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"Matching Patient and Physician Preferences in Designing a Primary Care Facility Network," Journal of the Operational Research Society

Authors: Güneş, Evrim Didem; Yaman, Hande; Çekyay, Bora; Verter, Vedat Publication: Journal of the Operational Research Society, April 2014 Abstract: 

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Published on : 03 Apr 2014

Making Decisions about Activity-Based Financing in Health Care: Payment Mechanisms and Policy Goals

Authors: Strumpf, Erin; Faraj, Samer; Verter, Vedat Abstract: 

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Published on : 07 Mar 2014

CHQR NEWS TALK 770

Professor Vedat Verter was interviewed by Angela Kokott, host of Calgary Today – CHQR NEWS TALK 770 radio. The interview focused on the protective directive issued by Transport Minister Lisa Raitt requiring rail companies to inform municipalities about the volume and type of hazardous materials being shipped through their jurisdiction. Listen to full interview (choose November 20, 5:00 PM, 47:00): CHQR 770, November 20, 2013

Published on : 21 Nov 2013

Crude Oil Shipments from the US to Canada

Professor Vedat Verter talks to CHQR News Talk 770 Radio about crude oil shipments from the US to Canada. Listen to full interview (select August 12, 2013 - 10:00 am, scroll to minute 35:00): CHQR News Talk 770 Radio, August 12, 2013

Published on : 14 Aug 2013

Transport des marchandises dangereuses - Le silence radioactif d'Ottawa

La catastrophe de Lac-Mégantic a ravivé les inquiétudes liées au projet canado-américain de transport d'uranium sous forme liquide. Devant les craintes soulevées, le gouvernement Harper réplique que l'entente vise à " réduire la menace que pose le terrorisme international". Mais il ne dit mot des conséquences possibles, un silence radioactif qui ne rassure pas les experts, étant donné les carences de Transports Canada en matière de transport des marchandises dangereuses.

Published on : 14 Aug 2013

Emergency Directives for Rail: Is It Enough?

Professor Vedat Verter analyzes the latest instructions from Transport Canada. Watch full interview: CTV News, July 30, 2013

Published on : 02 Aug 2013

"Product Reuse in Innovative Industries," Production and Operations Management

Authors: Galbreth, Michael; Boyaci, Tamer; Verter, Vedat Publication: Production and Operations Management, 2013 Abstract:

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Published on : 02 Aug 2013

Professor Vedat Verter awarded CFI Grant

Professor Vedat Verter was awarded the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Leaders Opportunity Fund grant in the amount of $ 146,583 for his project titled “Real Time Location Systems: An Opportunity for Improving Operational Decisions in Acute Care.” With a matching cash contribution from the Quebec government as well as in-kind contributions from vendors, the total project budget amounts to $366,456.

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Published on : 06 Jun 2013

"Transport Mode Selection for Toxic Gases: Rail or Road?," Risk Analysis

Authors: Bagheri, Morteza; Verma, Manish; Verter, Vedat Publication: Risk Analysis, 2013 Abstract:

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Published on : 31 May 2013

Fixing the other health care issue

Despite high per-capita spending, health care in Canada consistently underperforms, according to the Commonwealth Fund, which tracks indicators for accessibility, timeliness and outcomes across a number of developed countries. The system that is straining to meet demand today will face an even higher burden in the years ahead, as the population ages. A number of Canadian business schools are looking to meet this challenge by educating future health care managers to bring new perspectives to old problems.

Published on : 25 Sep 2012