All publications of “Cora Hors”

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Application of the enterprise management tools Lean Six Sigma and PMBOK in developing a program of research management

Cora Hors, Anna Carla Goldberg, Ederson Haroldo Pereira de Almeida, Fernando Galan Babio Júnior, Luiz Vicente Rizzo

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000400015

Objective:Introduce a program for the management of scientific research in a General Hospital employing the business management tools Lean Six Sigma and PMBOK for project management in this area.METHODS:The Lean Six Sigma methodology was used to improve the management of the institution’s scientific research through a specific tool (DMAIC) for identification, implementation and posterior analysis based on PMBOK practices of the solutions found.RESULTS:We present our solutions for the management of institutional research projects at the Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Brasileira Albert […]

Return on Scientific Investment – RoSI: a PMO dynamical index proposal for scientific projects performance evaluation and management

Cristofer André Caous, Birajara Machado, Cora Hors, Andrea Kaufmann Zeh, Cleber Gustavo Dias, Edson Amaro Junior

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000200017

Objective:To propose a measure (index) of expected risks to evaluate and follow up the performance analysis of research projects involving financial and adequate structure parameters for its development.METHODS:A ranking of acceptable results regarding research projects with complex variables was used as an index to gauge a project performance. In order to implement this method the ulcer index as the basic model to accommodate the following variables was applied: costs, high impact publication, fund raising, and patent registry. The proposed structured […]