Faculty Profile

Amy Cohn

Amy Cohn, PhD

  • Professor, Health Management and Policy
  • Arthur F Thurnau Professor, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering
  • Associate Director, Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety

  • PhD, Operations Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002
  • AB, Applied Mathematics, Harvard University, 1991

Patient access, scheduling of healthcare providers, resource allocation in healthcare settings.

Richardson, D., S. Guikema, and A. Cohn. Predicting Patient Treatment Deferrals at an Outpatient Chemotherapy Infusion Center: A Statistical Approach. Journal of Clinical Oncology Clinical Cancer Informatics 1, 1-8, 2017.

TK. Runaas, L., Hoodin, F., Munaco, A., Fauer, A., Sankaran, R., Churay, T., Mohammed, S., Seyedsalehi, S., Chappell, G., Carlozzi, C., Fetters, M., Kentor, R., McDiarmid, L., Brookshire, K., Warfield, C., Byrd, M., Kaziunas, S., Maher, M., Magenau, J., An, L., Cohn, A., Hanauer, D., and Choi, S. Novel Health IT Tool Ue by Adult Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Longitudinal Quantitative and Qualitative Patient Reported Outcomes. To appear in American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Patel, N., Scavone, C., Musser, J., Niziol, L, Rao, A., Olin, E., Cohn, A., Kamat, S., Shah, M., and Newman-Casey, P. Lean Evaluation of Glaucoma Clinic Wait Times to Inform the Development of an Educational Intervention. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 58(8): 5048-5048, 2017.

Musser, J., Shee, A., Zhang, L., Niziol, L., Rao, A., Burke, D., Patel, N., Kamat, S., Shah, M., Gendler, S., Cohn, A., and Newman-Casey, P. Designing a Portable Automated System for Continuously Measuring Patient Wait Times, a Quality Improvement Approach to Improving Glaucoma Care. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 58(8): 5045-5045, 2017.

Lemay, B., A. Cohn, M. Epelman, and S. Gorga. New Methods for Resolving Conflicting Requests with Examples from Medical Residency Scheduling. To appear in Production and Operations Management.

Runaas, L., D. Hanauer, M. Maer, E. Bischoff, A. Fauer, T. Hoang, A. Munaco, R. Sankaran, R. Gupta, S. Seyedsalehi, A. Cohn, L. An, M. Tewari, and S. Choi. BMT Roadmap: A User-Centered Design Health Information Technology Tool to Promote Patient-Centered Care in Pediatric HCT. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation 23 (5): 813 - 819, 2017.

Email: amycohn@umich.edu

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Ann Arbor, MI 48109