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Congratulations to Professor Vedat Verter on receiving a CIHR/SSHRC Healthy and Productive Work Partnership Development Grant

Fri, 2016-09-16 12:54

Congratulations to Professor Vedat Verter (Co-investigator) on receiving a CIHR/SSHRC Healthy and Productive Work Partnership Development Grant for, Strengths-Based Nursing Management and Leadership Training with Innovative Story-sharing. This program is very competitive; of the 20 grants awarded, McGill University was granted one.

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Should dangerous goods be travelling on Montreal's highways?

Fri, 2016-08-19 09:51

Alain Duguet and Gilbert Prince crisscrossed Canada and the United States together a number of times, two truck drivers cramped in a relatively small space.

They could chat for hours, getting into disagreements every now and then, but Prince was such a jovial person that he laughed even when he was upset, Duguet said.

"I'm talking about him in the past tense…" Duguet said. He sighed. His voice trailed off.

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Transport de matières dangereuses: aux élus d'agir

Fri, 2016-08-19 09:45

Un camion-citerne rempli de diesel qui s'enflamme au coeur d'une grande ville, en pleine heure de pointe : ce genre d'événement donne froid dans le dos. L'accident survenu cette semaine sur l'autoroute 40 est certes tragique, mais il aurait pu être encore plus grave. Il doit maintenant servir de signal d'alarme et nous forcer à évaluer chaque maillon de la chaîne du transport routier de matières dangereuses au Québec.

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Why dangerous materials go through cities

Thu, 2016-08-18 13:19

Watch the full interview with Professor Vedat Verter here

CTV News, August 11, 2016 

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Daoust songe à restreindre le transport des matières dangereuses

Thu, 2016-08-18 09:46

Le ministre des Transports Jacques Daoust envisage de restreindre le transport des matières dangereuses pendant les heures de pointe, au lendemain du spectaculaire accident qui a coûté la vie au chauffeur d'un camion-citerne sur l'autoroute Métropolitaine, mardi après-midi.

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Impact of train makeup on hazmat risk in a transport corridor

Fri, 2016-08-05 09:47

Authors: Cheng, J., Verma, M., Verter, V.

Publication: Journal of Transportation Safety and Security

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Designing personalized treatment: An application to anticoagulation therapy

Wed, 2016-05-25 11:27

Authors: Ibrahim, R., Kucukyazici, B., Verter, V.Gendreau, M., Blostein, M.

Publication: Production and Operations Management

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Professor Verter, Editor-in-Chief of SEPS

Fri, 2016-03-18 10:10

Under the leadership of Vedat Verter, Editor in Chief, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences (SEPS) has been selected for coverage in Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Journal Citation Reports. 

For more information: Elsevier, 2016 

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Socio-Economic Planning Sciences takes the next step

Thu, 2016-03-03 08:46

My associate editors and I were very pleased to hear that Socio-Economic Planning Sciences (SEPS) has been selected for coverage in Thomson Reuters’ products and services, including Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Journal Citation Reports. It will be added to the Operations Research & Management Science, Management and Economics categories. The journal's first Impact Factor will be available in June 2016, and will be based on citations during 2015 to papers published in 2013-2014.

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A global shooting algorithm for the facility location and capacity acquisition problem on a line with dense demand

Wed, 2016-02-17 13:25

Authors: Murat, A., Laporte, G., Verter, V.

Publications: Computers and Operations Research 

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