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Special Event Archive

6th Annual Health Systems Student Symposium
April 25-26, 2008


To access a presentation in PDF format, please click on the respective presentation name. To download a zip file containing the event agenda and all available presentations in PDF format, please click on the below link.

zip file HSI-GT 2008 Student Symposium zip file [zip - 12MB]

Friday, April 25, 2008

8:30 am

Physical Environment - Nurses' Learning Behavior

Hui Cai (CoA)

9:30 am

Keynote: The Case for a Systems Approach to Healthcare Quality

Bill Bornstein, MD

10:15 am



10:30 am

Nosocomial Infection Control in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Jamie Beyer (Health Systems)

11:15 am

The Battle Against MSRA

Siyang Peng (Health Systems)

12:00 pm



1:00 pm

Home Health Nurse Routing and Scheduling

Ashlea Bennett (ISyE)

1:45 pm

Keynote: Lean 6 Sigma in Healthcare

Joseph M. Duhig

2:30 pm



2:45 pm

Transparency of Health Information

Shanya Brownstein (BME)

3:30 pm

Variation in Physician Practice

Alicia Sanchez (ISyE)

Saturday, April 26, 2008

8:30 am

Nursing Survey System

Lavana Ragavan (Health Systems)

9:15 am

Keynote: Healthcare Logistics - Modeling Pandemic Influenza and Strategies for Food Distribution

Pinar Keskinocak, PhD

10:00 am



10:15 am

Nursing Quality - Balanced Scorecard

Marianna Jewel (Health Systems)

10:45 am

Patient-Centered Unit Design

Hyun-Bo Seo (CoA)

11:00 am

National Health Information Network

Alex Stroh (BME)

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