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Press Release - AI based Rapid on-site cytology solution for EBUS Bronchoscopy

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 12, 2019 1:03:57 PM

Mumbai/London/Basel, August 12th, 2019

 

AI based Rapid on-site cytology solution for EBUS Bronchoscopy

 

AIRA MATRIX, HOLMUSK and CURO-HEALTH are pleased to announce partnership to develop an Artificial Intelligence based image analysis solution for Rapid On Site Evaluation (“ROSE”) of EBUS-TBNA samples in collaboration with Dr. Suman Paul, Specialist Registrar in Respiratory Medicine, Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. First results will be presented at the Intelligent Health 2019 conference in Basel, Switzerland on September 11 and 12, 2019. This solution is meant to develop a device to provide rapid on-site cytology for bronchoscopy specimens to aid the tissue diagnosis of lung cancer.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

How Can Big Tech Make the Biggest Impact on Healthcare?

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 6, 2019 5:21:32 PM

It’s no secret that the opportunity in unearthing hidden insights in healthcare data is huge.

 

“The biosciences are swimming in data. The total amount of knowledge in healthcare doubles every 73 days, and it turns out that scientists can now create more information in a couple of weeks, than they could create in a lifetime only three years ago.”

 

Those are the words of Toby Cosgrove – former CEO of (the) Cleveland Clinic who, last year, joined Google as Executive Advisor to the Google Cloud Healthcare and Life Sciences team. His mission is to bring together healthcare practitioners and engineers to collaborate and realise the potential that healthcare data presents.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

Beyond the Hype: The Real-World Ways AI Can Advance Health

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jul 30, 2019 4:36:58 PM

There is much excitement in the world of AI and healthcare. From the promise of mass analysis and management of patient health records, to advanced predictive diagnosis methods, it’s easy to be optimistic about the future of healthcare when you consider the potential power of well-distributed, ethically robust and technically advanced AI systems. And with the AI market looking to grow at an annual rate of 40% through to 2021, reaching $6.6 billion that year as opposed to only $600 million in 2014, the business opportunity in field is attracting a new wave of entrepreneurs, clinicians and scientists adopting AI systems into the heart of their healthcare innovations.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

The world's largest summit dedicated to AI in medicine partners with the Novartis Foundation and NHSx

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jul 29, 2019 11:09:43 AM

CREATING A FUTURE WHERE AI WILL TRANSFORM HEALTH
THE WORLD'S LARGEST SUMMIT DEDICATED TO AI IN MEDICINE PARTNERS WITH THE NOVARTIS FOUNDATION AND NHSX TO REVOLUTIONISE AI IN MEDICINE IN LINE WITH THE UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

 

Brought to you by InspiredMinds, the team behind World Summit AI (where the global AI agenda is set annually), Intelligent Health 2019 will host over 2,000 attendees, bring together 100 of the brightest brains in healthcare and tech to take centre stage, and aims to create a future where AI revolutionises healthcare.

 

You can have a sneak peek at the first 60 ground-breaking speakers confirmed so far, find out more about this inspiring event on our website and watch the 2018 aftermovie to get a taste of what's coming.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

From predictive to interpretable models

Posted by Volv Global on Jul 23, 2019 10:54:03 AM

By Christopher Rudolf, Founder and CEO at Volv Global

Quantifying Predictive Power of Features in Electronic Health Record Models – the Volv inTrigue way

When we work on complex prediction models with our inTrigue methodology, we are often asked to help clinicians and others to interpret these models by listing the patient features (attributes) which are used by the model to form its predictions.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

Speaker spotlight: General Electric’s GM of Women’s Health Ultrasound shares his biggest AI fear

Posted by GE Healthcare on Jul 16, 2019 2:40:54 PM

In 8 weeks’ time, Intelligent Health (11th-12th September), the world’s largest CPD accredited summit dedicated to AI in healthcare is descending on Basel, Switzerland.

 

To give you a taster of what's to come, meet Mr Roland Rott, Global GM of Women’s Health Ultrasound for GE Healthcare who joins our 2019 line up!


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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

Finding Patients for Rare Diseases: Accurate insight into rare diseases and targeted medicines enhanced by AI

Posted by Volv Global on Jul 9, 2019 3:13:38 PM

By Christopher Rudolf, Founder and CEO at Volv Global

 

The Case Study Problem

 

This case study derives from an ongoing Volv engagement, which started in July 2017. A pharmaceutical company approached Volv Global to develop a prediction model to identify additional patients suffering from the rare disease treatable by its specialist medicine.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

Refocusing Market Access for Difficult to diagnose diseases

Posted by Volv Global on Jun 26, 2019 12:09:51 PM

By Christopher Rudolf, Founder and CEO at Volv Global

 

Redefining your strategy using machine learning with Volv inTrigue

In this series of conversations with Volv leaders, I have been talking with Dr Mike Tremblay, Volv’s Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, about what differentiates the company in terms of value delivery into markets for our customers. I hope that this is of interest to those of you working with difficult to diagnose diseases and rare diseases in your daily activities.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, MedTech

Where can big tech companies make the biggest impact on healthcare? Ask Dr. Toby Cosgrove

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jun 21, 2019 2:14:35 PM

Where can big tech companies make the biggest impact on healthcare?

 

That’s what Dr. Toby Cosgrove, Executive Advisor to Google Cloud and Former President & CEO of the Cleveland Clinic will be answering at Intelligent Health 2019 in Switzerland this September.

 

Cosgrove, who currently serves as an Executive Adviser to the Cleveland Clinic, is helping Google Cloud to achieve what is known in healthcare circles as the ‘quadruple aim’, an effort to improve patient experience, boost population health and reduce the cost of healthcare while also creating a better work experience for clinicians and staff.

 
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Topics: AI, HealthTech

How to estimate the age of your brain with MRI data - A practical guide for applying machine learning in healthcare

Posted by Simon Jégou, Data Scientist @ Owkin on Jun 12, 2019 1:00:09 PM

Healthcare is an industry that raises the highest hopes regarding the potential benefits of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Physicians and medical researchers will not become programmers or data scientists overnight, nor will they be replaced by them, but they will need an understanding of what AI actually is and how it works. Similarly, data scientists will need to collaborate closely with doctors to focus on relevant medical questions and understand patients behind the data.


 
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Topics: AI, Medical, HealthTech