[Dept of Engineering] [Judge Business School]

Small Photo    Stefan Scholtes 

Dennis Gillings Professor of Health Management
Judge Business School and Department of Engineering
Director Cambridge Centre for Health Leadership & Enterprise

Research Interest: Healthcare management, specifically

Organizational determinants of clinical decisions and clinical outcomes
Improving clinical productivity
Design and transformation of local health economies
Methodological Expertise: Causal modelling wtih observational data

Information for prospective PhD students


Healthcare leadership and management, operations management, statistics and business analytics

Working papers
Gatekeeping under Congestion: An Empirical Study of Referral Errors in the Emergency Department
Introduction to Piecewise Differentiable Equations, Springer (2012)
Flexibility in Engineering Design, MIT Press (2011)
Selected recent publications
Economies of scale and scope in hospitals: An empirical study of volume spillovers Management Science (2020)
Separate and concentrate: Accounting for patient complexity in general hospitals Management Science (2019)
Gatekeepers at work: An empirical analysis of a maternity unit Management Science (2017)
Stress on the ward: Evidence for safety tipping points in hospitals, Management Science (2015)
(see publications for further information)
Contact: University of Cambridge, Judge Business School, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1AG, UK, Office KH212, s.scholtes@jbs.cam.ac.uk, Tel +44 (0)1223 339635

Last updated April 2019