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Ph.D. Student - Operations Research


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  • Ph.D. Operations Research (Expected 2024), Georgia Institute of Technology
  • B. Engineering Science (2019), University of Auckland
  • M.S. Operations Research (2022), Georgia Institute of Technology


Jade is a PhD candidate in Operations Research at the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, advised by Professors Turgay Ayer (Georgia Tech) and Jagpreet Chhatwal (MGH Institute for Technology Assessment). She specializes in health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) with technical expertise in simulation modeling and cost-effectiveness analysis. Her doctoral thesis comprises three current and important pandemics: COVID-19, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and opioid use disorder. Jade is a recipient of the George Family Foundation Fellowship award.