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. Beecher describes common injuries as being "due to turning/reposition and unexpected situations such as falling patients" and recommends comprehensive, annual training on patient handling.
Galindo Dissertation is Award Finalist
PhD Alumane Gina Galindo has been selected as a finalist for the 2014 INFORMS Section on Location Analyis (SOLA)-Air Products Dissertation Award. This award will be presented at the INFORMS 2014 annual meeting in San Francisco, at the SOLA business meeting.
Professor Zhuang receives Military OR Research Award
Professor Cavuoto's Research On Obesity Featured
ISE Welcomes New Graduate Students
Over 50 new MS and PhD students attended orientation on August 21 to meet the faculty, learn about courses, research, and graduate student clubs, and to enjoy a pizza lunch. Welcome to all our new and returning graduate students!