Dr. Andrea Gershon, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to change the delivery of health care. It builds on technology such as decision support and machine learning. All use Big Data. This presentation will review what these terms mean, discuss the promise of AI, point out its limitation, and present what new innovative work is happening with big data in lung health today.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Discuss what are artificial intelligence and machine learning;
  • Understand the potential of AI in healthcare; and
  • Understand the limitations of machine learning and big data in respirology.