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Healthcare industry continues to change… which is good news for data scientists

State of healthcare analytics: A mid-year review

Predicting patient experience with narrative data: a healthcare goldmine

Curing what ails
How interaction analytics is transforming the health insurance industry.

Evolving role of the CIO in data-driven healthcare

Views from HIMSS 2015: A mixed bag for healthcare analytics

What to expect in 2015
Four predictions for the healthcare analytics industry in the year ahead.

Healthcare Analytics — 2014: Year of many challenges

Will Apple, Google usher in new era in healthcare analytics?

Rise of the empowered patient consumer – courtesy of analytics

Algorithm is the new doctor and data is the new drug

Population health management and medication adherence

Key skills for analytics pros
Examination of two promising areas for analytical opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Corporate Profile: Mayo Clinic
Famed medical group boasts long history of applying advanced analytics to improve delivery care systems.

Opportunities, barriers and champions
Despite its acknowledged value, healthcare’s use of analytics lags behind other industries.

Smart Care
The promise of technology-enabled population health management.

Health Care & Analytics
From ‘sick’ care to ‘health’ care, courtesy of analytics

Patient Flow
The new queueing theory for healthcare.

Corporate Profile: General Electric Global Research Center

Newsmakers: Computer Model Optimizes Diabetes Treatment

Newsmakers: Rapid Delivery Of Vaccines, Antidotes

Meeting Preview: INFORMS introduces health care conference
Set for June 20-22, 2011 at the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel in Montreal, Canada


Study: The magic of animated movies not tied to latest technology

In the nearly 60 years between the 1939 release of Hollywood’s first full-length animated movie, “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” and modern hits like “Toy Story,” “Shrek” and more, advances in animation technology have revolutionized not only animation techniques, but moviemaking as a whole. However, a new study in the INFORMS journal Organization Science found that employing the latest technology doesn’t always ensure creative success for a film. Read more →

Six finalists named for Edelman Award

INFORMS selected a diverse group of six finalists for the 47th annual Franz Edelman Award for Achievements in Operations Research and Management Science, the world’s most prestigious award for achievement in the practice of analytics and O.R. The 2018 finalists, who will present their work before a panel of judges at the INFORMS Conference on Analytics & Operations Research in Baltimore on April 15-17, included innovative applications in broadcasting, healthcare, communication, inventory management, vehicle fleet management and alternative energy. Read more →

Are Super Bowl ads worth it? New research suggests benefits persist

On Feb. 4, more than 40 percent of U.S. households will watch the 2018 Super Bowl game on TV. Advertisers will pay up to $4 million for a 30-second spot during the telecast. Is the high cost of advertising worth it? A new study finds that the benefits from Super Bowl ads persist well into the year with increased sales during other sporting events. Further, the research finds that the gains in sales are much more substantial when the advertiser is the sole advertiser from its market category or niche in a particular event. Read more →



2018 INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics and Operations Research
April 15-17, 2018, Baltimore


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