Health Care

Beta Gamma Sigma

Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

November 22, 2021

The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, welcomed its newest members on Nov. 17, 2021.

Paulo Goes, dean of the A. B. Freeman School of Business

Dean Goes to deliver first 'State of the School' address at Wave '21

November 08, 2021

Dean Paulo Goes, who became the 14th dean of Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business in August 2021, will deliver his first “State of the School” address on Nov. 12 as part of Wave ’21 – Homecoming, Reunion and Family Weekend.

Paulo Goes

Paulo Goes named dean of Freeman School

June 16, 2021

Paulo Goes, Dean and Halle Chair in Leadership at the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management, has been named dean of Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business, effective Aug. 23, 2021.

Research Notes: Claire Senot

November 30, 2020

Claire Senot's paper “Reflections on Continuity of Care and Risk of Readmission” was recently accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management.

PMBA course leads to life-saving surgery

August 22, 2020

When Dr. Rizwan Aslam enrolled in the Freeman School’s PMBA program, he expected to get a peek inside the business world. He didn’t expect to save someone’s life.

NBC News: Med students send message with plantation photo: We are our ancestors' wildest dreams

December 20, 2019

Russell Ledet (MD/MBA ’22) was interviewed by NBC News and other media about the viral photo he organized showing black Tulane University medical students posing at Whitney Plantation in Edgard, Louisiana.

Research Notes: Claire Senot

March 18, 2019

Claire Senot's paper “Continuity of Care and Risk of Readmission: An Investigation into the Healthcare Journey of Heart Failure Patients" has been accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management (POM).

New Orleans startup aims to minimize hospital wait times

March 12, 2019

Every year, hospitals around the country lose out on millions of dollars in Medicare reimbursements due to low patient satisfaction scores. DOCPACE, a New Orleans startup founded by native Shelby Sanderford, might just be the solution.

Research Notes: Claire Senot

February 23, 2016

Claire Senot's article "Collaborations between Service Professionals during the Delivery of Health Care: Evidence from a Multiple-Case Study in U.S. Hospitals," co-authored with Aravind Chandrasekaran and Peter T. Ward of Ohio State University, has been accepted for publication in Journal of Operations Management. Senot is an assistant professor of management science at the A. B. Freeman School of Business.

Research Notes: Claire Senot

September 25, 2015

Claire Senot's article What Has the Biggest Impact on Hospital Readmission Rates, co-authored with Aravind Chandrasekaran, was recently published in Harvard Business Review. The article, based on a recent paper of her published in Management Science, suggests that communication between caregivers and patients has the biggest impact on reducing hospital readmission rates and that hospitals that prioritize communication with patients in addition to complying with evidence-based standards of care can reduce readmission rates by 5 percent. Senot is an assistant professor of management...

Research Notes: Claire Senot

May 19, 2015

Claire Senot's paper “Role of Bottom-up Decision Processes in Improving Care Quality: A Contingency Perspective,” co-authored with Aravind Chandrasekaren and Peter Ward, has been accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management.  Senot is an assistant professor of management science at the Freeman School.