The program is finalized! Please see below.

Registration deadline extended! You can register until May 15th. –> registration form.


9th Annual Koç University Healthcare Operations Workshop

June 9th, 2023

Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey

Call for Papers 

We invite researchers and practitioners working in the area of Healthcare Operations Management to the 9th Annual Healthcare Operations Workshop at KoçUniversity, which will be held on June 9th, 2023, in Istanbul, Turkey. 

The aim of this interdisciplinary workshop is to bring together researchers from operations research, management and medical sciences, providing an overview of different research problems of interest, and illustrating the use of different methodologies. 

We are honored to have Prof. Margaret Brandeau from Stanford University, Prof. Paulo Gonçalves from  Universita della Svizzera italiana (USI) and James Duggan from University of Galway as guest speakers for our workshop this year.

Since the workshop will be a single-track event, the number of presentations will be limited. If you are interested in presenting at the workshop, please submit your abstract via this abstract submission form.  Abstract submission deadline is March 1st.

The final workshop program will be announced on March 15th. Speakers are expected to send the paper of their talk by May 15th, 2023, Friday, which will be shared with the discussants of the session. 

REGISTRATION (free of charge) deadline is 5th of May. 

There will be no registration fee for the workshop. However due to limited space at the facility there will be some limitations on the attendance. Please register via this registration form.

Location and traveling

The workshop will be held at the Koç University campus in Sarıyer, Istanbul. 

More information about the venue, accommodation suggestions, and transportation options will be posted on the conference website: Please feel free to contact the organizing committee if you have any questions.

We hope to see you at the workshop!

Organizing Committee

*The 9th Annual Koç University Healthcare Operations Workshop is supported by the 2232 International Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers Program of TUBITAK..