Tuesday, March 31
MaRS Discovery District
All paid MaRS conference passes
AI and Devices: Smart Solutions, Changing Healthcare
This session explores how AI is being used to support healthcare today and how these technologies are being integrated into existing health systems – specifically as it relates to imaging and diagnostics.
Meet the innovators tailoring machine-learning algorithms to equip frontline care workers with critical insights. Speakers hail from the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, the Vector Institute, the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St. Michael’s Hospital, startups such as WinterLight Labs, MIMOSA Diagnostics and ODS Medical.
Co-Founder and CEO, WinterLight Labs
Liam is the cofounder and CEO of WinterLight Labs, which uses speech and machine learning to detect Alzheimer’s disease. Liam has conducted research in cognitive neurology focusing on mapping motor areas with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and analyzing pre-surgical fMRI brain mapping data. Liam completed a BSc in Computer Science and an MSc in […]
Dr. Karen Cross
Co-Founder and CEO, MIMOSA Diagnostics
The future of patient-centric healthcare will be built by doctor-technologists, and Dr. Karen Cross is among those leading the way. As Co-Founder and CEO of MIMOSA Diagnostics, Dr. Cross is building the next generation of mHealth medical devices, powered by AI and designed for patients. Dr. Cross’ extensive professional experience both as a wound specialist, […]
Vice President of Data Science and Advanced Analytics, Unity Health Toronto
Dr. Mamdani is Vice President of Data Science and Advanced Analytics at Unity Health Toronto. Dr. Mamdani’s team bridges advanced analytics including machine learning with clinical and management decision making to improve patient outcomes and hospital efficiency. Dr. Mamdani is also Professor in the Department of Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine, the Leslie Dan […]
Director of AI, Surgical Safety Technologies
Frank Rudzicz is a scientist at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael’s Hospital, Director of Artificial Intelligence at Surgical Safety Technologies Inc., an associate professor of Computer Science at the University of Toronto, co-founder and President of WinterLight Labs Inc., faculty member at the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence, President of the […]
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