We spoke to Tuomas Kannas, Co-Founder and Senior Vice President at TrueMed. Tuomas gave us his thoughts on AI in medicine ahead of his presentation at Intelligent Health Inspired (25 – 27 May 2020), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.
Q: What excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?
Interdisciplinary possibilities, better health results, faster diagnostic outputs.
Q: What’s your biggest fear about the application of AI in health/medicine?
Insufficient and biased source data, bad/hostile/political motives, lack of rules.
Q: How do you think AI will make its biggest mark in healthcare in the next 5 years? 10 years? 20 years?
People live longer, healthier and socioeconomic resources are used more efficiently.
Q: How do you think AI will change human contact in healthcare?
Less face-to-face meetings and less waiting.
Q: What does AI mean for the skill requirements of health professionals? How will it change?
More skills needed, ICT skills relevant for all professionals, more interdisciplinary skills.
Q: Which 2 people do you admire most in the world of AI?
Alan Turing and Allen Newell.
Tuomas Kannas will speak at Intelligent Health Inspired (25 – 27 May 2020), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine. Join Tuomas and the global AI and healthcare community to create a future where AI will revolutionize health and #saveliveswithai
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