UTTechMedCHOIRResearch & DevelopmentProjectsOperating room planning and scheduling

Operating room planning and scheduling

Since the very beginning, CHOIR members and graduation students have done many projects regarding operating room logistics and capacity management. These encompass:

An example of a recent project is the development of machine learning algorithms for improving surgery duration forecasts, in order to improve surgery scheduling. This project is led by dr.ir. Aleida Braaksma, in collaboration with ZGT Almelo/Hengelo (see news article (in Dutch)).

In our publications many examples can be found.