CAIS Seminar: Dr. Pinar Keskinocak (Georgia Tech) - Quantitative Models for Decision-Support in Healthcare Applications
Wed, Oct 10, 2018 @ 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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Speaker: Dr. Pinar Keskinocak, Georgia Institute of Technology
Talk Title: Quantitative Models for Decision-Support in Healthcare Applications
Series: USC Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society (CAIS) Seminar Series
Abstract: With the goal of improving patient outcomes, efficiency, and effectiveness, quantitative models are increasingly used for decision-support in healthcare. In this presentation Dr. Keskinocak will discuss a few applications from organ transplant, vaccination, screening, and workforce allocation decisions.
This lecture satisfies requirements for CSCI 591: Research Colloquium
Biography: Dr. Pinar Keskinocak is the William W. George Chair and Professor in the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and co-founder and Director of the Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems at Georgia Tech. She also serves as the College of Engineering ADVANCE Professor. Her research focuses on the applications of quantitative methods to have a positive impact in society, particularly in healthcare and humanitarian systems. She has worked on projects with a variety of governmental and non-governmental organizations, and healthcare providers, including American Red Cross, CDC, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory Healthcare, and Task Force for Global Health.
Host: Dr. Milind Tambe and Dr. Sze-chuan Suen
Audiences: Everyone Is Invited
Contact: Computer Science Department