Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Leading Process and Product Improvement

Laila Cure, Ph.D.

Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
E-208 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Phone: (269) 276-3371
Email: laila.cure@wmich.edu



Interests:
  • Modeling and analysis in healthcare operations, patient safety, and quality.
  • Operations Research applications in service systems analysis.



 

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Management Science, University of South Florida, 2011
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Universidad del Norte, 2006
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering,. Universidad del Norte, 2003

Current Initiatives:

  • Model-based risk identification and analysis in healthcare systems
  • Improving hand hygiene compliance in a patient care unit
  • Reducing preventable readmissions in hospitals

Additional Information:

 

Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5336 USA
(269) 276-3350 | (269) 276-3353 Fax



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