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Media Coverage for Tugce Martagan’s VENI Grant

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September 12, 2017

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Association Innovative Medicines: the association for innovative medicines in The Netherlands - is the industry association for the Dutch branches of innovative pharmaceutical companies. The association has recently published a news article that covers Tugce Martagan’s research on the pharmaceutical R&D. The research project has recently been awarded with the VENI grant from NWO, and focuses on building ‘Optimization Models for Faster and Affordable Access to Rare Disease Therapeutics’. The article describes the motivation and objectives of Tugce’s VENI research, and is sent out to 2.000 emails of pharmaceutical companies, journalists and parliamentarians. to access the news... More...

Dr. Tugce Martagan receives Veni grant

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September 4, 2017

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Dr. Tugce Martagan received a Veni grant. The ‘Veni’ is awarded each year by NWO. This grant is aimed at giving promising young researchers the possibility to spend three years developing their ideas. The project of Tugce: Better availability of rare drugs Dr. Tugce Gizem Martagan - Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences Supervisors: prof.dr.ir. Geert-Jan van Houtum and prof.dr.ir. Ivo Adan More than 30 million people in Europe suffer from a rare disease. This concerns over 7000 different rare diseases but treatment is only available for 300 of these. So it takes a long time, for example, for specific drugs to reach the market since ... More...

TU/e student André Snoeck winner Netherlands Logistics Master Thesis Award

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June 30, 2017

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André Snoeck, a recent graduate from the master Operations Management and Logistics from Eindhoven University of Technology, received the Netherlands Logistics Master Thesis Award during the annual vLm (vereniging Logistiek management) conference for his work on supply chain risk management. Manja Klater, student Operations Management and Logistics and finalist for the Dutch Bachelor Thesis Award Logistics, put on an impressive performance defending her bachelor thesis, but the award was won by Isabelle van Schilt from the TU Delft. Relevant Chairman of both vLm and the award jury, professor Jack van der Veen, praised Snoeck’s 'structured and clearly written’ thesis... More...

Jan Fransoo received prestigious M&SOM service award

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March 13, 2017

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Jan Fransoo, Professor of Operations Management & Logistics in the OPAC group of the School of Industrial Engineering, has received the prestigious 2016 M&SOM Meritorious Service Award. This Award recognizes the best reviewers of academic papers submitted to the M&SOM journal, which is commonly recognized as one of the top journals in the field of Operations Management. Of the thousands of reviews conducted annually for the journal, Fransoo’s reveiews have consistently received the highest possible rating for being fair, critical, constructive and timely. He is one of only two Europeans receiving thi... More...