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Abstract Submission Open: INFORMS Healthcare 2013

December 14th, 2012 by

INFORMS Healthcare 2013 (Institute of Operations Research and Management Science Healthcare 2013)

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For INFORMS thematic conference on current challenges in the health sector.

INFORMS Healthcare 2013 is scheduled for June 23 – 26, 2013 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois.

This exciting INFORMS meeting will bring together researchers and industry stakeholders to elaborate on O.R. and analytics in healthcare. The conference will combine a deep research focus with an emphasis on real-world applications.


Present a Talk or a Poster

Abstract submission is now open.

Deadline for oral presentations is March 1, 2013.

Deadline for poster/interactive presentations is March 1, 2013.

Authors must submit a two-page extended abstract and 50-word summary for either presentation format. One presentation per author is allowed.

All submissions will be reviewed and selected thereby ensuring the highest quality presentations. Authors are invited to submit presentations in the areas of:

  • healthcare operations management
  • medical decision making
  • computational optimization
  • putting IE/OR into practice
  • and other current topics

For Complete Information and to Submit an Abstract

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With presentations by researchers and practitioners in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and around the world, the conference will offer a cross-cultural view of healthcare systems.

We hope to see you at this INFORMS conference.




Steering Committee

Sanjay Mehrotra, General Chair
Northwestern University

Hari Balasubramanian, Program Chair
University of Massachusetts – Amherst

Cerry M. Klein, Program Chair
University of Missouri

Steven Shechter, Program Chair
University of British Columbia

Vedat Verter, Program Chair
McGill University