Professor Shi joined Krannert School of Management as an assistant professor in January 2014. She received her Ph.D. Degree from Georgia Institute of Technology before joining Purdue. Her research interests include service operations and stochastic modeling,
with a focus on healthcare operations. She has collaborations with practitioners and faculty members from different healthcare organizations, including major hospitals in the US and Singapore. Professor Shi teaches Operations Management.
Reducing Hospital Readmissions
Professor Pengyi Shi on using data analytics to reduce hospital readmissions and congestion
Krannert and Kelley business schools collaborating to help IU Health manage surge of Covid-19 patients
Faculty at two of Indiana’s leading business schools at Indiana and Purdue universities are collaborating on a project with IU Health to help the healthcare provider manage the COVID-19 demand surge in their 16 hospitals across five regions of the state.
Pengyi Shi, assistant professor of supply chain and operations management at Krannert, led the patient-flow workload team.