Vera Tilson

University of Rochester - Simon Business School

Rochester, NY 14627

United States

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Scholarly Papers (17)

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Channel Strategies for Durable Goods: Coexistence of Selling and Leasing to Individual and Corporate Consumers

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Vera Tilson, Yunzeng Wang and Wei Yang
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and Long Island University - School of Business
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Channels of Distribution, Selling and Leasing, Durable Goods, Game Theory, Market

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Configuring Surgical Instrument Trays to Reduce Costs

Simon Business School Working Paper No. FR 15-05; Dobson, Gregory, Abraham Seidmann, Vera Tilson, and Anthony Froix. "Configuring surgical instrument trays to reduce costs." IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering 5, no. 4 (2015): 225-237.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 16 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, United Memorial Medical Center, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Operating room efficiency, optimal surgical tray composition

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Reducing Costs of Managing Medication Inventory in Automated Dispensing System in Hospital Units

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Jul 2018
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Department of Pharmacy, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Department of Pharmacy
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Hospital Pharmacy Inventory Management, Automated Dispensing Units, Joint Replenishment Under Stochastic Demand and Storage Constraints

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Managing a Secret Project

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 09-17
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Yale School of Management, North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Project Management, Project Crashing, Project Detection, Interdiction

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Pricing and Allocation of Retail Space with One RFID Enabled Supplier and One Non-RFID Enabled Supplier

International Journal of Revenue Management, Vol. 3, No.1 pp. 37-55, 2009, Simon School Working Paper No. FR08-20
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Adelphi University - School of Business
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shelf-space pricing and allocation, technologically different suppliers, radio frequency identificantion, vendor managed inventory

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Use of a Markov Decision Process Model for Treatment Selection in an Asymptomatic Disease with Consideration of Risk Sensitivity

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 11-10, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences 2012
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2013
Vera Tilson and David Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester
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Markov Decision Process Model, Medical Decision Making, Decision Support System, Intracranial Aneurysm

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Unanticipated Influence of Coordination Mechanisms on Physician Workstyles and ED Operational Efficiency

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2008
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester, University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Case Western Reserve University - School of Medicine and Case Western Reserve University - School of Medicine
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Healthcare operations, coordination mechanisms

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The Impact of Technology on the Labor Procurement Process

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Edieal J. Pinker and Vera Tilson
Yale School of Management and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Monopoly Production and Pricing of Finitely Durable Goods with Strategic Consumers’ Fluctuating Willingness to Pay

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 13-23; Tilson, Vera, and Xiaobo Zheng. "Monopoly production and pricing of finitely durable goods with strategic consumers׳ fluctuating willingness to pay." International Journal of Production Economics 154 (2014): 217-232.
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
Vera Tilson and Xiaobo Zheng
University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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durable goods, production and pricing, Markov Perfect Equilibrium, strategic consumers, myopic consumers, demand volatility, leadtime

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Optimal Workflow Decisions for Investigators in Systems with Interruptions

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Sep 2011
Gregory Dobson, Tolga Tezcan and Vera Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School
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Mathematical Modeling to Evaluate Batch Operations for Compounded Sterile Products

Tilson, Vera, Gregory Dobson, Curtis E. Haas, and David Tilson. "Mathematical modeling to reduce waste of compounded sterile products in hospital pharmacies." Hospital pharmacy 49, no. 7 (2014): 616-627.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 May 2013 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester Medical Center and Simon Graduate School of Business, University of Rochester
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Hospital operations, In-hospital pharmacy operations, compounded sterile products production scheduling, inventory modeling

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Models of the Impact of Triage Nurse Standing Orders on Emergency Department Length of Stay

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
University of Alberta - School of Business, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems
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Management of Emergency Departments, Triage Standing Orders, Behavioral Queueing, Early Task Initiation, Queueing Network

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The Impact of Custom Contracting and the Infomediary Role of Healthcare GPOs

Production and Operations Management, Vol 28, Issue 3, 2019
Posted: 09 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2019
Rajib L. Saha, Abraham Seidmann and Vera Tilson
Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs), Healthcare Supply Chain, Information Intermediaries, Custom Contracts

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A Queueing Model to Evaluate the Impact of Patient 'Batching' on Throughput and Flow Time in a Medical Teaching Facility

Simon School Working Paper No. FR 12-01, Dobson, Gregory, Hsiao-Hui Lee, Arvind Sainathan, and Vera Tilson. "A queueing model to evaluate the impact of patient “batching” on throughput and flow time in a medical teaching facility." Manufacturing & Service Operations Management 14, no. 4 (2012): 584-
Posted: 30 May 2012 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, National Chengchi University (NCCU) - Department of Management Information Systems, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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tandem queues, concurrent service, finite buffer, batching, flow time vs. throughput, Health Care Management, Queueing Theory, Service Operations, Dynamic Programming

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Literature Survey: Mathematical Models in the Analysis of Durable Goods with Emphasis on Information Systems and Operations Management Issues

Decision Support Systems, Volume 53, Issue 2, May 2012, Pages 331-344
Posted: 04 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2014
Ravi Mantena, Vera Tilson and Xiaobo Zheng
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, University of Rochester - Simon Business School and University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Monotonicity Properties of Wholesale Price Contracts

Mathematical Social Sciences 56(1): 127-143 (2008)
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2012
Vera Tilson
University of Rochester - Simon Business School

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Scheduling Projects with Stochastic Activity Duration to Maximize EPV

European Journal of Operational Research 198(3): 697-705 (2009)
Posted: 20 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2012
University of Rochester - Simon Business School, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University and North Dakota State University - Department of Management, Marketing & Finance

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Project Management, Dynamic Programming/Optimal Control: Applications