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Assistant Professor, Supply Chain and Information Management
Faculty Associate, Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Research

David Zepeda

325G Hayden Hall
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5000

617.373.3549
d.zepeda@neu.edu


Profile

Education

PhD in Supply Chain and Operations, University of Minnesota
MBA in Operations Management, University of Tulsa
BS in Electrical Engineering, Milwaukee School of Engineering

Research & Teaching Interests

Professor Zepeda’s primary research interest is in the area of managing technologies and resources across the health care supply chain with particular emphasis on reducing disparities in the delivery of chronic care.

Industry & Academic Experience

Professor Zepeda has over 10 years of experience in the industrial automation and newspaper industries holding various positions in engineering and management as well as consulting. Through his research, teaching, and industry experience, Professor Zepeda has worked with a variety of companies including: Hennepin County Medical Center, ABB, Maschinenfabrik WIFAG AG, World Publishing Co., Oklahoma Offset Inc., and Dow Jones and Company.

Services to the Profession

Professor Zepeda is a member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) and the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS). He has served as a board member for the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).

Awards & Recognition

Participant at the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) for research interest in anxiety disorders and depression in La Jolla, California (2013).

2nd Place Best Paper Award at the POMS College of Healthcare Operations Management Track (2012).

Richard A. Freund International Scholarship from the American Society for Quality (ASQ) (2011).

Presentations

Selected Presentations

Zepeda, David (Presenter & Author), D'Amore-McKim School of Business Research Showcase Series, "Health Care Supply Chain Design for Reducing Disparities in the Delivery of Health Care", D'Amore-McKim Shool of Business, Boston, MA. (October 31, 2013).

Zepeda, David (Presenter & Author), Academy of Management Annual Meeting (Refereed), "Delivering Behavioral Health Care through Primary Care Supply Chain: Towards Socially Responsible Design for Reducing Disparities", Orlando, FL. (August 13, 2013).

Zepeda, David (Presenter & Author), Production and Operations Management Society Annual Meeting, "Health Care Supply Chain Design for Primary Care: Reducing Disparities in Behavioral Health Care Delivery", Denver, CO. (May 4, 2013).

Zepeda, David (Presenter & Author), Anxiety Disorders and Depression Conference (Refereed), "Reducing Disparities in Behavioral Health Care Delivery at the Community Level: The Case of Depression and the Role of Health Care Supply Chain Design for Primary Care", Anxiety and Depression Association of America, La Jolla, CA. (April 15, 2013).

Zepeda, David (Presenter & Author), Minnesota Health Services Research Conference (Refereed), "Health Care Supply Chain Design for Primary Care: Reducing Disparities in Behavioral Health Care Delivery", University of Minnesota School of Public Health, St. Paul, MN. (March 5, 2013).

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