In this episode, we’re joined by Peter Lee, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft Research responsible for the company’s healthcare initiatives.
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Peter and I met a few months ago at the Microsoft Ignite conference, where he gave me some really interesting takes on AI development in China. You can find more on that topic in the show notes. This conversation centers the three impact areas Peter sees for AI in healthcare, namely diagnostics and therapeutics, tools, and the future of precision medicine. We dig into some examples in each area, and Peter details the realities of applying machine learning and some of the impediments to rapid scale.
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Mentioned in the Interview
- Blog: On AI in China w/ Peter Lee
- Paper: Deep Residual Learning for Image Recognition
- Antonio Criminisi
- Adaptive Biotechnologies
- Check out this episode of the Women in Business & Technology podcast on the intersection of AI and ML in Healthcare
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“More On That Later” by Lee Rosevere licensed under CC By 4.0