Call for Papers Special Issue ORHC EURO 2016

Posted by: Michael SCHYNS
Date:2016-07-24
Contact:jeroen.belien@kuleuven.be
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 Call for Papers

 Operations Research for Health Care

 Special Issue for the 28th European Conference on Operational Research

  EURO 2016 “New Advances in Health Care Applications”

Guest Editors:

Inês Marques, Jeroen Beliën, Rosita Guido

 

The special issue for the 28th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO) 2016 held in

Poznan, Poland, is aiming at collecting high quality papers focused on “New Advances in Health

Care Applications”. Researchers and practitioners that develop and use operations research in health care are invited to submit their work to be published in this special issue.

 We encourage contributions with new trends and advances related to typical problem areas of health care such as:

• Public Health Policy

• Performance Evaluation

• Screening and Prevention

• Health Care Logistics and Supply Chain

• Health Care Resource and Capacity Planning

• Location Problems in Health Care

• Health Care Delivery

• Workforce Scheduling

• Patient and Appointment Scheduling

• Operating Room Planning and Scheduling

• Modeling Length of Stay

• Emergency Department Modeling

• Modeling and Optimizing in Emergency Medical Systems

• Home Care and Long Term Care

• Disease Modeling and Policy

• Cancer Treatment Planning

• Modeling Infectious Diseases

 

We invite researchers to submit their work to this special issue as an opportunity for publishing in a high quality journal. Submitted papers should fulfill the scope of Operations Research for Health

Care (ORHC) as written on the journal’s homepage (a guide for authors is available here).

 

Submissions

Please submit your full papers for ORHC through http://ees.elsevier.com/orhc/

Select the article type option for special issue from the drop down menu “Special Issue: EURO 2016”.

Deadline for special issue submissions is October 1, 2016. The targeted date for publication is August 2017.

Inês Marques, Jeroen Beliën, Rosita Guido

 

ines.marques@fc.ul.pt; jeroen.belien@kuleuven.be; rosita.guido@unical.it