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Clinical decision support and Variation in Clinical Care

Photo Credit: Anne-Lise Heinrichs In this digital age, the widespread use of electronic medical records (EMRs) has been transformative to the practice of medicine, and the development and use of clinical decision support tools (CDS) are growing in popularity with great potential to improve both quality and cost of healthcare delivery. While CDS is not the…

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AI in accelerating drug discovery and development

>>>>REGISTER HERE<<<< DESCRIPTION This breakfast briefing will examine the importance of Artificial Intelligence in accelerating drug development and drug discovery. The speakers will share their succss stories and practical case examples of how they have harnessed machine learning to ‘go faster’ and shorten the development and testing phase from 3-5 years to 1 year. Places…

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What is a digital therapeutic and will it impact AI?

While definitions vary, digital health products usually refer to information and communications technologies used to send, receive or exchange medical information. Typical examples include telemedicine, mobile apps and predictive analytics. More recently, however, with the realization that many digital health products are not subjected to clinical testing, a new category has emerged-digital therapeutics. According to…

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The Challenge of Medical Artificial Intelligence

By LA Celi, DJ Stone Marvin Minsky, the great cognitive scientist at MIT, defined artificial intelligence (AI) as “the science of making machines do things that would require intelligence if done by man.” Medicine, an area currently undergoing an accelerating and sometimes painful period of digitization, presents a particular problem for creating these intelligent machines…