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Lead Analyst, Supply Chain Optimization Dr. Hua Ni

Dr. Hua Ni is the supply chain optimization lead analyst for GHSC-PSM and an associate partner of IBM GBS Public Service. For the last 14 years, he has been actively applying operations research and analytics in operations, logistics, and supply chain areas.

by Dr. Hua Ni

Operating a Global Health Supply Chain in Low-Resource Settings

This post originally appeared on the APICS blog. Companies work tirelessly to optimize supply chain management and enhance end-to-end performance. From agribusiness to information technology, we all strive for better data, stronger foresight and breakthrough innovations. And, of course, we want that all-important metric — on-time delivery. But the global health sector confronts a unique…

Who Says Math Isn’t Cool? Applying Mathematical Optimization in Public Health Supply Chains

Across industries, companies work tirelessly to optimize their supply chains to get customers what they want, when they want it, and spend as little money as possible in the process. From agribusiness to e-commerce and information technology, companies strive for better data, stronger foresight, and breakthrough innovations that allow them to deliver high-quality goods faster…