Healthcare Systems Engineering
Optimizing Healthcare

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Learn more about HSE and hear current student's perspectives. Also, alumnus,

Dr. Matthew Christman,  calls in to share how his M'Eng in HSE enhanced his medical practice. 

 

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Ms Polly Mitchell-Guthrie
University of North Carolina Health Care System

Polly is the Director of Analytical Consulting Services within Enterprise Analytics and Data Sciences at the University of North Carolina Health Care System. Previously she was Senior Manager of the Advanced Analytics Customer Liaison Group in SAS’ Research and Development Division, where her team served as a bridge between R&D and external customers and internal SAS divisions. Before that she was Director of the SAS Global Academic Program, leading SAS’ outreach to colleges and universities worldwide to incorporate SAS into their teaching. Polly began her career at SAS in Strategic Investments and later served in Alliances, after working in the nonprofit sector in philanthropy and social services. Within INFORMS, she has served as the Chair and Vice Chair of the Analytics Certification Board and Secretary of the Analytics Society and for many years was on the ad hoc committee planning the Executive Forum. She holds an MBA from the Kenan-Flagler Business School of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Polly will discuss the needs for analytical tools and analytics in improving healthcare delivery.

webinar
Monday, November 6, 2017

Join us for an overview of the Masters of Engineering in Healthcare Systems Engineering program.  During the webinar, students will present their experiences and discuss their Capstone projects and how they intend to utilize these skills in their careers.

Healthcare systems engineering webinar
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Join us to learn how a Masters of Engineering in Healthcare Systems Engineering can significantly impact and advance your professional career. During the webinar, program director Ana Alexandrescu and current students and alumni, will present their experiences and discuss:
  • Curriculum
  • Tuition and admission deadlines
  • Online experience
  • Career opportunities
  • Your questions
Thursday, July 16, 2015

Tune to hear Director and Professor of Practice, Ana Alexandrescu descibe the Healthcare Systems Engineering program and answer questions from prospective students. 

Current graduate and distance education student Maria Lacayo-Zuniga calls in and offers her perspective on the program and how she manages to work full time and take courses. 

 

Events

Thursday, May 24, 2018

TELEHEALTH: FEDERAL INITIATIVES, STATE POLICY, AND CURRENT IMPLEMENTATIONS
SPONSORED BY:
LEHIGH UNIVERSITY HSE IN COLLABORATION WITH LEHIGH VALLEY BUSINESS COALITION ON HEALTHCARE AND THE LEHIGH HEALTHCARE ALLIANCE

Date & Location
Date: May 24, 2018
Time: 1:30 PM to 2:00 Registration, 2:00 to 5:30pm Symposium 5:30 to 6:30pm Networking Reception - Beer, Wine and light fare.
Location: Wood Dining Room, Iacocca Hall,  111 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Lehigh's Mountaintop Campus - Directions

Cost: Free

Program Schedule

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Registration
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Welcome and Introductions
2:15 - 2:40 p.m. Keynote - Dr. Karen Rheuban
2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Panel: Telehealth Policy Perspectives
Panelists: Dr. Karen Rheuban, Mr. Joseph Tracy, Mr. Scott Bishop
Moderator: TBD
4:00 - 4:15 p.m. Break
4:15 - 5:30 p.m. Panel: Stories from the Field
Panelists: Ms. Brooke Nordai, Ms. Tejal Raichura, Dr. James Balshi, Dr. Robert Kruklitis
Moderator: Mr. Phillip Burrell

5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception

 

healthcare systems engineering symposium
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

What Does Healthcare Actually Cost?

Sponsored by: Lehigh University HSE in collaboration with Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare

The Healthcare Systems Engineering (HSE) and Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) symposium will discuss challenges in the field and how the HSE master’s degree program is producing graduates that are working to adapt to the call of unraveling the mystery of healthcare costs in the United States.  A panel of professionals in the healthcare industry will be discussing their thoughts on the field and answering questions. 

Date & Location
Date: May 17, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, 5:00pm to 6:00pm Networking Reception - Beer, Wine and light fare.

alumni panel
Thursday, November 19, 2015

healthcare systems engineering symposium 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Transforming the Future of Healthcare through Systems Engineering

Sponsored by: Lehigh University HSE in collaboration with Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare

The Healthcare Systems Engineering (HSE) and Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) symposium will discuss challenges in the field and how the HSE master’s degree program is producing graduates that are working to adapt to the call for transparency and gain traction in effecting positive change.  A panel of professionals in the healthcare industry will be discussing their thoughts on the field and answering questions.

Panel 1 -"Overcoming the Challenges of Transparency in Healthcare"

Moderator:  Tom Huntzinger

  • Greg Kile - Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Dale Prestipino - Accolade
  • Bob Johnston – East Penn Manufacturing
  • Avi Mukherjee – Geneia

Panel 2 - "Is Healthcare Systems Engineering Gaining Traction in Effecting Positive Change"

Moderator:  Tom Cassidy

  • Dale Lucht - Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Mike Ziolowski - PwC
  • Sal Strods – Welch Allyn
  • Gary Sieck - Mayo Clinic