Document Type : Research Paper

Authors

1 Ph.D. Student, in Department of Technology Management, Faculty of Management and Economics, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.

2 Department of Industrial Management, Karaj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Karaj, Iran.

3 Department of Industrial Management, Shiaz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shiraz, Iran

10.22034/jtd.2023.708873

Abstract

In this article, the results of the investigation of the key factors affecting the portfolio management of research and development projects based on information technology in the field of health and treatment are presented using the Delphi method. For this purpose, an explanation will be given first about the management of research and development project portfolio, and then the research problem will be defined by providing evidence from all the studies conducted in Iran and the world. The review of previous researches and studies in the field of key factors on the management of the portfolio of research and development projects on information technology in the field of health and treatment and their summary forms the next part of the article. In the following, the research method, especially the Delphi method, is explained, and at the end, the findings of this research are described and analyzed. To carry out this research, firstly, with library, studies and literature review of the research topic and the opinion of experts in the field of study, key factors and indicators were extracted on "management of the portfolio of research and development projects based on information technology in the field of health and treatment" and 67 indicators for research were identified. In this research, a 7-point Likert scale was used to obtain experts' opinions. Based on the findings of this research, the data of experts in this field were analyzed. These factors were categorized into three categories: main, contextual, and environmental factors, and at the end of the third round of Delphi, less important indicators were removed. At the end, limitations and suggestions are presented.

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