Ann Bisantz and Li Lin, UB ISE professors, are working on a three year project funded by the Agency for Health Care Research on Quality which addresses the design of system interfaces for patient tracking in hospital emergency departments.
MS Alumnae Valerie Beecher Provides Safe Patient Handling Expertise
Valerie Beecher, who received an MS in Human Factors in 2002, was recently featured in the NYSUT newspaper, as part of a NYS wide task force on safe patient handling practices. She is currently an ergonomics specialist at SUNY Upstate Medica Center.
Professor Zhuang receives Military OR Research Award
Associate Professor Jun Zhuang was recently awarded the Military Operations Research Journal Award for 2014 (for the the best paper published in 2013 in the journal Military Operations Research, jointly awarded by the INFORMS' Military Applications Society and the Military Operations Research Society).
UB's ISE program has recently been ranked 25th out of 91 ISE and related programs nationwide, according to the US News and World Report graduate program rankings. It ranks 18th out of programs at public universities. Congratulations to all of our faculty, students, and staff and have a look at our research highlights, alumni profiles, and education programs to learn more about what makes UB ISE the place to be.