AI and Machine Learning

Using Artificial Intelligence to Combat Information Overload in Research

Using Artificial Intelligence to Combat Information Overload in Research

Author(s): Douglas Raymond
Using Artificial Intelligence to Combat Information Overload in Research 620 375 IEEE Pulse

Scientists striving for impact in their fields and to develop their own careers must publish papers that represent new and important science, typically in a peer-reviewed journal. The number of scientific…

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Engineering Bias in AI

Engineering Bias in AI

Author(s): Cynthia Weber
Engineering Bias in AI 615 375 IEEE Pulse

After working at Apple designing circuits and signal processing algorithms for products including the first iPad, Timnit Gebru (above) received her Ph.D. from the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory in the…

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Machine learning is helping clinicians

AI Tackles Hospital Infections

Author(s): Jennifer Berglund
AI Tackles Hospital Infections 618 372 IEEE Pulse

For Ashley Zappia (pictured lower right), getting her hands dirty was part of her job. Even though she always tried to remain as clean as possible, her work as a…

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PULSE On Stage: Can Healthcare Be Artificially Intelligent Yet Naturally Smart?

PULSE On Stage: Can Healthcare Be Artificially Intelligent Yet Naturally Smart?

Author(s): IEEE Pulse
PULSE On Stage: Can Healthcare Be Artificially Intelligent Yet Naturally Smart? 620 375 IEEE Pulse

Concurrent with EMBC18, IEEE Pulse on Stage hosted industry experts to explore the challenges and opportunities artificial intelligence holds for healthcare and research. Presenters included Michael Taborn, Chief Architect, IOTG…

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The Human Touch

The Human Touch

Author(s): Jim Banks
The Human Touch 618 372 IEEE Pulse

We live in a time when science fiction can quickly become science fact. Within a generation, the Internet has matured from a technological marvel to a utility, and mobile telephones…

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Machine Learning Takes on Health Care

Author(s): Leslie Mertz
Machine Learning Takes on Health Care 620 374 IEEE Pulse

FIGURE 1 Leonard D’Avolio, Ph.D. When Leonard D’Avolio (Figure 1: Photo courtesy of Cyft) was working on his Ph.D. degree in biomedical informatics, he saw the power of machine learning…

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PULSE On Stage: Can AI Truly Transform Healthcare? Reality vs. Hype

PULSE On Stage: Can AI Truly Transform Healthcare? Reality vs. Hype

Author(s): IEEE Pulse
PULSE On Stage: Can AI Truly Transform Healthcare? Reality vs. Hype 618 371 IEEE Pulse

IEEE PULSE On Stage brings together global thought leaders in the fields of biomedical engineering and medicine to inform, connect and effect change to benefit human life through inspiring talks…

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Cognitive Computing and the Future of Health Care

Cognitive Computing and the Future of Health Care

Author(s): Mohamed Nooman Ahmed, Andeep S. Toor, Kelsey O'Neil, Dawson Friedland
Cognitive Computing and the Future of Health Care 618 372 IEEE Pulse

Welcome to the era of cognitive health care, a new partnership between human beings and technology with the goal of transforming health care on a global scale. Cognitive systems that…

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Opportunities for Data Science in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Opportunities for Data Science in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Author(s): Nirmal Keshava
Opportunities for Data Science in the Pharmaceutical Industry 618 372 IEEE Pulse

By the numbers, 2016 was not a good year for the U.S. pharmaceutical industry. As of early December, only 19 new drugs had been approved by the Food and Drug…

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