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Giving Back Patient Hours in Cancer Treatment

In the USA, more than 15 million people alive have suffered from cancer. Innovative organizations are developing cutting edge therapies to improve the cancer treatment and survivorship. Organizations track patient hours as a metric for quality. In an already stressful experience for cancer patients and family, every hour given back to a patient is priceless.

In this issue we share how Arena is being used to give back patient hours in innovative cancer research centers.

Featured Article:

The Problem is Process, Not People

By Jon Santavy, International Partner Manager


"It was a system failure."    - United CEO.

It's easy to blame a person, and if you want to improve it's imperative to blame the process.

Featured Case Study:

Giving Back 15,000 Hours of Patient Time


Recent breakthroughs in cancer research leads to 2.5x increase in scheduled patients, requiring process changes to accomodate the new demand.

Consultants Corner:

Planning Flexibility Into Complex Models

By Melanie Barker, Arena Simulation Consultant


Efficient modelers plan flexibility before modeling, and it’s not always an easy decision.  Melanie shares her decision process when considering the best strategy.

Tips and Tricks:

Keep Calm and Stay Organized

By Nancy Zupick, Arena Consulting Manager


"A goal without a plan is just a wish."

- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

In this Tips & Tricks, Nancy shares her tips for keeping models organized and more.

Issue 16 | June 2017

Arena User Group

Arena has a very active user community on LinkedIn. Ask questions, learn about best practices and connect with other simulation professionals.

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The Next Generation

Arena 15 makes modeling easier, faster, and more powerful. 

Learn about Arena v15

Upcoming Events

Rockwell Automation TechED

June 11-16, 2017 - Orlando

Learn how Arena fits into the Connected Enterprise. Our sessions are scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday. You can learn more about the event here.

Decision Science Forum 2017

June 16, 2017 - Bologna, Italy

Innovative simulation and optimization solutions discussed by industry leaders. View the agenda and register here.

UK Simulation Seminar

June 27, 2017 - Milton Keynes

Join us for a free half day workshop in the UK with industry and application training. More information and register for the event here.


Upcoming Training Dates

Arena Public Training

Jul 11 - 14, 2017 
Aug 22 - 25, 2017 
Nov 7 - 10, 2017 

Austin, TX
Registration Info

For information for global training dates, click here



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