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May 31, 2019 - UCLA Health is deploying cloud computing services, powered by artificial intelligence, to advance precision medicine research and improve patient care. The cloud computing services, provided by Microsoft, will enable UCLA Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine to synthesize vast amounts of clinical data and increase collaboration among researchers. “Our data capabilities with Microsoft Azure will bring more medical discoveries and effective therapies to...

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If you had the chance to lower your health insurance premiums or to receive incentives for behaving healthily, would you do it? Vitality Health is counting on your answer being “yes.” The company believes the way to revolutionize healthcare is to pay for wellness rather than pay for sickness as traditional insurance companies do. They use technology and data to track—and reward—healthy behavior. This Health Insurance Company Tracks Customers' Exercise And Eating Habits...

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A groundbreaking project to tackle one of the world's most pressing and complex health challenges—antimicrobial resistance (AMR)—has secured a $1 million boost. UTS will lead a consortium of 26 researchers from 14 organisations in the development of an AMR 'knowledge engine' capable of predicting outbreaks and informing interventions, supported by a grant from the Medical Research Future Fund.

16 May

For statisticians, the career outlook is rosy, even for entry-level job candidates. Organizations around the world need specialists who can translate data into actionable reports that inform mission-critical decision-making. The post Data Science is Essential for 21st Century Innovation: Here’s Why appeared first on Innovation Management.

15 May

Interactions with artificial intelligence (AI) will become an increasingly common aspect of our lives. A team at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now completed the first study of how "embodied AI" can help treat mental illness. Their conclusion: Important ethical questions of this technology remain unanswered. There is urgent need for action on the part of governments, professional associations and researchers.