Organizing Committee

Conference Co-Chairs

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Robert Dittus, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Albert and Bernard Werthan Chair in Medicine at Vanderbilt University and the Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Vice President, Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network
Director of the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center
Director of the Quality Scholars Program at the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System
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Paul Griffin, PhD

Professor of Industrial engineering at Purdue
St. Vincent Health Chair and Director of the Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering

Program Chair

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Nan Kong

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University

Organizing Committee

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Yao-Hsuan Chen

Principal Scientist, Vaccine, Economic and Data Sciences, Merck
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Youhua (Frank) Chen

Chair Professor and Head of Management Sciences, City University of Hong Kong
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Pinar Keskinocak

William W. George Chair and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
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Julie Ivy

Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Fitts Faculty Fellow in Health Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University
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Joris Van de Klundert

Vice Dean of Academic Affairs, Professor of Operations Management, Prince Mohammad Bin Salman College of Business & Entrepreneurship
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Pengyi Shi

Assistant Professor of Supply Chain and Operations Management, Purdue University