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Gian-Gabriel Garcia awarded INFORMS Health Applications Society (HAS) Bonder Scholarship

The scholarship is granted on the basis of excellence, innovation, candidate’s preparation to undertake the proposed program of research, and likelihood of success in his/her projected plan.| Short Read
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U-M Industrial and Operations Engineering (IOE) PhD candidate Gian-Gabriel Garcia has been awarded the INFORMS Health Applications Society (HAS) Bonder Scholarship for 2018.

The purpose of the scholarship is to promote the development and application of process modeling and operations research analyses to health care design, delivery and operations by identifying young and promising researchers during their doctoral studies.

Please join the department in congratulating him on this award!

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Matt Irelan
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Industrial & Operations Engineering

(734) 764-6480

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