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