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Smart Tech Investments Can Stop the Next Pandemic and Strengthen Global Health

Posted by The Novartis Foundation on May 19, 2020 10:19:44 AM
By Dr. Ann Aerts, head of the Novartis Foundation, which focuses on how data, digital and AI can transform global health.
 
As the COVID-19 crisis unfolds, the unsteady response can be boiled down to one explanation: We weren’t prepared. 
 
News reports show that even countries with the strongest health care systems have been short of health care workers, hospital space and personal protective equipment for medical staff. And without coordinated systems for managing equipment, hospital resources and operations, national leaders have been forced to make decisions on the fly and learn from the mistakes of other countries.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Interview on COVID-19 with Novartis and Microsoft Research

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 13, 2020 12:49:42 PM

On Monday 25th May from 11am – 12pm BST Intelligent Health Inspired will be hosting an exclusive and candid interview with key experts in the field, on COVID-19: Current landscape, use of technology, obstacles and the future.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

The AI and healthcare community join forces in direct response to clinicians demands to be heard

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on May 6, 2020 10:05:34 AM
The most powerful names in AI and the global health community will join forces online for Intelligent Health Inspired (25-27 May 2020).
 
At a time when collaboration globally is more important than ever; innovation must continue and healthcare and technology professionals must join forces to fight the biggest disruptor the world has faced in a generation, COVID-19.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Meet the superheroes working to save lives beyond the current pandemic

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 4, 2020 12:11:57 PM

“How very little can be done under the spirit of fear” – Florence Nightingale

 
In the midst of this pandemic the fate of humanity isn’t resting on the shoulders of superheroes, it is resting on us all - the medical, academic and technology leaders, every one of us as an “Inspired Citizen”.
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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

COVID-19 OPEN AI CONSORTIUM

Posted by Owkin on Apr 29, 2020 11:36:00 AM

Owkin is introducing the Covid-19 Open AI Consortium (COAI) to bring breakthrough medical discoveries and actionable findings to the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

Flattening the COVID-19 curve

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Apr 21, 2020 10:26:20 AM

These are difficult times affecting all aspects of our life and society. Digital health technologies such as AI, big data, 5G and robotics are critical tools in the fight against COVID-19. 

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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

Introducing the world’s largest online global summit dedicated to AI in medicine

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Apr 7, 2020 2:31:49 PM

Those who have learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed – Charles Darwin

We are facing a critical moment in human history and how we pivot, innovate, and adapt services and solutions as a community will define a whole generation. As a member of the Intelligent Health AI community you are a critical 1 of 52,000 multidisciplinary experts and you stand alongside world leading colleagues from 169+ countries. At a time when collaboration globally is now more important than ever; innovation must continue, and we have therefore decided to turn our global organisational force into platforms to fight for improved patient outcomes together.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

New webinar: Long term implications of health data use in the response to COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 31, 2020 3:23:25 PM

Join Intelligent Health AI this Friday at 11am BST as we reveal the 3rd episode of our Going Viral webinar series: Long term implications of health data use in the response to COVID-19.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

The Novartis Foundation, Microsoft and Intelligent Health join forces

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 18, 2020 2:11:14 PM

We're excited to announce that the Novartis Foundation will be returning as Headline Sponsor for the third consecutive year. In addition, Microsoft will join as Lead Technology Sponsor, cementing Intelligent Health as the annual meeting place of the global artificial intelligence and medicine community. 

This year again, over 3,500 healthcare and technology professionals from all over the world will gather in Basel, Switzerland, to work together and help create a future where AI will revolutionize health and #saveliveswithai. 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech

Free Webinar: The UK response to COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 18, 2020 12:19:44 PM

Following the huge success of Intelligent Health’s free debut webinar last week, we are pleased to announce an exciting follow up this week for our UK community!

Future proofing the NHS - How technology is going to play a role in the reaction to COVID-19 within the NHS and how clinicians can deploy technology/telemedicine at pace and scale in response to the ongoing crisis.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19