Recent Publications

Conferences + Talks

Honors + Awards

  • 2020 William Pierskalla Award: INFORMS Healthcare Applications Society Best Paper, Fall 2020
  • Graduate Research Fellowship Recipient: National Science Foundation, Fall 2019 - Present
  • Henry Gabbay Fellowship Recipient: MIT Sloan School of Management, Fall 2017 - Spring 2018
  • Byron W. Saunders Prize: Cornell University, Spring 2016
  • Omega Rho Honor Society: Cornell University, Spring 2015
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society: Cornell University, Fall 2014

Teaching Experience

Instruction and Course Development

  • 15.003 Software Tools (MIT Master of Business Analytics, Fall 2021): Co-instructed a series of workshops to introduce core computing tools and topics to incoming Masters students.
  • The Analytics Edge in Healthcare (Hartford Hospital, January 2020): Developed an Executive Education course introducing analytics methods to 100 healthcare professionals (medical and administrative) at Hartford Hospital. Created course syllabus and lecture content, and worked on course administration. Co-wrote an accompanying textbook detailing analytics methods and case studies with a focus on healthcare applications.

Teaching Assistantships

  • 15.S60 Computing in Optimization and Statistics (Graduate Seminar, IAP 2021)
  • 15.727 The Analytics Edge (MIT Executive MBA, Spring 2020)
  • 15.727 The Analytics Edge (MIT Executive MBA, Spring 2019): 6.95 / 7.0
  • Engineering Applications of Operations Research (Cornell Undergrad, Fall 2014)

Industry Experience

 
 
 
 
 

MIT Healthcare Lab Team Member

MIT Sloan Healthcare Lab | Massachusetts General Hospital

September 2018 – February 2019 Boston, MA
  • Developed targeted recommendations to improve operational efficiency of MGH’s Pathology Department.
  • Built Python simulation model to evaluate the impact of various staffing and process variations.
  • Collaborated on a multi-disciplinary team with MBAs and pathology department leadership.
  • The project was highlighted by MIT’s Healthcare Lab, available here.
 
 
 
 
 

Member of Technical Staff, Data Science

athenahealth

September 2016 – June 2017 Watertown, MA
  • Served as an analytics liaison for a major product release.
  • Built self-serve reporting tools to provide key stakeholders with high visibility into provider performance and migration progress for the project, enabling targeted support for clients and facilitating smooth completion of the migration.
  • Investigated the effect of the product release on key performance metrics through comparative analysis using SQL and Python.
 
 
 
 
 

Data Engineer Intern

athenahealth

June 2015 – August 2015 Watertown, MA
  • Developed a metric to quantify the productivity of healthcare providers, and established benchmarks for productivity based on identified key drivers.
  • Delivered recommendations for application of the metric in both internal reporting and client-facing evaluation.