Brandeau, Margaret (Stanford University)

Margaret Brandeau speaker

Margaret Brandeau
MS&E Department, Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305 USA


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Mitigating COVID in Incarcerated Populations

Description of model-based analyses used to inform policies for mitigating the spread of COVID in jails and prisons

(Undergraduate students)  

Healthcare for the 21st Century: Using Analytics to Improve the Design and Delivery of Healthcare

Description of how operations research techniques can be used to support improved design and delivery of healthcare

(Undergraduate students)  

What Should We Do About the Opioid Epidemic?

Analysis of alternative policies for responding to the US opioid epidemic

(Undergraduate students)


Education & Background:

  • BS Mathematics, MIT
  • MS Operations Research, MIT
  • PhD Engineering-Economic Systems, Stanford University

Margaret Brandeau is the Coleman F. Fung Professor of Engineering and a Professor of Medicine (by Courtesy) at Stanford University. Her research focuses on the development of applied mathematical and economic models to support health policy decisions. She is a Fellow of INFORMS and a member of the Omega Rho Honor Society for Operations Research and Management Science. From INFORMS, she has received the Philip McCord Morse Lectureship Award, the President’s Award (for contributions to the welfare of society), the Pierskalla Prize (for research excellence in healthcare management science), and the Award for the Advancement of Women in Operations Research and the Management Sciences.