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Gallimore, Glotzer and Sarter were among the 2019 NAE members.

Three professors inducted into NAE

The new inductees join 33 other University of Michigan members.|Medium Read
Name: Eunshin Byon Uniqname: ebyon Department: IOE

Eunshin Byon elected 2019 Chair-Elect of the INFORMS Quality, Statistics and Reliability section 

U-M IOE Associate Professor Eunshin Byon has been elected 2019 Chair-Elect of the INFORMS Quality, Statistics and Reliability section, an interdisciplinary group with members from over 50 countries. |Short Read
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Mark Van Oyen elected President of the INFORMS Health Applications Society

U-M IOE Professor Mark Van Oyen has been elected 2019 Vice President and 2020 President of the INFORMS Health Applications Society.|Short Read
Valerie Washington

Valerie Washington selected as a 2018 Bill Anderson Fund fellow

U-M IOE PhD student, Valerie Washington, has been selected as a 2018 Bill Anderson Fund fellow and will receive funding to attend annual workshops and engage with communities affected by natural disasters.|Short Read

Seth Guikema elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis

U-M IOE Associate Professor Seth Guikema has been elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis, an international community with over 2,000 members.|Short Read
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Using decision thresholds to improve medical diagnosis

IOE PhD student, Gian-Gabriel Garcia receives student prize from the Society of Medical Decision Making.|Short Read
Mariel Lavieri

Mariel Lavieri receives funding from Department of Veterans Affairs

"...Goal is to improve care for the prevention of cardio-cerebrovascular disease by utilizing the large longitudinal datasets available."|Short Read
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Cong Shi and Xiang Liu selected as finalists in 2018 INFORMS MSOM Data Driven Research Challenge

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Professor Nadine Sarter and Professor Ella Atkins receive NASA/NAI funding

Title: Paths to Autonomous Vehicle Operations for Urban Air Mobility (UAM)|Short Read
Lauren Steimle

Lauren Steimle selected to receive 2018 INFORMS Judith Liebman Award

The Judith Liebman Award has been established to recognize outstanding student volunteers who have been "moving spirits" in their universities, their student chapters, and the Institute. |Short Read
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Vinny Ahluwalia to receive an undergraduate scholarship from INFORMS

This new scholarship program aims to foster the professional pipeline of operations researchers and analytics researchers by providing undergraduate students an opportunity to experience the academic profession and professional development by attending the INFORMS Annual Meeting.|Short Read
Hurricane Florence approaching the east coast. Photo courtesy of the NOAA

Hurricane Florence: U-M researchers forecast impacts

More than 2 million people could lose power, and flooding is the major concern for several reasons.|Medium Read