Students will be assigned to teams to examine a specific health care problem, apply concepts from class discussions and readings and present a group presentation and paper. There were three teams this semester:

  • Decision Support Team: Engineering the system of healthcare delivery
  • Stroke Team: Improving ischemic stroke care in the US and UK
  • Predictive Modeling Team: Predictive modeling at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; A short-term length of stay model of the cardiac ward

See midterm presentations presented in Lecture #5.

See final reports presented in Lecture #12.