Carl H. Lindner College of BusinessCarl H. Lindner College of BusinessUniversity of Cincinnati

Carl H. Lindner College of Business

Denise White, PhD

Assistant Professor - Educator
Contact Information
E-mail:
Office:
516 Carl H. Lindner Hall
Phone:
513-556-2228
Fax:
513-556-5499
Teaching Interest
  • Operations Management and Business Analytics
Research Interest
  • Capacity/operations management in healthcare services
  • Scheduling policies for workforce and facility allocation
  • Simulation modeling and analysis
Awards | Honors

Name:
Nominated for "Dolly" Cohen Award for Excellence in Teaching
Year Received:
2016


Name:
Cincinnati Innovations in Healthcare Delivery
Year Received:
2008


Organization:
College of Business
Name:
Graduate Assistant Excellence in Teaching Award
Year Received:
2008


Name:
Turner Scholar - Breakfast of Champions, Faculty Award Recipient
Year Received:
2007


Name:
Omega Rho Honor Society
Year Received:
2006


Organization:
College of Business, Department of QAOM
Name:
Merit-Based Assistantship
Year Received:
2005


Name:
SEI Level 3 Team Award
Year Received:
2005


Organization:
Northern Kentucky University
Name:
Outstanding MBA Student
Year Received:
1995


Organization:
Wilmington College
Name:
NCR Computer Scholarsihp
Year Received:
1986


Organization:
State of Ohio
Name:
Ohio Board of Regents Scholarship
Year Received:
1983


Organization:
Wilmington College
Name:
President's Scholarship
Year Received:
1983


Education

Institution:
College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Major:
Department of Quantitaive Analysis and Operations Management
Completed:
2010
Degree:
Ph D


Institution:
Steven's Institute of Technology
Completed:
1997
Degree:
Other


Institution:
Northern Kentucky University (Awarded Outstanding MBA Student)
Completed:
1995
Degree:
MBA


Institution:
Wilmington College
Location:
Ohio
Major:
Computer Science and Mathematics
Completed:
1987
Degree:
BS


Published Contributions

David Hartley, Courtney Giannini, Stephanie Wilson, Ophir Frieder, Peter Margolis, Uma Kotogal, Denise White, Beverly Connelly, Derek Wheeler, Dawit Tadesse, Maurizio Macaluso,  (2017). Coughing, sneezing, and aching online: Twitter and the volume of influenza-like illness in a pediatric hospita. PLoS ONE, .


Jennifer Lail, Pamela Schoettker, Denise White, Bhavna Mehta, Uma Kotagal,  (2017). Applying the Chronic Care Model to Improve Care and Outcomes at a Pediatric Medical Center. The Joint Commission, 101-112.


Barry King, Alan Leach, Michael Platt, Denise White,  (2017). Scheduling Surgical Operations and the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit Using Work Tours and Binary Programming. AIMS International Journal of Management, 9.


Constance West, Patricia Cobb, Denise White,  (2016). Amblyopia treatment outcomes assessment using AAO's IRIS-7 measure. Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, e10.


A Statile, A Schondelmeyer, J Thomson, L Brower, B Davis, J Redel, J Hausfeld, K Tucker, Denise White, C White,  (2016). Improving Discharge Efficiency in Medically Complex Pediatric Patients.. Pediatrics, 12.


C White, A Statile, Denise White, D Elkeeb, K Tucker, D Herzog, S Warrick, D Warrick, J Hausfeld, A Schondelmeyer, P Schoettker, P Kiessling, M Farrell, U Kotagal, F Ryckman,  (2014). Using quality improvement to optimise paediatric discharge efficiency.. BMJ quality & safety, 428-36.


Craig Froehle, Denise White,  (2014). Interruption and Forgetting in Knowledge-Intensive Service Environments. Production and Operations Management, 704-722.


E Kirkendall, E Kloppenborg, J Papp, Denise White, C Frese, D Hacker, P Schoettker, S Muething, U Kotagal,  (2012). Measuring adverse events and levels of harm in pediatric inpatients with the Global Trigger Tool.. Pediatrics, e1206-14.


Denise White, Craig Froehle, Kenneth Klassen,  (2011). The Effect of Integrated Scheduling and Capacity Planning on Clinical Efficiency. Production and Operations Management, 442-455.



Accepted Contributions

Denise White, Elham Torabi, Craig Froehle,  (Accepted). Ice-Breaker vs. Standalone: Comparing Alternative Workflow Modes of Mid-Level Care Providers (Minor Revision). Production and Operations Management.




Research in progress

Title:
Allocation and Scheduling of Physician Assistants and Other Alternate Resources in an Outpatient Clinics

Description:
UC College of Business Working Paper, in process.

Status:
On-Going

Research Type:
Scholarly


Title:
Integrated Facility Allocation and Appointment Policies for Meeting Clinical Service Level Objectives

Description:
UC College of Business Working Paper, in process.

Status:
On-Going

Research Type:
Scholarly


Title:
Outpatient Appointment Scheduling with Uncertainty and Variability in Patient Arrivals


Status:
Writing Results

Research Type:
Scholarly


Title:
Outpatient Appointment Scheduling with Uncertainty in Patient Arrivals

Description:
UC College of Business Working Paper, in process.

Status:
On-Going

Research Type:
Scholarly


Title:
The FASStR Framework for Clinic Operations Performance Measurement


Status:
Writing Results

Research Type:
Scholarly


Presentations

Title:
Matching Capacity and Demand: Using Advanced Analytics for Improvement and Forecasting
Organization:
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Year:
2017


Title:
Imagining Predictive Analytics in Healthcare
Organization:
INFORMS
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Year:
2017


Title:
Matching Capacity and Demand: Using Advanced Analytics for Improvement and Forecasting
Organization:
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Year:
2016


Title:
Matching Capacity and Demand: Using Advanced Analytics for Improvement and Forecasting
Organization:
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Year:
2016


Title:
Breakthrough Analytics: Utilizing Advanced Analytics for Improvement
Organization:
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year:
2015


Title:
Unleashing Prediction in Healthcare
Organization:
University of Alabama
Location:
Tusculoosa, Alabama
Year:
2015


Title:
Developing a Comprehensive Telehealth Dashboard at the System Level
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Year:
2015


Title:
Predictive Analytics: What are the possibilities in healthcare?
Organization:
University of Cincinnati
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year:
2015


Title:
Analysis and Prediction of Critical Care Bed Demand
Organization:
Society for Health Systems
Location:
Orlando, Florida
Year:
2015


Title:
Data Analytics: A Game Changer
Organization:
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year:
2015


Title:
Comparing Alternative Workflow Modes of Mid-Level Care Providers
Year:
2013


Title:
Performance Metrics in Outpatient Healthcare: A Framework
Year:
2013


Title:
A Unifying Framework of Performance Metrics for Outpatient Healthcare Operations
Year:
2013


Title:
Optimal Deployment of Non-Physician Care Providers in Outpatient Clinics
Year:
2012


Title:
Healthcare Services Productivity: The Effects of Interruptions and Forgetting
Location:
Montreal, QC
Year:
2011


Title:
Outpatient Appointment Scheduling with Uncertainty in Patient Arrivals
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Year:
2008


Title:
Intergrated Facility Allocation and Appointment Policies for Meeting Clinical Service Level Objectives
Location:
La Jolla, California
Year:
2008


Title:
Integrated Facility Allocation and Appointment Policies for Meeting Clinical Service Level Objectives
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year:
2007