elimination possible with operational research

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25 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has convened its second forum on using operational research in its effort to eliminate malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) by 2030.

25 Nov 2021

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OR helps dialysis services work better during COVID-19

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04 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

A team drawn from the University of Exeter and Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust has completed a study which is already helping improve services to patients requiring dialysis in the south of England.

04 Nov 2021

Posted by: The OR Society

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