Douglas Bish, PhD, Associate Professor (Email: drb1 [at] vt [dot] edu)
Secondary appointment: VTC School of Medicine
My research interests are on the application of operations research and related techniques to solve problems in healthcare, emergency management, and logistics. I was the recipient of the 2011 INFORMS Pierskalla award for the best paper in healthcare and the National Science Foundation CAREER award. I have research funding from the National Science Foundation and Carilion Clinic, among others. I teach courses on optimization and logistics.