Sergei Savin, PhD

Sergei Savin

Associate Professor of Operations, Information, and Decisions, The Wharton School

Research Interests:

Capacity and patient flow management in health care operations, diffusion models for new products and services, revenue management


About Sergei:

Sergei Savin’s research expertise is centered on operational aspects of health care delivery, improving patient access to care, and optimal management of diagnostic and treatment capacity. His articles have appeared in Management Science, Operations Research, and Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, among others. He also actively participates in editorial activities for several premier journals including Management Science, Operations Research, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, and Production and Operations Management.

Professor Savin teaches a PhD course on optimization, the core MBA course on business analytics, and the core undergraduate course on operations and information management.

Before joining Wharton, Professor Savin was on the faculty at the Columbia Business School and the London Business School. He received a PhD in Physics from the University of Pennsylvania and a PhD in Operations.

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Executive Education Programs Taught:

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