Yueran Zhuo is a post-doctoral research fellow working with Dr. Jagpreet Chhatwal. She joined MGH-ITA as a clinical research coordinator in January 2018. She earned her PhD in Management Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2019. She received a BS degree in Chemistry in 2010 and MEng degree in Control Engineering in 2012, both at Nankai University, China.
Yueran’s research interest lies in operations management, with the applications in health care. Her main methodology involves optimization with uncertainties, including stochastic programming, dynamic modeling, and simulation. She is currently working in the area of Hepatitis C virus infection, with the focus on the cost-effectiveness analysis and health economics of the disease screening and treatment.