David Rea

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David Rea

PhD Student, Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems

3329.06 Carl H. Lindner Hall


I am a PhD candidate studying healthcare operations and analytics. Currently I am working on problems in "demand forecasting and online capacity management" as well as "fairness in resource allocation"

Teaching Interest
Statistics and Forecasting, Simulation, Service Operations, Data Mining

Research Interest
Healthcare Operations, Demand Forecasting, Probabilistic Forecasting, Ethical Modeling

Awards | Honors
Organization: INFORMS
Name: Omega Rho
Year Received: 2016

Organization: Wittenberg University
Name: Degree with Honors
Year Received: 2012

Organization: Mortar Board
Name: Mortar Board
Year Received: 2012

Organization: Phi Beta Kappa
Name: Phi Beta Kappa Member
Year Received: 2012

Institution: Clemson University
Location: Clemson SC
Major: Mathematical Sciences
Dissertation: Can a CUSP Catastrophe Model Describe the US Economy?
Completed: 2015
Degree: MS

Institution: Wittenberg University
Location: Springfield OH
Major: Mathematics and Economics
Dissertation: The Effect of Climate Change and Climate Change Policy on Ohio’s Economy
Completed: 2012
Degree: BA

Title: Allocating Clinical Capacity across Multiple Hospital Locations to Maximize Staff Satisfaction
Location: Houston, TX
Year: 2018

Title: Improving Patient Transport Services through Crew Flexibility
Location: Houston, TX
Year: 2017