Compare courses
Register

Videos

DR. JULIE SWANN- Interview

Biography

Georgia Tech Professional Education

Julie Swann is the Department Head and the A. Doug Allison Distinguished Professor in the Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at NC State. She is an Adjunct Professor in the Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to joining NC State, she was the Harold R. and Mary Anne Nash Professor in the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she co-founded and co-directed the Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems, one of the first interdisciplinary research centers on the Georgia Tech campus. In 2009, she was on loan as a science advisor for the H1N1 pandemic response at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Swann is a research leader in using mathematical modeling to enable supply chain systems and health care to become more efficient, effective, or equitable. Recent collaborations have been to quantify the return on public investments to improve pediatric asthma, plan for infectious disease outbreaks, analyze administrative claims data from Medicaid patients across the US, and design systems with decentralized decision makers.

Show more

Read about executive education

Other experts

Matthew Sooy is an Assistant Professor at the Ivey Business School. He received his PhD in Business Administration (Accounting concentration) from the University of Kentucky, and earned an MBA (Finance and Decision Science concentrations) from Emory University. Prior to returning to school, Matt ...
Biography I am a cultural historian and ethnomusicologist, with main specialisms in music and human rights, music and literature, cultural memory, oral history, digital humanities and applied research.  I direct and edit the bilingual digital archive Cantos Cautivos (Captive Songs), compiling...
James Gips—a beloved Carroll School professor who inspired generations of management students and improved the lives of countless others—passed away on June 10, 2018. Professor Gips’ research focused on helping people with severe disabilities live fuller lives by enabling them to interact with t...