Global Health Forum: Data-based and AI approaches to Healthcare

There is currently a surge of interest in the application and development of data-rich approaches in the healthcare sector for analytics, monitoring and decision-making. The range of applications extends from the patient level to organisational aspects of healthcare provision.

This Forum will highlight some of the directions currently being pursued across academic departments at Imperial in close collaboration with Imperial NHS Trusts and Centres using healthcare data in conjunction with advanced computational and mathematical techniques.

The Forum is co-organised by the Institute for Global Health Innovation and the EPSRC Centre for Mathematics of Precision Healthcare and will be followed by a Q&A answer highlighting ongoing research and opportunities

Speakers include:

Dr Aldo Faisal,

Director of the Behaviour Analytics Lab at the Data Science Institute, Imperial College London Associate Professor for Neurotechnology, Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London

‘Towards the RoboDoc – Human-in-the-Loop AI harnessing millions of doctor-patient interactions’

Mr Erik Mayer,

Clinical Senior Lecturer, Department of Surgery & Cancer, Imperial College London Transformation Chief Clinical Information Officer (ICHNT), Centre for Health Policy, Institute for Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London

“Patient safety data and data analytics within Imperial NHS Trusts”

Professor Mauricio Barahona,

Chair in Biomathematics, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London

Director of the EPSRC Centre for Mathematics of Precision Healthcare, Imperial College London

“From free text to clusters of content in health records: an unsupervised graph partitioning approach”

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